Malayappa swami, the Utsava murthi of Tirumala Venkateswara Temple seen on the chinnasesha vahanam during the Brahmotsavam festival in Tirumala. Chinnasesha Vahanam is three words - Chinna means small; Sesha is the celestial serpent on whom Lord Vishnu and his consort Lakshmidevi are seated; Vahanam means vehicle.

The lord is taken out on the chinnasesha vahanam on the morning of the second day of Brahmotsavam. The lord takes the appearance as Mohini.

Source: Brahmotsavam - Chinnasesha Vahanam


GNU logo Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts.

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.