ANKURARPANAM PERFORMED FOR PUSHPAYAGAM IN APPALAYAGUNTA

ANKURARPANAM PERFORMED FOR PUSHPAYAGAM IN APPALAYAGUNTA

Appalayagunta: As the flower festival of Pushpayagam is scheduled for July 21, Ankurarpanam has been performed with religious fervour in the famous temple of Sri Prasanna Venkateswara Swamy in Appalayagunta about 20km from here on wednesday evening. Meanwhile Pushpayagam is usually performed after annual Brahmotsavam on the asterism of Sravanam which also happens to be the birth star of Lord Venkateswara. The traditional Ankurarpanam was performed where in nine types of seeds were sowed in different mud pots in yaga shala for the religious event

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AADHAR MANDATED FOR ID PURPOSE ONLY-TIRUMALA JEO

AADHAR MANDATED FOR ID PURPOSE ONLY-TIRUMALA JEO

Tirumala: Tirumala Jeo KS Sreenivasa Raju has cleared that TTD has made Aadhar card mandatory for Anga Pradakshinam tickets only for identity purpose and no curbs has been put on pilgrims with the introduction of this ID card system. Addressing media persons in his office in CRO in Tirumala on Wednesday, the JEO said, the new system has come into effect from today on wards (July 20). The JEO said, this has been introduced only to establish the identity of pilgrims and nothing else. The tokens will be issued to…

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TTD EO REVIEWS ON KRISHNA PUSHKARAMS

TTD EO REVIEWS ON KRISHNA PUSHKARAMS

Tirupati: As the prestigious river water festival Krishna Pushkarams is scheduled for August 12 to 23, TTD EO D Sambasiva Rao on Tuesday evening reviewed on the river fete in Tirupati along with JEOs KS Sreenivasa Raju and P Bhaskar. Reviewing with the officials in his chambers he said as the event is the major one of its kind taking place in Navyandhra capital city,  TTD will be playing a key role as Lord Venakteswara temple which is coming up here in PWD grounds will be a special attraction to multitude of…

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GURU PURNIMA GARUDA SEVA

GURU PURNIMA GARUDA SEVA

Tirumala: The processional deity of Lord Malayappa Swamy took a celestial ride on His favorite vahanam Garuda and blessed the devotees along the four mada streets between 7pm and 9pm on auspicious occasion of Guru Pournami on Tuesday evening. IMPORTANCE OF GURU PURNIMA Among the most important festivals of Hindu Sanatana Dharma, Guru Purnima is considered to be auspicious which is also known as Vyasa Purnima as Maharshi Veda Vyasa penned the Mahabharata with over one lakh slokas in sanskrit and pioneered the world of wisdom. The five pournimas falling between Ashada and Kartika months have religious…

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