TTD FLOWER EXHIBITION GETS MASSIVE VISITORS

TTD FLOWER EXHIBITION GETS MASSIVE VISITORS

Vijayawada : The flowers and fruits Exhibition put up at the TTD model temple complex on the PWD grounds of Vijayawada as part of the Krishna Pushkaram has attracted large number of pushkar devotees. On the directions of TTD EO Dr D Sambasiva Rao and Tirumala JEO Sri KS Sreenivasa Raju the team of Deputy Director Horticulture Sri Srinivasulu had put up the flower and fruits exhibition to enthrall the pushkaram devotees on the glory and activities underway at Tirumala on behalf of the TTD. Vamana and Bali chakravarti, Mahavishnu,…

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PUSHPAYAGAM PERFORMED IN A COLOURFUL MANNER IN APPALAYAGUNTA

PUSHPAYAGAM PERFORMED IN A COLOURFUL MANNER IN APPALAYAGUNTA

Appalayagunta: The annual pushpayagam was performed in a ceremonious manner in the famous temple of Sri Prasanna Venkateswara Swamy temple at Appalayagunta on Thursday evening. Earlier during the day snapana tirumanjanam was performed with all the Pancha Dravyas in a religious manner amidst the vedic chant by temple priests. Later in the evening the deities were seated on specially decked platform in the temple premises and floral bath has been performed with five tonnes of various varieties of traditional flowers. Meanwhile this fete is performed to save Mother Nature from…

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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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Pushpa Pallaki Seva Blossoms

Pushpa Pallaki Seva Blossoms

Tirumala: Grandeur marked the ‘Pushpa Pallaki’ Seva organised at the famous hill temple of Lord Venkateswara on Tuesday on the eve of the annual Anivara Asthanam. The processional deities of Lord Malayappa swamy flanked on either side by his two divine consorts mounted atop the flower bedecked palanquin was taken around in a grand procession around the mada streets encircling the hill shrine. Illuminated Several tonnes of varied hue of flowers went into the making of the palanquin which was also colorfully illuminated befitting the occasion. Expert touch Expert florists…

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“Budget Festival” Observed in Tirumala

“Budget Festival” Observed in Tirumala

TOOK CELESTIAL RIDE ON PUSHPA PALLAKI IN THE EVENING TIRUMALA: The temple management of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams had observed its unique “Budget Festival”-Anivara Asthanam on Saturday in a ceremonial manner. SIGNIFICANCE OF ANIVARA ASTHANAM: Anivara Asthanam is the annual festival of the Temple Accounts, usually observed in the month of “Ani”(tamil) or Karakataka month(Cancer). The uniqueness about this festival is that the previous year’s accounts of the office are presented before the deity by the principal officers and are taken back to signify that the ‘Lord’ finds the officers fit enough to hold their respective offices. The keys…

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Gift Sent to Tirumala Will be Offered to the Deities on Saturday

Gift Sent to Tirumala Will be Offered to the Deities on Saturday

Tirupati: Srirangam Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple on Friday sent temple gifts to Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams to mark the annual ‘Anivara Asthanam’ celebrations. The gift will be offered to the deities in Tirumala on Saturday. The gift which was sent to Tirumala includes holy clothes, fruits and garlands.  

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TIRUMALA TEMPLE GEARS UP FOR “BUDGETING FESTIVAL” ON JULY 16

TIRUMALA TEMPLE GEARS UP FOR “BUDGETING FESTIVAL” ON JULY 16

PUSHPA PALLAKI ON THE SAME DAY EVENING KOIL ALWAR TIRUMANAJANAM ON JULY 12 TIRUMALA: Every day is a festival in the abode of Lord Venkateswara. But the hill shrine is getting ready to celebrate its unique “Budget Festival”-Anivara Asthanam on July 16. Anivara Asthanam is the annual festival of the Temple Accounts, usually observed in the month of “Ani”(tamil) or Karakataka month(Cancer). IMPORTANT FETE IN DAKSHINAYANAM: This is one of the most important annual festivals among the series of festival that are being observed with religious pomp and gaiety every year in…

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Annual Pavithrotsavam Posters Released

Annual Pavithrotsavam Posters Released

Tirupati: Executive Officer of TTD Dr D Sambasiva Rao on Thursday released the annual poster of Pavithrotsavam that will be organised in Kumara Swamy Temple in Tirupati from July 16 to July 18. Three-day Pavithrotsavam in temple of Kumara Swamy commence with Ankurarpanam on July 15. Other important rituals like Pavithra Prathista, Pavithra Samarpana and Purnathi will be held on July 16, 17 and 18 respectively.  

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Guru Vandana Utsavam from July 23 to July 25 in Tirumala

Guru Vandana Utsavam from July 23 to July 25 in Tirumala

·  Daily  bhajans, sankeertans ·  Guru Bodha  by pontiffs of mutts on Tirumala: A three day Guru Vandana Mahotsavam will be conducted at the Asthana Mandapam in Tirumala under the ageis of the Dasa Sahitya Project of TTD from July 23-25. As part of the festival on the first day bhajan mandals from AP, Karnataka, Tamilnadu and Maharashtra will perform Suprabatham, Chorus bhajans and Dhyanam at the Asthana Mandapam from morning 5am to 7.30am. Later dharmic discourses will be performed by religious exponents from 9am to 12.00noon. Nama Sankeertan Vibhavari programs will be conducted in the evenings from 3pm to 6pm. On…

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JYESTABHISEKHAM IN SRI GT FROM JULY 15

JYESTABHISEKHAM IN SRI GT FROM JULY 15

Tirupati: A three day Jyesthabhisekham, (Abhideyaka abhishekam) is being organised in the Govindaraja Temple from July 15 to 17. As part of the same abhisekham will be performed for the Golden Kavacham ( Kavacha abhivasam) of the Lord Govindaraja on July 15, Kavacha Prathistha on July 16 and Kavacha samarpana on July 17. On all the three days Maha shanti homa (morning), Punyahavachanam, Snapana Thirumanjanam for swami and his consort, Shatakala snapanam in the afternoon and procession in mada streets in the evening will be performed. This festival is performed during…

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