Lord Venkateswara

'I am Hindu', says 'Christian' TDP MLA Vangalapudi Anitha over her appointment in Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams board

'I am Hindu', says 'Christian' TDP MLA Vangalapudi Anitha over her appointment in Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams board

In a letter to AP CM Naidu, the woman MLA requested to withdraw her appointment to avoid any embarrassment to the government.

Apr 23, 2018, 09:57 AM 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

TN CM K Palaniswami offers worship to Lord Venkateswara

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami today offered worship at the hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara near here.

May 09, 2017, 15:16 PM IST

Tirumala temple earns 1,038 cr in cash offerings

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD), which manages the Lord Venkateswara shrine here, earned Rs 1,038 crore through cash offerings from devotees in 2016-17.

Apr 07, 2017, 13:29 PM 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
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

Mukesh Ambani offers worship at Lord Venkateswara shrine

He was accompanied by his daughter Isha and son Ananth.

Sep 02, 2016, 20:25 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
Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams goes hi-tech, to launch 'digital services’ for devotees

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams goes hi-tech, to launch 'digital services’ for devotees

With a view to provide enhanced services to its devotees across the country and abroad, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD), which manages the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala near here is planning to launch "Digital Tirumala" soon.

Feb 21, 2016, 01:50 AM IST

Tirumala temple hundi nets Rs three crore on new year day

For the first time, Tirumala Tirupati Devastanam did not entertain recommendation letters issued by VIPs for darshan and other facilities to their near and dear ones visiting the hills today. 

Jan 01, 2016, 21:41 PM IST
No VIP passes for New Year's Day at Tirumala Temple

No VIP passes for New Year's Day at Tirumala Temple

The administration of the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara has decided not to entertain VIP requests.

Dec 30, 2015, 11:55 AM 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

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

Tirupati temple laddu in its 300th year

The Tirupati laddu, given away as 'prasad' at the hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirupati, has entered its 300th year. Temple officials say the sacred offering was introduced on August 2, 1715.

Aug 05, 2015, 15:52 PM IST

President Mukherjee worships at Lord Venkateswara temple

President Pranab Mukherjee offered prayers at the ancient hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala near here Wednesday.

Jul 01, 2015, 16:28 PM IST

President to worship at Lord Venkateswara temple today

President Pranab Mukherjee will offer worship at the ancient hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at nearby Tirumala on Wednesday.

Jul 01, 2015, 08:37 AM IST

Chief Justice of India offers prayers at Lord Venkateswara temple

Chief Justice of India Justice HL Dattu and his family members offered prayers at the famous hill shrine Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala near here on Tuesday.

Jun 09, 2015, 16:36 PM IST