Tirumala

Thanka Anki reaches Ayyappa temple

Thanka Anki reaches Ayyappa temple

The ceremonial procession carrying the sacred 'Thanka Anki' (golden attire) of Lord Ayyappa reached the Sabarimala temple here this evening. The procession, which had set off four days ago from Sree Parthasarathy temple at Aranmula, reached the Lord Ayyappa temple by around 6.30 pm, temple sources said.

Dec 25, 2017, 20:09 PM IST

Bramhotsavam, Dussehra special trains between Kakinada and Tirupati

The Railways will run special trains for Bramhotsavam and Dussehra.

Sep 26, 2017, 18:19 PM IST
Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba offers prayers at Tirupati temple

Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba offers prayers at Tirupati temple

Deuba, who has been on a four-day visit to India since August 23, his first trip abroad after assuming office in June, arrived here with wife Arzu Rana Deuba, family members and officials.

Aug 26, 2017, 18:55 PM IST
Why Tirupati Balaji is so powerful

Why Tirupati Balaji is so powerful

The gracious Lord, whose abode atop seven hills in Tirupati region in the state of Andhra Pradesh, is visited by Lakhs of devotees every single day!

Apr 26, 2017, 13:23 PM IST
Telangana CM offers Rs 5 crore gold ornaments to Lord Venkateswara

Telangana CM offers Rs 5 crore gold ornaments to Lord Venkateswara

It was the first of such huge offering ever made by a state government after Independence in the country, to the 2,000-year-old hill shrine, richest in the world, the sources said.

Feb 22, 2017, 11:19 AM IST
Telangana CM to make Rs 5.45 crore offering to Lord Balaji temple in Tirupati today

Telangana CM to make Rs 5.45 crore offering to Lord Balaji temple in Tirupati today

Telangana Rashtra Samithi chief K Chandrasekhar Rao had vowed to make the offerings during the movement for separate Telangana state.

Feb 22, 2017, 09:11 AM IST
Now Balaji temple to send divine blessings for couples getting married - Read how

Now Balaji temple to send divine blessings for couples getting married - Read how

The free scheme could be availed by just married couples also.

Feb 06, 2017, 11:44 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi to offer worship at Lord Venkateswara temple on Jan 3

PM Narendra Modi to offer worship at Lord Venkateswara temple on Jan 3

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will offer worship at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at nearby Tirumala on January 3.

Jan 01, 2017, 12:59 PM IST

Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe prays at Tirumala temple

Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Thursday offered prayers at the Lord Venkateshwara temple at Tirumala here.

Dec 22, 2016, 11:07 AM IST
Fly to divine destinations in Andhra Pradesh - helicopter services to start soon

Fly to divine destinations in Andhra Pradesh - helicopter services to start soon

Summit Aviation, a private operator, will operate the helicopter tours, while the state government will provide necessary logistical support.

Nov 08, 2016, 08:56 AM IST
Brahmotsavam concludes with pomp at Lord Venkateswara’s Tirumala

Brahmotsavam concludes with pomp at Lord Venkateswara’s Tirumala

Apart from the revenue from gold, silver and other precious offerings, the cash offerings alone made in the temple 'hundi' by devotees have totalled a record Rs 23 crore, about 30 per cent more than the previous Brahmotsavam.

Oct 12, 2016, 08:21 AM IST
PV Sindhu, coach Pullela Gopichand visit Tirupati shrine

PV Sindhu, coach Pullela Gopichand visit Tirupati shrine

Sindhu said that prior to leaving for Rio, she had visited the ancient shrine and sought the blessings of the Lord.

Sep 04, 2016, 23:58 PM IST

Andhra devotee offers Rs 1 crore to Lord Venkateswara

An ardent devotee of Lord Venkateswara has made a donation of Rs 1 crore to the famous hill shrine at Tirumala near here on Friday.

Mar 11, 2016, 20:59 PM IST
Tirupati, Tirumala rains update: Temple remains open; pilgrims continue to pour in for darshan

Tirupati, Tirumala rains update: Temple remains open; pilgrims continue to pour in for darshan

Despite heavy rains lashing various areas of Tirupati, the 'darshan' of Lord Venkateswara atop Tirumala remained open for pilgrims.

Nov 24, 2015, 13:28 PM IST
Tirupati Balaji darshan in Delhi - Rituals, Pujas and Timings

Tirupati Balaji darshan in Delhi - Rituals, Pujas and Timings

Devotees of Tirupati Balaji in Delhi will get an opportunity to catch a glimpse of the Lord.

Oct 29, 2015, 15:53 PM IST

Nine-day long Sri Venkateswara Vaibhavotsavams from Oct 30

Sri Venkateswara Vaibhavotsavams, a nine-day spiritual ceremony in which daily rituals would be performed to Lord Balaji akin in the Hill Shrine of Tirumala, will be organised at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here.

Oct 29, 2015, 15:46 PM IST
Good news! Tirupati Balaji to visit Delhi soon

Good news! Tirupati Balaji to visit Delhi soon

Zee Media Bureau

Oct 27, 2015, 09:32 AM IST

Lord Balaji Temple brahmotsavam to begin on Wednesday

The famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at nearby Tirumala is all set for twin 'brahmotsavam' festivals to be held in a space of two months, with the first one commencing on September 16 amid tight security arrangements.

Sep 14, 2015, 16:19 PM IST

AP: Farmers leave on bicycles to Tirumala to seek special status

A group of nearly 200 farmers from East Godavari district have set on a journey to Tirumala on bicycles to seek blessings of Lord Venkateswara for Andhra Pradesh to be accorded special category status.

Sep 11, 2015, 13:17 PM IST
Temple war: Is Telangana developing its own Tirupati?

Temple war: Is Telangana developing its own Tirupati?

The competition between 'rival' states Telangana and Andhra Pradesh has gone 'religious', suggests a report in The Times of India.

Jul 23, 2015, 10:58 AM IST