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Vaikuntha Ekadasi: Priority to ordinary pilgrims, says TTD EO

Vaikuntha Ekadasi: Priority to ordinary pilgrims, says Tirpati Tirumala Devastanams EO TTD Executive Officer D. Sambasiva Rao said top priority would be given to the common pilgrims in the darshan of the presiding deity during the Vaikuntha Ekadasi and Dwadasi

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Tiruppavai to replace Suprabhata Seva

Tiruppavai to replace Suprabhata Seva The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams will replace the daily Suprabhata Seva by Andal Tiruppavai at the main temple in Tirumala from December 17. It will continue till January 14, 2017. The change in the daily programme

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No service charges on cashless transactions with Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam

No service charges on cashless transactions with TTD The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) has announced that cashless (online) transactions can be done with the temple management without any additional charges up to December 31. Similarly, there will be no additional

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Good luck to devotees, big bucks for temple

Hindu devotees tonsure their heads at Tirumala temple (Tirupati) to please God; the hair is auctioned by TTD every month The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD), which manages the Sri Venkateswara Swamy Temple, was quoted as saying by a journalist writing

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Tirumala Tirupati Temple adopts digital transactions/ Shining prospects for hair business

TTD adopts digital transactions Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) which receives around Rs 1,000 crore per year i.e. nearly Rs 3 crore per day has crossed over Rs 4 crore per day after demonetization was announced. Tirumala’s gleaming scalps spell shining

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Demonetisation effect: Tirumala Tirupati Temple goes cashless

Demonetisation effect: TTD goes cashless The note ban proves to be an impetus for the Tirumala-Tirupati Devasthanams to accelerate digitisation of spiritual activities at Tirumala, the abode of Sri Venkateswara Swamy, in collaboration with the IT major Tata Consultancy Services

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Demonetisation: Tirumala temple to install swipe machines for devotees

Demonetisation: Tirumala temple to install swipe machines for devotees In a huge relief to pilgrims, the temple management of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) on Monday announced that swiping machines would be installed in the Tirupati temple. The move will help

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POS machines installed in TTD book stalls

POS machines installed in TTD book stalls With an intention to ease the sale of its publications, calendars and dairies the TTD has set-up Point Of Sale (POS) machines at all its bookstalls in Tirupati Tirumala, Tirupati as well as

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Special darshan for NRIs at Tirumala on the cards

Special darshan for NRIs at Tirumala on the cards Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) who plan to visit Tirumala are likely to have special darshan in days to come. The Tourism Department officials would hold talks with the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD)

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No impact on pilgrim rush at Tirumala

No impact on pilgrim rush at Tirumala TIRUMALA: Demonetisation seems to have had a minimal impact on rush of pilgrims in the temple town of Tirumala. The daily turnout of pilgrims has remained constant even though the Tirumala Tirupati Devastanams

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