Tirupati Balaji Temple Shuts Down for Lunar Eclipse

Tirupati Balaji Temple Shuts Down for Lunar Eclipse

The famous Hindu temple Tirumala Tirupati Venkateswara temple has closed doors from 4.30 pm on Aug.7 to 2 am on Aug 8  on the occasion of a Lunar eclipse. According to the traditions, the temple authorities close the doors of the shrine six hours prior to the eclipse. The Lunar eclipse is locally known as  ‘Chandra Grahanam’ will last from 10:52 PM on August 7, till 12:48 AM of August 8. “After performing punyahavachanam, shuddhi, the early morning Arjitha Sevas will be performed as usual. The Sarva Darshan will commence by…

Read More

Vice President Elect Venkaiah Naidu Thanks Tirupati Balaji

Vice President Elect Venkaiah Naidu Thanks Tirupati Balaji

Vice President elect Venkaiah Naidu along with his family members visited the holy temple of Tirupati Venkateshwara at Tirumala and offered prayers thanking the Lord.  

Read More