After successfully lunching Telugu, Kannada, Tamil version websites, TTD will soon launch its Hindi version also for the sake of the pilgrims, said TTD EO Sri Anil Kumar Singhal.
Before taking calls from pilgrims across the country, during the “Dial your EO” program, TTD EO informed the pilgrims about various developmental activities taken up by TTD in the last one month.
HUGE TURN OUT OF PILGRIMS FOR TIRUCHANOOR BRAHMOTSAVAMS
The EO thanked the pilgrim devotees for turning out in large numbers for Tiruchanoor Brahmotsavams which was observed from November 15-23. I compliment our employees, Srivari Seva volunteers, police, local bodies and locals for making the religious event a grand success”, he maintained.
EXCELLENT SHOW BY BHAJAN TEAMS AND ARTISTES
The EO also complimented the performances by Bhajan troupes and various art forms hailing from AP, Telengana, Tamilnadu and Karnataka who performed during Tiruchanoor Brahmotsavams. “We want to showcase new art forms during Tirumala Brahmotsavams next year”, he added.
ELABORATE ARRANGEMENTS FOR V- DAY
For the ensuing Vaikuntha Ekadasi and Dwadasi on December 28 and 29 respectively, we are making elaborate arrangements to ensure that pilgrims had a hassle free darshan, the EO said.
10K ODD TICKETS IN ONLINE
About 53,428 tickets are pertaining to various ‘arjitha sevas’ performed at the Tirumala temple of Lord Venkateswara for the month of March 2018 are released in online quota.
Among these tickets, the tickets in electronic dip are 10,843 including Suprabhatam (8,103) Thomala and Archana (130 each) Astadalam (180) Nijapada darshanam (2,300)
Other sevas in general category are 42, 585 Visesha puja (1,500), Kalyanotsavam (10,125) Unjal seva (2,700) Arjitha Brahmotsavams (5,590) Vasanthotsavams (10,320) Sahasra deepalankara seva (12,825)
SLOT-WISE SARVA DARSHAN
This month we will have a trial run of slot wise sarva darshan for five to six days. Based on the feedback and observations from the pilgrims we will implement the system in two or three months in a full fledged manner. The aim is to reduce waiting hours to pilgrims even in free darshan.
TTD CALENDARS THROUGH FLIPKART
The TTD Calendars and Diaries 2018 will be made available to book online in TTD website, ttdsevaonline.com as well in Flipkart portal. The diaries and calendars will be delivered to pilgrims through postal department and Flipkart including additional delivery charges.