GOKULASTAMI AND UTLOTSAVA AT TIRUMALA ON AUG 26

GOKULASTAMI AND UTLOTSAVA AT TIRUMALA ON AUG 26

The Gokulasthami festival, heralding the birth of Sri Krishna will be performed at the Srivari Temple on August 25th. The festival, special prayers and pujas for Sri Krishna will be conducted at the Bangaru Vakili from 8pm-10.30pm. Next day Utlotsavam is conducted at Srivari Temple on August 26th wherein utsava idols of Sri Malayappa swamy and Sri Krishna will be taken out on golden vahanas on the mada streets with youth dancing and regaling. As part of the Utlotsavam the youth will form human towers on the street and compete…

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Tirupati: World-class rail station still remains a dream

Tirupati: World-class rail station still remains a dream

Tirupati: The tall claims of the Union Railway ministry to develop Tirupati railway station into a world class one turned out to be an empty promise. After coming into power, the NDA government made several promises, but no initiative was taken during  in these two years. TTD board Chairman Ch. Krishnamurthy has represented the matter to Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu several  times, but apart from starting one or two new trains no concrete steps were taken to develop the railway station. The proposal of world class station came during the…

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RS.30 LAKHS DONATED TO TTD TRUSTS

RS.30 LAKHS DONATED TO TTD TRUSTS

Kuwati based Devotee Sri UG Sai Baba has come forward with largesse and made a donation of Rs 20 Lakhs TTD Trust. The Donor has requested the JEO utilise Rs 10 lakhs to SV Annaprasadam Trust and Rs. 10 Lakhs toward Cottage Donation Scheme on Friday. On the hand a Hyderbad based devotee Sri U Srinivasulu donated Rs.10 lakhs to the Cottage Donation scheme. The DDs were handed over by TTD Trust Board Member Sri Bhanuprakash Reddy along with Donors to TTD Joint Executive Officer Sri Pola Bhaskar at his…

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TTD TIRUMALA JEO RELEASES FOUR DHARMIC BOOKS

TTD TIRUMALA JEO RELEASES FOUR DHARMIC BOOKS

TTD Joint executive Officer Sri KS Sreenivasa Raju on friday released four dharmic books at the Model Srivari Temple complex got up at Vijayawada for the ongoing Krishna Pushkaram. He released the four telugu and english books on glory and hoary significance of Lord Venkateswara with colorful illusatrations-Srinivasa Kalayanam, Srinivasa Suprabhatham, Sri Anjaneya Charitra and Srinivasa Mahatyam authored by Sri Neeli Venkataramana. Prominent participants in the book release event were TTD PRO Dr T Ravi, Artist and author Sri Neeli Venkataramana and TTD artist Sri Anand.

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SRAVANA POURNAMI GARUDA SEVA FASCINATED DEVOTEES IN TIRUMALA

SRAVANA POURNAMI GARUDA SEVA FASCINATED DEVOTEES IN TIRUMALA

Tirumala, 18 August 2016: The garuda seva on the auspicious occasion of Sravana Pournami day today was conducted with utmost devotion and religious fervor at Srivari Temple. The procession of bright jewel decked Sri Malayappa swamy on garuda vahanam which began at 7PM lasted till 9PM enthralling the devotees who had arrived for the holy Sravana Pournami festival at Tirumala. Temple DyEO Sri Rama Rao, Peishkar Sri R Selvam and devotees took part.

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AP CM Presents Venkanna Saree

AP CM Presents Venkanna Saree

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Friday  presented the holy Venkanna saree- traditional presentation of Tirumala Tirupati Devastanam comprising of a saree, Kumkum, pasupu and bangle- to Godess Krishnamma. The presentation was made as part of the offering to Lord Venkateswara’s Krishna pushkaram festival which began on Friday in the early hours. The Chief Minister along with ministers and family members took the holy bath at Durga ghat friday morning and later presented the Venkanna Saree to River Goddess Krishnamma. A Team of TTD officials led by JEO Sri K…

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Tirupati Laddu POTU to be Cleaned Every Fortnight:TTD JEO

Tirupati Laddu POTU to be Cleaned Every Fortnight:TTD JEO

The Tirupati laddu boondi kitchen will be cleaned once in every fortnight in Tirumala, said Tirumala JEO Sri KS Sreenivasa Raju, on Monday. He was speaking at the review meeting  held at Annamaiah Bhavan in Tirumala with all Heads of Departments on Monday evening. During the meeting he instructed the health officer Dr Sermista to make arrangements to clean the boondi potu  on every full moon and dark moon lunar phases every month. He later instructed the FMS wing to take up the cleaning of bedsheets and pillows in rest houses with…

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TTD Seeks Nod to Launch SVBC Channel in Tamil

TTD Seeks Nod to Launch SVBC Channel in Tamil

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams  Executive Officer D Sambasiva Rao on Saturday met Union Urban development and Information Minister M Venkaiah Naidu in Delhi and requested to grant permission to start Sri Venkateswara Bhakthi Channel (SVBC TV) in Tamil. During his meet, the EO told the minister that the proposal have already been sent to the government for their approval to launch the Telegu version. Reacting positively the Union minister Venkaiah Naidu assured TTD EO that he will take necessary initiative in this regard. SVBC is the first 24-hour bhakti channel in Tleugu language…

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First Look of Nagarjuna’s Om Namo Venkateshaya Movie

First Look of Nagarjuna’s Om Namo Venkateshaya Movie

Here is the first image from the shooting of the much-awaited movie from  King and evergreen star Nagarjuna. The  devotional flick is directed by K. Raghavendra Rao and revolves around a devotee of Lord Venkateshwara. With back-to-back movies  -‘Soggade  Chinni  Naayana’ and ‘Oopiri- ’Nagarjuna is back to shooting after a break for four months with a devotional movie  based on Lord Venkateshwara. Shooting started on Saturday with a special pooja at the Balaji temple.

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