The day after the famous Vaikunta Ekadasi is known as Vaikunta Dwadasi at Tirumala Tirupati Balaji Temple. At dawn on the day the famous ‘Sri Swami Pushkarini Teertha Mukkoti’ occurs. Vaikunta Dwadasi 2017 date is December 30 at Tirumala Tirupati Balaji Temple.
It is believed that during Vaikunta Ekadasi all the three crores of Holy Teerthas join in Sri Swami Pushkarini waters (pond) located in the Tirumala Tirupati Balaji Temple complex.
On the morning of Vaikunta Dwadasi, Chakrasnanam is held at the Tirumala Temple.
Later Sri ‘Sudarshana Chakrattalwar’ (Sudarshana Chakra of Vishnu) is taken out from the Ananda Nilayam in procession around the Srivari temple and brought to Sri Varahaswami temple.
After Abhishekam, at the time of ‘Chakrasnanam’ devotees bathe in these sacred waters of pushkarini and purify themselves.
Chakrattalwar is then offered Vastralankaram, Naivedyam and Harati in a splendid manner.
Later Chakrattalwar is taken to Srivari temple.