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TTD scents a bumper crop by 2025 to overcome sandalwood paste shortage;Dharmika Sadassu on Feb 20

TTD scents a bumper crop by 2025 to overcome sandalwood paste shortage The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) hopes to have abundant sandalwood paste by 2025 as its plantations on 250 acres would have fully grown by then. With 25 kg

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Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams to bring out New Year panchangam before Ugadi

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams to bring out New Year panchangam before Ugadi The much awaited TTD almanac(panchangam) for the Hevilambi Telugu New Year will be released on the auspicious day of Radhasapthami on February 3, a month before Ugadi. Tirumala Tirupati

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Tirumala Temple to come up with mobile app for Tirupati.

TTD to come up with mobile app for Tirupati The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD), which governs the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala, near here, will soon launch a devotee-friendly mobile app. Talking to reporters here today, TTD executive

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Tirupati Tirumala Temple gearing up for ‘Ratha Saptami’

TTD gearing up for ‘Ratha Saptami’ Elaborate arrangements are being made for the conduct of the annual ‘Ratha Sapthami’ on February 3. The festival, also known as ‘Surya jayanti’, is referred to as ‘mini-Brahmotsavams’ as the Lord will be brought

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TTD to launch Mobile App soon

TTD to launch Mobile App soon Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD), which governs the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirupati Tirumala near here will soon launch a devotee friendly Mobile App. Talking to reporters here today, TTD Executive Officer

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TTD plans ‘time slots’ for trekking pilgrims

TTD plans ‘time slots’ for trekking pilgrims The TTD management is planning to introduce ‘time slots’ for pilgrims reaching the sacred abode of Lord Venkateswara on foot. Buoyed with the successful implementation of the Rs. 300 online darshan tickets, it

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“Cow is embodiment of our vedic ethos”: TTD Chairman

“Cow is embodiment of our vedic ethos”: TTD Chairman   Devotional fervour peaked in S V Gosala here when Gopuja was observed with aplomb on the festival day of Kanuma. Tirumala-Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) Trust Board Chief Dr Ch Krishnamurthy, Executive

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Balaji temple hundi nets Rs 1,018 crore in 2016; Long queues at Tirumala for Vaikuntha Ekadasi

Balaji temple hundi nets Rs 1,018 crore in 2016 In 2016, about 2.6 crore devotees from across the world thronged the ancient shrine and cash offerings made in the hundi amounted to Rs 1,018 crore, Executive Officer of the Tirumala Tirupati

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PM Narendra Modi Offers Prayers At Lord Venkateswara Temple Near Tirumala;Old notes continue to make their way into Tirumala hundi, TTD in a fix

PM Narendra Modi Offers Prayers At Lord Venkateswara Temple Near Tirumala Prime Minister Narendra Modi today offered worship at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at nearby Tirupati Tirumala. He was accorded a customary welcome amid chanting of Vedic

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Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams to accept only desi cows in donation

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams to accept only desi cows in donation   Fed up with devotees gifting it unproductive and sick cattle as well as bulls and non-indigenous breeds, the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) has decided to henceforth accept only indigenous

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