Tirupati

Lord Balaji Temple Trust to conduct TTD Board meeting via video-conference

The world-renowned Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD) trust, which manages the affairs of the world’s richest Lord Balaji Temple, has decided to conduct board meetings via "video-conferencing" due to national lockdown over coronavirus pandemic.

May 28, 2020, 15:26 PM IST

Tirupati SP Avula Ramesh Reddy helps farmers in harvesting, donates 50 percent salary

The Superintendent of Police for Tirupati Urban District Avula Ramesh Reddy took people into surprise after he joined the farmers in planting paddy saplings in the agriculture fields on the outskirts of the town. Reddy took the work in his uniform and was seen wearing a mask while helping the farmers in cultivation.

May 15, 2020, 07:50 AM IST

Tirumala temple withdrew Rs 1,300 cr from Yes Bank in October

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD), which manages the affairs of Tirumala temple, on Friday said the money was withdrawn in October and it had nothing to do with the crisis in the bank.

Mar 06, 2020, 19:55 PM IST

Janhvi Kapoor climbs 3550 steps barefoot to reach Tirupati temple and seek Lord Venkateswara's blessings - Watch

Janhvi Kapoor also shared a few pictures from her divine journey to Tirupati Temple on Instagram. 

Feb 11, 2020, 16:56 PM IST

Janhvi Kapoor visits Tirupati temple, seeks Lord Venkateswara's blessings - Pics

On the work front, Janhvi Kapoor has some interesting projects in her kitty. 

Feb 10, 2020, 14:24 PM IST

After Tirupati, Ranveer Singh-Deepika Padukone seek blessings at Golden Temple on first anniversary

Bollywood actors Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone have completed one year of marital bliss.

Nov 15, 2019, 08:08 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 identifies three more non-Hindu employees, charges them with concealing faith

In the latest development which might pose serious ramifications, the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD) has identified three more non-Hindu employees, who concealed their faith or their religion, which is in contravention of its rules wherein a non-Hindu employee should declare his/her faith and should not be working in any TTD post if he/she is a non-Hindu. 

Sep 23, 2019, 23:12 PM IST

Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: Tirupati's recyclable 'Mattigaajula Ganesh' is made of bangles

Made by 30 artisans brought from Bengaluru and Hyderabad apart from local help, it took 15 days to assemble all the bangles into the shape of Lord Ganesha.

Sep 02, 2019, 20:21 PM IST

Cleansing rituals performed at Tirupati after lunar eclipse

As per Hindu beliefs, all places of religious worship are closed and no religious rituals are performed during an eclipse.

Jul 17, 2019, 09:04 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

PM Modi offers prayers at Tirumala temple

PM Modi offers prayers at Tirumala temple. To know more watch the video

Jun 09, 2019, 21:20 PM IST

PM Modi addresses public meeting at Tirupati

PM Modi addresses a public meeting at Tirupati. To know more watch the video

Jun 09, 2019, 18:52 PM IST

5W1H: PM Modi to visit Tirupati from Colombo

PM Modi to visit Tirupati from Colombo. To know more watch the video

Jun 09, 2019, 16:44 PM IST

Tirupati Lok Sabha constituency of Andhra Pradesh: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Tirupati Lok Sabha constituency of Andhra Pradesh.

Apr 04, 2019, 18:48 PM IST

Tirupati (SC) constituency: Of divinity, blessings and elections

Tirupati is one of 25 Lok Sabha constituencies in Andhra Pradesh and is reserved for SC candidates. It is located in the Chittoor district.

Mar 08, 2019, 11:02 AM IST

Five-star experience at Tirupati railway station soon. See first glimpse of premium 'atithi' lounge

There is a surprise in store for devotees travelling to Balaji Temple, Minister for Railways Piyush Goyal tweeted on Saturday. 

Jan 13, 2019, 10:05 AM 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