Tirupati darshan gets easier, tickets now available online

Offering prayers at the revered Lord Venkateshwara temple in Tirupati just got easier with the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) making darshan tickets available online from Wednesday.

Four IAF choppers begin Tirumala fire dousing operation

Four helicopters of the Indian Air Force (IAF) and 100 army personnel Thursday joined an operation to douse a fire raging in Seshachalam forests for three days, officials said.

Chennai pharma firm donates Rs 2 cr to Balaji temple

An offering of Rs two crore was made to the famous Lord Venkateswara temple at Tirumala near here by a Chennai-based pharmaceutical firm on Wednesday.

Hooda lays foundation stone of Balaji temple

Hooda said the state govt aims to develop Kurukshetra as not only a spiritual and tourist centre of international level but also of science and technology.

Protected status for Tirupati Balaji Temple?

The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) is considering a proposal to recommend recognition of the famous Lord Venkateswara Temple in Tirupati as a monument of national importance.

Jagan’s Tirumala temple visit creates storm

Kadapa MP YS Jaganmohan Reddy, who is a practicing Christian, has now landed in a fresh controversy over his visit to Tirumala`s Balaji Temple.

Balaji temple nets Rs 1,700 crore income in 2011

The famous hill shrine of Lord
Venkateswara near here netted a whopping Rs 1,700 crore income
in 2011 during which 22 million devotees, including a galaxy
of VVIPs, offered their worship.

Kerala temple could be the richest in country

As of now, the Balaji temple in Tirupati in Andhra is believed to be the richest temple in the country.

Baby elephant runs amok at Tirupathi Balaji Temple

An elephant went berserk at the Tirupathi Balaji temple in Andhra Pradesh during a ceremonial procession on Monday night.