The brahmotsavam at Sri Vellleswarar Temple on South Mada Street, Mylapore began with the flag hoisting ceremony on Sunday morning, at 7 a.m. The day’s rituals then continued with the pooja to Sukkirar after which the deity was taken out in a procession.
The Adhikara Nandhi will be held on May 26, 6 a.m and the grand ther procession will be on May 30.
The festival will finish with a Thirukalyanam to be held on June 2. For details contact 24611393.