As per the customs, the ‘Vaikunta Dwaram’, located adjacent to the sanctum sanctorum of the temple, is open for the pilgrims to walk through it only on ‘Vaikunta Ekadasi’ and ‘Vaikunta Dwadasi’ days.
The nine-day annual Brahmotsavams of Lord Venkateswara concluded with Chakrasnanam at the pushkarini here on Tuesday.
Decorated chariot, carrying deities, passes through mada streets; dozens of cultural troupes precede procession
3.5 lakh devotees converge at hill shrine to witness event; TTD rises to occasion by ensuring supply of food and water
Later in the afternoon Snapana Thriumanjanam was ceremoniously conducted to the deities inside the main temple complex.
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Once a visitor touches a particular item, all the details of the jewel along with 3D image will flash on the screen.
There has been a significant growth in the offerings to Lord Venkateswara by devotees this year, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams Executive Officer Anil Kumar Singhal said.
Though the TTD has been recovering the value of the missing ornaments for the past eight months, the issue came to light on Tuesday.
Temple management committee president Manohar Reddy said around 7,000 devotees from across the district had darshan of Lord Venkateswara in Kodumur this year.
Volunteers of Dharma Prachara Parishad, Ayyappa Seva Samithi took part in the packing activity.
TTD Executive Officer Anil Kumar Singhal has directed officials to upload dharmic content and cultural publications online for the benefit of devotees of Lord Venkateswara.
Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy received Governor-designate Biswabhushan Harichandan at the Gannavaram airport on Tuesday afternoon.
New software to issue protocol, break darshan tickets on trial basis in Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams
From Monday onwards, a new software will issue only break darshan and protocol darshan tickets on a trial basis for three days.