Sri Bramaramba Malleswara Swamyvarla ‘brahmotsavam’ began on a grand note at Sri Bramaramba Malleswara Swamyvarla Devasthanam (Old Sivalayam) here on Thursday.

Temple chief priest Rachakonda Kameswara Sarma and others took out the processional deities in a procession to Rayabara mandapam. The priests performed rituals such as ‘mangala snanalu’. Goddess Bramaramba was decked up with a variety of flowers. The priests performed ‘vigneswara pooja’, ‘akhanda jyothi prathisthapana’ etc. Later, ‘panchamrita abhishekam’ was performed.

Temple EO Nela Sandhya, committee chairman Kaja Lakshmi Venkata Mohan Raoand others were present.