The Richest God Venkateshwara is a God of Simplicity

The Richest God Venkateshwara is a God of Simplicity… The world’s richest god Venkateswara, is a god of simplicity, since he himself has once lead a very simple life, by living in the small hut of his foster mother Vakulamalika. When Lord Vishnu came down to the earth from Vaikunta, by taking the form of […]

Importance of Utlotsavam after Gokulashtami | Janmashtami

Dahi Handi of Lord Krishna

This festival of Utlotsavam is customarily observed on the succeeding day of “Krishna Janmashtami” every year in Tirumala where local youth take part in large numbers in this fun filled religious event. Usually the deities charm the devotees but in this unique fete, it was the turn of the deities of Lord Malayappa Swamy and […]

Vayalpadu Sri Pattabhirama Swamy Pattabhisheka Mahotsavam 2022

Lord Rama

Vayalpadu Sri Pattabhirama Swamy Pattabhisheka Mahotsavam is one of the major festivals at the temple. In 2022, Vayalpadu Sri Pattabhirama Swamy Pattabhisheka Mahotsavam begins on August 2 and ends on August 4. Sri Pattabhirama Swamy Pattabhisheka Utsavam begins on Panchami in Shukla Paksha of Shravana Masam and ends on Saptami as per Telugu calendar. Schedule […]

Aanivara Asthanam 2022 at Tirumala Tirupati Venkateshwara Swamy Temple

The annual budget festival in Tirumala temple, Salakatla Anivara Asthanam will be observed on July 17. The uniqueness about this fete 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 Srivaru finds the officers fit enough to hold the […]

Tirupati Balaji and Tirupati Laddu

Do we ever know that the great Tirupati Balaji himself was very fond of eating Laddus! As per ancient legend, when Lord Vishnu took the form of Lord Venkateswara, and while he was staying in the hut of his foster mother Vahulamalika, he used to eat lot of Laddus, made out of pure cow ghee! […]

Tirupati Sri Kapileshwara Swamy Pavitrotsavam 2022

Sri Kapileshwara Swamy Pavitrotsavam is a grand festival at Sri Kapileshwara Swamy Temple, Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh. In 2022, Kapileshwara Swamy Pavitrotsavam begins on 9 July and ends on July 12. The annual three-day Pavitrotsavams in Sri Kapileswara Swamy temple will be observed from July 9 to 12 in Tirupati. Every year during the auspicious […]

Kodandarama Swamy Temple Pavitrotsavams 2022, Tirupati

Pavitrotsavams in Sri Kodandarama Swamy Temple of Tirupati is one of the most celebrated festivals at the temple. In 2022, Pavitrotsavams in Sri Kodandarama Swamy Temple begins on 23 July and ends on 26 July. It is held for four days in Ashada Masam as per Telugu Panchangam. On the day of Pavitra Samarpana, the […]

Govindaraja Swamy Pushpayagam 2022

Govindaraja Swamy Temple Pushpayagam begins on 4 July and ends on 5 July 2022. It starts with Ankurarpana and concludes with Pushpayaga Mahotsavam. Tirumala Tirupati Govindarajaswamy Temple is held on Uttara Phalguni Nakshatra in Aani Masam of Tamil calendar. Monday, 4 July 2022 – Pushpayaga Mahotsava Ankurarpana Tuesday, 5 July 2022 – Pushpayaga Mahotsavam Sri […]

Govindaraja Swamy Temple Jyeshtabhishekam Mahotsavam 2022

Tirumala Tirupati Govindaraja Swamy Temple Jyeshtabhishekam Mahotsavam begins on 9 July and ends on 11 July 2022. Govindaraja Swamy Temple Jyeshtabhishekam is held on Jyeshta Nakshatra in Ashada Masam. Saturday, 9 July 2022 – Jyeshtabhishekm begins Sunday, 10 July 2022 – Kavacha Pratishta Monday, 11 July 2022 – Kavacha Samarpana Sri Govindarajaswami Temple is one […]

TTD Brahmotsavam 2022 | Navaratri Brahmotsavam at Tirumala Tirupati Temple

Venkateshwara Kalyanotsavam Tirumala Tirupati

Brahmotsavam, a jubilant 9-day festival during Navaratri in Tirumala Tirupati Temple, begins with Ankurarpana and Dwajarohanam (Flag hoisting). In 2022, TTD Brahmotsavam during Navaratri begins on 26 September and ends on 5 October. Garuda Vahana seva is the major attraction during the 9-day Brahmotsavam festival. In 2022, Garuda Vahanotsavam date is 1 October. The list […]

Is Lord Venkateshwara = Venkat Eshwara

Ancient Hindus have considered Lord Venkateshwara as a form of Lord Shiva, and worshipped him as Shiva. Some of them were of the opinion that Lord Venkateshwara is a form of Lord Muruga, since both Lord Vishnu and Lord Muruga have two wives. Some of them have claimed that Lord Venkateshwara is an aspect of […]

Why Camphor is Applied on Lord Venkateshwara’s Chin

Tirumala Tirupati Temple is gaining more and more significance day by day, due to the divine beauty of Lord Venkateswara. Though we want to watch his divine appearance for a few minutes, but due to huge crowd, which would mostly prevail in the temple, we are allowed to witness the divine beauty of Lord Venkateswara […]

Tiruchanur Temple Teppotsavams 2022 | Padmavathi Ammavari Varshika Theppotsavams

The five-day Float Festival in Sri Padmavathi Temple of Tiruchanoor is being celebrated from June 10 to 14, 2022. This annual teppotsavams will commence on the auspicious day of Suddha Ekadashi and concludes on Pournami (Full Moon Day) in the month of Jyeshta (May/June) in every year. On the first day the processional deities of […]

TTD Srinivasa Kalyanam in USA in June-July 2022

Under the aegis of TTD, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams, Srinivasa Kalyanam will be performed in USA in June-July 2022 with the association of APNRTS. Religious events of TTD’s Srinivasa Kalyanam are scheduled to be conducted in USA on 18 June, 19 June, 25 June, 26 June, 30 June, 2 July, 3 July and 9 July 2022. […]

2022 – Rishikesh Brahmotsavams in Chandramouliswara Swamy Temple, Andrashramam

TTD plans to organize the annual Brahmotsavam at the Sri Chdramouleswar Temple Rishikesh which is one of its subsidiary temples from May 25 to 30 May in 2022. The annual brahmotsavams of Sri Chandramouleeswara swamy in Rishikesh will be observed by TTD from May 25 to May 30 with Ankurarpanam on May 25. This famous […]

Karvetinagaram Venugopalaswamy Temple Brahmotsavam 2022

Karvetinagaram Sri Venugopalaswamy Temple is one of the major temples near Tirumala Tirupati Venkateswara Temple. Karvetinagaram is situated near Puttur at a distance of 48 km from Tirupati. The main deity of the temple is Sri Venugopala Swamy and his consorts Sri Rukmini Ammavaru and Sri Satyabhama Ammavaru. The annual Brahmotsavam is the major festival […]

Govindaraja Swamy Temple Brahmotsavams 2022, Tirupati

TTD is organising a grand annual Brahmotsavam of Sri Govindarajas Swamy temple in from 5 June and the Ankurarpanam fete will be performed on the evening of June 4. The Dwajarohanam ritual of the nine-day celebrations of Brahmotsavam will be conducted on June 5th between 7.55-8.50 am in Mithuna lagnam. Following are details of the […]

Significance of Coconut breaking at Temple (Tirumala Tirupati Temple)

Everything associated with Tirumala has its own significance. Be it Laddu or human hair or annaprasadam or anything else. Similar is the devotional importance linked with the breaking of coconuts by devotees as a mark of offering to Lord for fulfilling their wish. The history of Coconut breaking goes back to several decades and this […]

Narasimha Jayanti in Tirumala Tirupati Temple

Narasimha Jayanti in Tirumala Tirupati Temple – The twin important religious events of Matrusri Tarigonda Vengamamba Jayanthi and Sri Nrisimha Swamy Jayanthi will be observed in the holy hill shrine of Tirumala on 14 May 2022. Vengamamba, an ardent devotee and Saint Poetess who rendered number of keertans in praise of Lord Venkateswara dedicated her […]