Karthika Parva Deepotsavam in Tirumala Temple – 23 November 2018

The festival of lights, Karthika Parva Deepotsavam will be observed in Sri Tirumala temple on 23 November 2018. The entire premises of temple will be lighted with ghee lit lamps in mud pots, giving entirely a different look to the hill shrine. In view of this festival, TTD has cancelled Vasanthotsavam and Sahasra Deepalankara Sevas. […]

TTD to ban Plastic in Tirumala from November 1, 2018

The ban on plastic in Tirumala will be implemented from November 1 onwards, said Tirumala JEO Sri KS Sreenivasa Raju. After four hour long review meeting with senior officers of Tirumala in Annamayya Bhavan on Tuesday, speaking to media persons he said, the plastic ban is being strictly observed in Tirupati from October 1 onwards. […]

TTD Managudi – November 20-23, 2018

Karthika Pournami Managudi programme will be observed from November 20 to 23 in both Telugu states, said Tirupati JEO Sri P Bhaskar. Addressing Dharmacharyas in SVETA on Tuesday, the JEO said, on November 20 Kaisika Dwadasi, November 21 Alaya Sobha and on November 22 and 23 Karthika Pournami fetes will be observed. He said Gita […]

Pavitrotsavams in Appalayagunta, Bengaluru Venkateswara Swamy Temples

The annual pavitrotsavams will be observed from October 5 to 7 in Sri Prasanna Venkateswara Swamy temple in Appalayagunta and Sri Venkateswara Swamy temple in Bengaluru with Ankurarpanam on October 4, 2018. Vastu Homam, Raksha Bandhanam, Snapana Tirumanjanam and other rituals will be performed during these three days in the Yagasala of the respective temples. […]

TTD invites Applications for Tiruppavai discourses

Applications from Sri Vaishnava pundits have been invited to render Tiruppavai discourses during the upcoming Dhanurmasam from December 16, 2018 till January 14, 2019. Interested candidates can forward the applications on or before October 15 before 5pm addressing to Special Officer, Alwar Divya Prabandha Project, SVETA Building, Tirupati. For more details, contact, Ph:0877 226447/4083 ISSUED […]

TTD: No VIP Break Darshan on Purattasi Saturdays, Sundays

In view of Peratasi Saturdays, which are considered to be auspicious especially for Tamilians, TTD has decided to restrict VIP break darshan only to Protocol VIPs alone. In the month of September, on 22, 23, 29 and 30 and in October on 6,7,13,13, 20 and 21, only protocol VIPs will be given break darshanam. The […]

Anantha Chaturdashi at Tirumala Tirupati Venkateshwara Swamy Temple

Ananta chaturdashi at Tirumala Temple

Anantha Chaturdashi is a grand festival at Tirumala Tirupati Venkateshwara Swamy Temple. In 2018, Anantha Chaturdashi date is September 23. On Anantha Padmanabha Swamy Vratham day, Srivari Chakrasnanam is the major ritual to take a look at. In the early morning 5.30 the Sri Sudarshana Chakratthalvar is taken in procession to pushkarini from the temple. […]

Srivalliputhur Malas, Flower Garlands for Tirumala Venkateshwara Swamy

The holy and sacred garlands (malas), popularly known as Goda Devi malas from Srivalliputhur temple (Tamil Nadu) made of tulasi, sevanthi and sampangi flowers reached Tirumala on Thursday for presentation to the presiding deity of Lord Venkateswara on Garuda Seva day on Friday. The two garlands also known as Andal mala and Shikamani malas kept […]

Tiruchanur Pavitrotsavam 2018 | Padmavathi Ammavari Pavotrotsavam

Tirupati JEO Sri Pola Bhaskar on Sunday released the posters of the annual pavitrotsavams of Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple in his Bungalow in Tirupati. The holy event of Pavitrotsavam will be performed at Sri Padmavati Ammavari Temple, Tiruchanur from September 23-25 and Ankurarpanam for same is being held on September 22 As per Hindu traditions […]

Sri Malayappa Swamy on Simha Vahanam – 15 September 2018

Malayappa Swamy on Simha Vahanam – 15 September 2018. On the third day morning the Lord is taken out in a procession on Simha Vahanam. Simha- the Lion is a symbol of royalty and power. Lord assumed the form of half man and half lion in his Narasimha Avathara. Lord Sri Krishna says in Bhagavath […]

‘తిరుపతి శ్రీవేంకటేశ్వర’, ‘శ్రీవేంకటేశ్వర స్తోత్రవనమాల’, ‘ఉదంకోపాఖ్యానం’, ‘హంసకాకీయోపాఖ్యానం’ ఆధ్యాత్మిక పుస్తకాల ఆవిష్కరణ

శ్రీవారి వార్షిక బ్రహ్మోత్సవాల్లో మూడో రోజైన శనివారం ఉదయం సింహ వాహనసేవలో నాలుగు ఆధ్యాత్మిక పుస్తకాలను ఆవిష్కరించారు. ఈ కార్యక్రమంలో టిటిడి ధర్మకర్తల మండలి అధ్యక్షులు శ్రీ పుట్టా సుధాకర్‌ యాదవ్‌, ఈవో శ్రీ అనిల్‌కుమార్‌ సింఘాల్‌, ధర్మకర్తల మండలి సభ్యులు శ్రీ మేడా రామకృష్ణారెడ్డి, ప్రత్యేక ఆహ్వానితులు శ్రీ రాఘవేంద్రరావు, ప్రచురణల విభాగం ప్రత్యేకాధికారి శ్రీ ఆంజనేయులు, ఉప సంపాదకులు డా|| నొస్సం నరసింహాచార్య ఇతర అధికార ప్రముఖులు పాల్గొన్నారు. శ్రీ సాధు సుబ్రహ్మణ్యశాస్త్రి ఇంగ్లీషులో […]

Laghu Samprokshana performed in Tirumala Temple

After the evening seva, while the processional deity of Sri Malayappa swamy was taken inside the Tirumala temple, the deity touched the ground due to an accidental jerk by one of the Archaka Swamy’s who is carrying the idol. This incident took place in between Bangaru Vakili and sanctum sanctorum on Saturday (8 September 2018) […]

Varaha Jayanti in Tirumala Tirupati Temple

The annual festival of Varaha Jayanti will be observed in Sri Bhu Varaha Swamy temple in Tirumala on September 12. In connection with the festival, special rituals including abhishekam to the presiding deity will be conducted in the temple situated in the north-west corner of the Tirumala temple, adjacent to Swami Pushkarini. Immense importance is […]

TTD Koil Alwar Tirumanjanam for Salakatla Brahmotsavam – 11 September 2018

The Koil Alwar Tirumanjanam for the Annual and Navarathri brahmotsavams will be observed on September 11 on Tuesday. As the annual brahmotsavams of Srivaru is commencing on September 13, the temple cleansing fete will be performed on Tuesday falling before the grand event. On this day, the darshan will commence only after 12 noon and […]

New Web Application for TTD Publications

Tirupati JEO Sri P Bhaskar instructed the concerned officials to prepare a separate web applications for TTD publications. A review meeting on the preservation, sales of TTD publications was held in the chambers of Tirupati JEO in TTD administrative building on Thursday, 6 September 2018. The JEO said, the quality of the publications should be […]

Harikatha Pitamaha Anniversary 2018 | Madajjada Adibhatla Narayana Dasa Jayanti 2018

The 154th birth anniversary of the Patriarch of Harikatha Sri Madajjada Adibhatla Narayana dasa will be observed from September 6 to 8. The anniversary celebrations will be held for three days under the aegis of the Sri Venkateswara Music and Dance college. According to legend the child prodigy Narayana Dasa born at Ajjada village of […]

Teachers are Role Models for Society : TTD

Teachers are Role Models for Society : TTD.. By giving the nation the future citizens of the country by imparting value based education, teachers are often described and revered as role models for a healthy society, said TTD JEO Sri P Bhaskar. Addressing the special programme organised on the occasion of Teachers’ Day in Mahati […]

Vahana Sevas | Special Attractions for Brahmotsavams

The Vahana Sevas remains special attraction during brahmotsavams of Sri Venkateswara Swamy at Tirumala. This year twin brahmotsavams are set to woo the pilgrims due to Adhika Masam which is also known as Purushottama Masam and is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. The annual Navahnika Brahmotsavams are scheduled from September 13th to 21st while the Navarathri […]