Bhadrachalam Kalyanam Timings, Ticket Cost and Online booking procedure
Timings: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ticket Cost: Rs.1000 for one couple or Single
Kalyanam will be performed daily in a Mantap which is backside to the temple and is performed once in a day.
Kalyanam on Sri Rama Navami day costs Rs.5000 for one couple or single.
Tickets can be purchased on arrival at the counter for the same day Kalyanam.
This Kalayanam will be performed for the group. 100 – 300 couples will be participating in this Seva. Devotees are allowed to have Darshan after Kalyanam.
Kalyanam will not be performed on Pavitrotsvam, Brahmotsavam and Vaikunta Ekadasi days.
Dress Code: Men: White Pancha, Dhoti / Kurta, Pyjama.
Female: Saree with blouse/ Punjabi Dress with Dupatta / Chudidhar with Dupatta/ Half saree
Bahumanam: Upper Cloth and Blouse piece will be offered.
Bhadrachalam Kalyanam Online booking for Sri Rama Navami
Sita Rama Kalyanam Ticket costs
VVIP Ticket cost: Rs.2000 for one person.
Ubhayadharas Cost: Rs.5000 for 2 persons.
Other tickets, Rs.1116, Rs.500, Rs.200, Rs.100 for one person.
Pattabhishekam Ticket cost
VVIP Ticket cost: Rs.250 for one person
VIP Ticket cost: Rs.100 for one person
Devotees who purchase tickets online have to collect original receipts from Temple CRO anytime between 1st Apr 9:00 am – 5th Apr 9:00 am. Children under 5 years don’t need tickets.
Bhadrachalam Kalyanam Procedure
Sita Rama Kalyanam means Celestial Marriage ceremony for the Lord Sri Rama and Goddess Sita. Marriage will be performed in a Mantap for the Utsava deities Sri Rama and Sita Devi. Temple priests conduct the marriage festival and perform other rituals on behalf of the bride and groom.
In the beginning, Samproksahna will be performed followed by Ankurarpana to invoke Asta Dikpalakas.
Pratisara Bandhana: Utsava deities will be tied with holy threads.
Agni Pratishta: Holy fire will be ignited in the Homa Gundam.
Vastra Samarpana: New clothes will be offered to the deities, Lord Rama and Goddess Sita Devi.
Kanyadanam: Kanyadanam occupies a prominent place in the celestial marriage. Here the Gotra Pravaras of Lord Rama and His Consort Sita will be recited by the priests.
Mangalya Dharana: The Celestial marriage festivals come to an end with Mangalya Dharana.
Temple Darshan Hours:
Morning Hours: 5:00 am – 12:00 pm
Afternoon Hours: 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Reference Link: History