CJI Ranjan Gogoi offers prayers at Balaji temple in Andhra Pradesh's Tirumala ahead of retirement

The CJI was accompanied by his wife Rupanjali Gogoi

Nov 17, 2019, 10:24 AM IST

Deepika Padukone-Ranveer Singh seek Lord Venkateswara's blessings at Tirupati on first wedding anniversary—Photos

Deepika looked ethereal in a red banarasi saree with traditional jewellery and sindoor while Ranveer kept it subtle this time in a golden kurta-churidar with an embroidered jacket completing his look.

Nov 14, 2019, 10:55 AM IST

TTD board to streamline VVIP darshan culture at Tirumala temple

 For any God all devotees are equal but in front of God not all devotees are equal. Especially in temples, the culture of Special or VVIP darshan definitely raises a lot of serious questions. In Tirumala, abode of richest Hindu God Lord Venkateshwara, this difference between a common or poor devotee and a VIP or VVIP has become a raging point.

Jul 16, 2019, 23:06 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2 mission: All you need to know

Chandrayaan-2: All you need to know about India’s 2nd Moon mission. Watch full video to know more.#IndiaMoonMission #Chandrayaan2Laucnh

Jul 14, 2019, 20:58 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2 launch: Here is all you need to know

ISRO chairman K Sivan spoke to media and said that all arrangements for Chandrayaan-2 have been completed. GSLV Mk 3 will fly into the space at 2.51 am on Monday. The lander will reach the south pole of moon in two months, he said.While speaking to ANI, PK Ghosh, Space Strategist, ISRO said, “We are going to be the fourth country in the world. It is going to be a very big break through. It will be something that each Indian should be proud of. I would like to salute the ISRO scientists for coming up to this stage.”

Jul 14, 2019, 13:14 PM IST

Andhra CM Jagan Mohan Reddy appoints uncle YV Subba Reddy as chairman of Tirumala Tirupati board

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy has appointed his maternal uncle and senior YSRCP leader YV Subba Reddy as the Chairman of Tirumala Tirupati Devastanam (TTD) Board, an official statement read on Friday.

Jun 22, 2019, 17:43 PM IST

Boy abducted from Tirumala rescued in Maharashtra, accused held

The boy was sleeping in the open when he was abducted on Friday.

Dec 30, 2018, 18:46 PM IST

TTD takes back decision to shut Tirumala temple for six days

TTD officials had previously taken the decision to keep the complex completely shut because of a religious ceremony to clean the premises. Now, devotees would be permitted but in small batches.

Jul 17, 2018, 14:56 PM IST

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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