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Balakrishna Prasad’s contributions to music lauded

Balakrishna Prasad’s contributions to music lauded   The Asthana Vidwan of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) Garimella Balakrishna Prasad has achieved rare feet by contributing Keerthanas on Navagrahas. Significantly, he was the only person after Muthuswamy Deekshitar, who contributed these type

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Kannada version of TTD website launched

Kannada version of TTD website launched   The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) on Wednesday formally launched the Kannada version of its website, to facilitate devotees from Karnataka to book Srivari Sevas, darshan, laddu, and rooms. While the Telugu version of

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TTD celebrates Deepavali with differently-abled kids

TTD celebrates Deepavali with differently-abled kids The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) celebrated Deepavali in the midst of disadvantaged children here. Patients at the TTD-run Balaji Institute of Surgery, Research and Rehabilitation for the Disabled (BIRRD), considered the largest orthopaedic hospital

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More battery vehicles planned in Tirumala: TTD EO Anil Kumar Singhal

More battery vehicles planned in Tirumala: TTD EO Anil Kumar Singhal To protect the environs in hill town, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam, with the assistance of AP Energy Department and Government of India will soon operate 60 battery vehicles to transport

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90 cr towards free meal scheme annually: TTD EO Anil Kumar Singhal

  90 cr towards free meal scheme annually: TTD EO Anil Kumar Singhal   The EO along with Tirumala JEO Srinivasa Raju has participated in the annual Ayudha puja at Srivari Annaprasadam Complex on Thursday and performed rituals to goddess

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Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena offers prayers at Tirumala

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena offers prayers at Tirumala   Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Sunday offered prayers at the famed Lord Venkateswara temple at Tirumala in Andhra Pradesh. He along with his wife Jayanthi Pushpa Kumari and son

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Devotional pageant of Brahmotsavam wows legions

Devotional pageant of Brahmotsavam wows legions   The best of India’s cultural wealth is thrown in sharp relief during spectacular devotional performances by diverse artistes trained in varied disciplines as part of the ongoing Brahmotsavam.  In all, 1,500 artistes drawn

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No ‘grace time’ for Tirumala rooms

No ‘grace time’ for Tirumala rooms   Devotees in Tirumala are suffering with the new amendments regarding the rooms. The grace period is completely reduced from one hour to zero minutes. The pilgrim has now to pay a day’s rent,

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Lord rides Chinna Sesha Vahanam on Day 2

Lord rides Chinna Sesha Vahanam on Day 2   Lord Malayappa Swamy was taken out on Chinna Sesha Vahanam on Sunday morning, the second day of the ongoing annual Brahmotsavams of Lord Venkateswara in Tirumala. Thousands of devotees had gathered

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Tirumala all set for Brahmotsavam celebrations

Tirumala all set for Brahmotsavam celebrations   Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams management made preparations to ensure smooth sailing of events – vahana sevas on Mada streets,VVIP visits and management of huge crowds for the majestic Garuda Seva on the 5th day

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