Preparations in full swing to mark Tamil New Year

Chennai: Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams Thursday said all arrangements have been made celebrate Tamil New year tomorrow at its temple in T Nagar area.

It requested devotees to visit the temple, take the blessings of Lord Venkateswara and make the Tamil New Year a grand success. Sarvadarshanam would be held from 0500 hrs in the morning to 1400 hrs, from 1600 hrs to 1930 hrs and again from 2000 hrs to 2100 hrs, a temple press release said.

The Aasthanam would be at 0830 hrs and Panchanga Sravanam at 1000 hrs, it said.

On Akshaya Trithiya day on April 23, there would be sale of gold and silver dollars of Lord Venkateswara and Goddess Padmaavathi, it said.