TTD to Consult RBI and Banks on Disposal of Foreign Coins and Notes

TTD to Consult RBI and Banks on Disposal of Foreign Coins and Notes

EO inspects Parakamani and directs officials to make it dust free • Parakamani to have anew complex soon • To consult RBI,banks on disposal of foreign coins, forieng notes, cut notes etc Tirumala: TTD EO Dr D Sambasiva Rao today said that TTD proposed to hold discussions with RBI and other nationalised banks on the issue of disposal of foreign coins, cut notes, old coins and notes out of circulation which were collected in the temple Hundis and were stocked at the Parakamani for long. After inspecting the Coins Parakamani…

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Pasurams are Nothhing But Simplified Texts of Vedas: Tirupati Seers

Pasurams are Nothhing But Simplified Texts of Vedas: Tirupati Seers

The Alwar Divya Prabandhas also known as Pasurams are simplified versions of  Vedic texts in Tamil. Penned by the twelve Alwars, Pasurams are directives for the wellbeing of the humanity,  said, HH Pedda Jiyangar and Chinna Jiyangar, the seers of Tirumala, at the Divya Prabandha Parayana Ghosti Convention held at Asthana Mandapam at Tirumala on Monday. Speaking on this occasion, the pontiffs of Tirumala said that this year TTD is observing Ramanuja Sahasrabdi in a big way in commemoration of the Millennium Birth Anniversary of the Saint Sri Ramanujacharya. “Today I…

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Srivari Hundi Records Crores of Collection

Srivari Hundi Records Crores of Collection

ABOUT 53,040 PILGRIMS HAD DARSHAN FROM 3AM TO 6PM ON JUNE 10. CURRENT SITUATION: SD-OUT SIDE LINE/12H, FP-OUT SIDE LINE/10H. Srivari Hundi collection-Rs.2.78crores

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TTD EO TRIAL LAUNCHES NEXT GEN SITE

TTD EO TRIAL LAUNCHES NEXT GEN SITE

Tirupati: To provide better and transparent services to the pilgrims, TTD EO Dr D Sambasiva Rao on Thursday launched the Next Gen Web Site of TTD on experimental basis. Later speaking on this occasion in his camp office at Tirupati the EO said, with the help of renowned IT firm TCS, the temple management has brought many pilgrim friendly online services in the past one year. “Now we are planning to further improvise our services and launched this new gen site today. After reviewing the pros and cos with the…

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TTD Board Approves INR 200mn Worth Construction Works

TTD Board Approves INR 200mn Worth Construction Works

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) board has approved development works worth Rs 20 crore at a board meeting held on Tuesday at Annamaiah Bhavan under the Chairmanship of Ch Krishnamurthy. The approved projects include a new block with six operation theatres in TTD-managed BIRRD hospital at Tirupati , construction of SVBC studio and office at  a replica TTD temple near Alipiri and a Kalyana Mandapam in Prakasham district. About Rs 4.22 crores are allocated for the hospital block, Rs 14.50 crores for the SVBC studio and Rs1.25 crores for the Kalyana Mandapam….

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Replica of Lord Balaji Temple to Built on the Banks of Krishna River

Replica of Lord Balaji Temple to Built on the Banks of Krishna River

Engineering works for the construction of replica temple of Lord Venkateswara on the banks of River Krishna will commence soon, said Tirumala Tirupati Devastanam Trust Executive Officer D Sambasiva Rao. He said that the replica temple will be ready  for the ensuing Krishna Pushkarams by June. Reviewing the progress of the work along with the senior officers in his chambers  at the TTD administrative building in Tirupati on Monday, the EO said:  “The Pushkarams are scheduled from August 12 to August 24, and I have directed the officials concerned to…

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TV Programs of Sevas at Replica of Tirupati Temple to Improve

TV Programs of  Sevas at Replica of Tirupati Temple to Improve

Tirumala Tirupati Devastanam Trust Executive Officer  D Sambasiva Rao along with TTD board member K Raghavendra Rao inspected the model replica temple of Srivari located at Alipiri in Tirupati on Thursday. TTD records the daily and weekly sevas performed at the replica deity at the temple and telecasts it on Sri Venkateswara Bhakti Channel of TTD for the sake of multitude viewers across the globe. The visit by the EO and the member was to review the quality of the programs telecast and to take steps to enhance the quality.

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D P Ananth TTD Rep from Karnataka Meets CM Siddaramaiah

D P Ananth TTD Rep from Karnataka Meets CM Siddaramaiah

D P Ananth, Tirumala Tirupati  Devasthanam Trust member from Karnataka met Chief Minister of Karnataka on Wednesday. Ananth, who represents Karnataka  in TTD Board presented the CM with lord Venkateswara’s Shesha vastra and Prasada. Ananth’s term  as the representative of Karnataka state at the TTD board was extended last month for the year 2016-2017.

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Flight over the Tirupati; TTD outraged.

Flight over the Tirupati; TTD outraged.

Tirupati: The board of the TTD and devotees have expressed their anguish and urged the Government of India (GoI) to declare the Balaji Temple as the ‘no-fly zone’ after the Spicejet flight flew above the shrine on Wednesday. The trust opposed the fly of the flights above the shrine would be the violation of scripture Agamana Shastra. The Spicejet plane from Tirupati to Hyderabad flew above the TTD at 8am on the morning of Wednesday, has triggered a scare in the Tirupati. Although the Ministry of Civil Aviation has not…

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The TTD Board Resolution (Full in text)

The TTD Board Resolution (Full in text)

TTD Trust Board on Thursday allotted INR 18 crore for the construction of a Lord Venkateshwara Temple at Banjaara Hills and another INR 6.7 Crore towards the construction of Annaprasadam Complex in Tiruchanoor in its new resolution. In the meeting headed by the Chairman, Dr Ch Krishnamurthy, the board, also took decision to allocate funds for the engineering works such as Construction of Kalyana Mandapam and PAC in Vontimitta at a cost of Rs.4.60cr, Construction of new Operation Theatres and other developmental works at a cost of Rs.7.08cr in BIRRD…

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