Andhra Pradesh suspends Lord Venkateswara temple property auction by TTD

Amid strict opposition by several leaders and devotees alike on the proposed auction of 50 immovable 'unviable' properties of Lord Venkateswara, the Andhra Pradesh government on Monday decided to suspend the activity.

May 25, 2020, 23:31 PM IST

Lord Balaji Temple trust puts 23 immovable assets for public auction; BJP opposes move

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD), which manages the affairs of Sri Venkateswara temple, has decided to auction 23 properties situated in various parts of Tamil Nadu.

May 24, 2020, 08:35 AM IST

TTD to start laddu prasadam sales across 13 district HQs in AP from May 25

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD) is ready to commence the sale of its sacred laddu prasadam from Monday (May 25) onwards across 13 districts in Andhra Pradesh.

May 23, 2020, 09:19 AM IST

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam Chairman rubbishes claims of non-payment of salaries, calls it false news

Categorically denying news reports of salary cuts of employees at the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD), the chairman YV Subbareddy said that the devotees should not believe the rumours and pray for well and good time for all of us amid the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic.

May 21, 2020, 10:58 AM IST

TTD says special arrangements to deal with pilgrim rush during summer and Coronavirus

In view of anticipated heavy rush during the ensuing summer season, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams is making elaborate special arrangements. The meeting was held in Tirumala presided by Additional EO AV Dharmareddy.

Mar 11, 2020, 12:18 PM 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

VVIPs darshan slots in Tirumala to be discontinued soon, announces TTD chairman Subba Reddy

According to the current system, the VVIPs are given three layers, popularly known as L1, L2, L3, under which they offer their prayers. 

Jul 13, 2019, 23:55 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

In a first, Tirumala temple to close doors for six consecutive days

Zee News' Prasad Bhosekar reports that the temple will be closed for cleaning because restricted darshan would be extremely hard considering the extremely high footfall here.

Jul 15, 2018, 08:21 AM 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

HCL Chairman Shiv Nadar offers Rs 1 crore to Lord Venkateswara shrine

The hill temple PRO Talari Ravi said after offering prayers, the HCL chairman handed over the offering in the form of a cheque to TTD Executive Officer D Sambasiva Rao inside the shrine.

Aug 21, 2016, 13:19 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

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

TTD performs 8,086 marriages in Andhra

Over 8,000 marriages were
performed as part of the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam`s (TTD)
`Kalyanamasthu` mass-wedding ceremony across Andhra Pradesh
on Wednesday.

Oct 28, 2009, 21:47 PM IST