Abhaya Hastam | Ultimate Blessing Posture of Hindu Deities

Abhayahasta also called as Abhayamudra means protecting us and consoling us by the almighty through hand posture. We can find in most of the temples that the deities would appear in the form of blessing posture, which means, they are willing to protect us from all sorts of problems in our lives, and also they […]

Tirupati Govindaraja Swamy Temple Plavotsavam (Theppotsavam)

Govindarajaswamy Temple in Tirupati

Tirupati Govindaraja Swamy Temple Plavotsavam (Teppotsavam) is float festival observed during Magha Pournami, Full Moon day in Magha Masam as per Telugu calendar. In 2021, Govindaraja Swamy Temple Teppotsavam begins on 20 February and ends on 26 February. Here is the detailed schedule… 20 February 2021 – Sri Kodandarama swamy vari Theppotsavam (5 Rounds) 21 […]

10 Richest Temples in India | List of Ten Richest Indian Temples

With the latest discovery of over 1 lakh crore treasures in Thiruvananthapuram Anantha Padmanabhaswamy Temple of Kerala, the list of the richest temples in India has become the buzzword in the internet. Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple tops the list with huge treasures found in the underground cellars of the temple by proving again that Lord Vishnu […]

Tirupati Kapileshwara Swamy Temple Theppotsavam 2020 (Plavotsavam)

Theppotsavam (Plavotsavam) observed in Tirupati Kapileshwara Swamy Temple is one of the jubilant festivals of the temple. In 2020, it begins on 5 January and ends on 9 January. Tirupati Kapileshwara Swamy Temple Theppotsavam is celebrated in Dhanurmasam Panchahnika Utsavams. Here is the detailed schedule Sunday, 5 January 2020 – Sri Vighneshwara, Chandrashekhara Swamy vari Teppotsavam […]

TTD’s Subhapradam from May 27 to June 2, 2019

TTD’s Subhapradam from May 27 to June 2, 2019… Shubhapradam, the unique annual summer training program to promote awareness on Sanatana Hindu dharma among students of 7,8,9 classes mulled by TTD will commence from May 27- June 2 this year. This program was launched in 2012 aimed to introduce the young minds to the significance […]

Vaikunta Ekadasi Live Online from Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam

Vaikunta Ekadasi is one of the major festivals celebrated at Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam. It is also popular as Mukkoti Ekadasi. In 2018, Vaikunta Ekadasi date is December 18 as per TTD. TTD celebrates Vaikunta Ekadasi and Vaikunta Dwadasi with utmost fervor among huge fair of devotees come all across India, mainly Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, […]

9 Most Famous Temples in India You Must Visit

Here is the list of 9 Most Famous Temples in India you must visit. Vaishnodevi Temple in Jammu & Kashmir, Kashi Vishwanath Temple in Varanasi, Kamakhya Temple in Assam, Mahabodhi Temple in Bihar, Akshardham Temple in New Delhi, Somnath Temple in Gujarat, Puri Jagannath Temple in Odisha, Tirupati Venkateshwara Swamy Temple in Andhra Pradesh and […]

TTD Brahmotsavam 2016, Navaratri Brahmotsavam at Tirumala Tirupati Temple

Venkateshwara Swamy Tirumala Tirupati Balaji

Brahmotsavam, a jubilant 9-day festival during Navaratri in Tirumala Tirupati Temple, begins with Ankurarpana and Dwajarohanam (Flag hoisting). In 2016, TTD Brahmotsavam during Navaratri begins on October 2 and ends on October 11. Garuda Vahana seva is the major attraction during the 9-day Brahmotsavam festival. In 2016, Garuda Vahanotsavam date is 7 October. The list of […]

Ugadi Asthanam at Tirumala Tirupati Srivari Temple

Lord Balaji at Tirumala Tirupati Temple

To invite ‘Ugadi Lakshmi’, the Tirumala Tirupati Srivari Temple (TTD), is getting ready. The temple is decked with colourful flower garlands, electric lights, green tents, rangoli designs (Muggulu), in order to welcome the Durmukhi Nama Samvatsaram (2016-2017 Hindu Year). In 2016, Ugadi festival date is April 8. It is to note that, Ugadi marks the beginning […]

Tiruppavai Recital at Tirumala Temple during Dhanurmasam

In view of the holy month of Dhanur masam commencing from December 16 at 11:47pm,  the daily awakening ritual  of Suprabatham will be replaced  with traditional Tiruppavai in the Srivari temple from December 17 onwards. The practice of recitation of Tiruppavai in Srivari temple during this month is an age old tradition in the Vaikhanasa […]

Tirupati Kapileshwara Swamy Temple Brahmotsavam 2015

Tirupati Kapileshwara Swamy Temple Brahmotsavam is held in Magha Masam as per Telugu calendar. In 2015, Kapileshwara Swamy Brahmotsavam begins on 9th February and ends on 19 February. Here is the detailed schedule..  9 February 2015 Morning – Night – Vinayaka swamy Ankurarpana on Mooshika vahanam 10 February 2015 Morning – Pallaki utsavam, Dhwajarohanam Night […]

Swami Pushkarini Theertham in Tirumala Tirupati, Mukkoti Theertham

Swami Pushkarini Theertham is one of the Mukkoti theerthams in Tirumala Tirupati. This is the most auspicious theertham among all seven divine tanks (Saptha theerthams). It is situated in North East side of Lord Venkateshwara temple. It is believed as the ‘Swamini (the most auspicious) hence it is called Swami Pushkarini. In Swami Pushkarini Theertham, […]

Koil Alwar Thirumanjanam for Navaratri Brahmotsavam in Tirumala Tirupati Temple

Koil Alwar Thirumanjanam for Navaratri Brahmotsavam in Tirumala Tirupati Temple – In 2014, Brahmotsavam Koil Alwar Thirumanjanam date is September 23, Tuesday. Navaratri Brahmotsavam begins on September 6th and ends on October 4. Koil Alwar Thirumanjanam in Tirumala Tirupati Temple is performed as a prelude to all major festival celebrations such as Ugadi, Anivara Asthanam, Brahmotsavams […]

Changes in Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams Darshan during Brahmotsavam

Venkateshwara Kalyanotsavam

Changes in Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams Darshan during Navratri Brahmotsavam 2014.. Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams is all set to effect changes in the darshan patterns during the nine-day annual Brahmotsavam slated between September 26 and October 4 at Tirumala. In view of the heavy influx of devotees expected to throng the Tirumala hill shrine during the festivities, […]

TTD’s Water Saving Measures

TTD’s Water Saving Measures – Tirumala JEO Sri KS Sreenivasa Raju instructed the officials of TTD to take up wide publicity and bring awareness among the visiting pilgrims during this summer vacation to carefully use every drop of water in Tirumala. A four-hour long review meeting with Water Works department of Engineering Wing took place […]

Adbutha Shanti Vedaprayanam concludes in Tirumala Temple

The three-day Adbutha Shanti Vedaprayanam aimed at appeasing the Lord to bestow prosperity and peace on the universe concluded in Srivari temple on Sunday on a religious note. This vedic recitation went off between 8.30am to 10.30am during these three days starting from April 18 in the Kalyanotsava Mandapam at Sampangi Prakaram and conlcuded on […]

TTD to prepare a Calendar of Dharmic Events?

To enhance the Hindu Dharmic activities taken up by TTD, there is need to bring out an annual calendar of dharmic events said EO Sri M G Gopal. Reviewing the all projects operating under the aegis of TTD, the TTD EO on Wednesday said, the activities of TTD should reach the remote villages and for […]

TTD Darshanam on Tuesday for locals of Tirumala, Tirupati, Tiruchanoor

TTD to provide Darshanam on Tuesday for locals of Tirumala, Tirupati, and Tiruchanoor as per the charman of TTD, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams. Deccan Chronicle reported The TTD chairman said that the Board had resolved to provide an opportunity of having darshan of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala on one Tuesday every month to the locals of […]

TTD Daily Sevas (Daily Pujas at Tirumala Balaji Temple)

TTD Daily sevas list, Puja list of Tirumala Tirupati Temple is given here. All Srivari Arjitha Sevas are converted from group booking to single ticket booking with effect from current release of quota in Internet and e-darshan. The daily sevas performed at Sri Venkateswara Swamy temple are given in chronological order. Sevas Performed for the Main […]

TTD Annual Sevas, Varshika Pujas at Srivari Temple

Venkateshwara Kalyanotsavam

Here are the details of TTD Annual sevas, Varshika sevas offered at TTD Balaji Temple, TTD Annual sevas list, details. Teppotsavam, Vasanthotsavam, Padmavathi Parinayam, Abhideyaka Abhishekam, Pushpa Pallaki and Pushpa Yagam are the annual sevas offered at Tirumala Tirupati Sri Venkateshwara Swamy Temple. Annual Sevas at TTD Temple (Tirumala Tirupati Venkateshwara Swamy Temple) Teppotsavam Time/Month – 17:00 […]