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Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam gears up for Paruveta Utsavam

  Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam gears up for Paruveta Utsavam The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam is gearing up to celebrate the auspicious Paruveta Utsavam, which was slated to be observed in Tirumala on the day of Kanuma on Wednesday. As part of

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TTD to construct 384 rooms, install 1,000 CCTV cameras

TTD to construct 384 rooms, install 1,000 CCTV cameras  TIRUMALA: With the Lord Venkateswara temple high on terror radar, the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) has plans to have a three-tier security in place, and as part of it, decided to

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TTD Temple in Kanya Kumari to open on Jan 27 ; Maha Kumbabhishekam to be performed

TTD Temple in Kanya Kumari to open on Jan 27 ; Maha Kumbabhishekam to be performed   Tirumala, Jan 4 (UNI) Sri Venkateswara Swamy temples coming up in different states are getting ready for its opening this year, Tirumala-Tirupati Devasthanams

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Tirupati: Tirumala ready for ‘Vaikunta Ekadasi’

  Tirupati: Tirumala ready for ‘Vaikunta Ekadasi’   The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) is gearing itself up in a big way for the smooth conduct of Vaikunta Ekadasi and Dwadasi (the most important Vaishnavite festivals), which is slated for December

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Tirupati: Paper boxes to replace plastic bags for laddus

  Tirupati: Paper boxes to replace plastic bags for laddus   After decades of trial and error, the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams  has come up with an alternative to the plastic carry bags which are currently being used for the distribution

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Plastic ban in Lord’s abode from Oct 31

Plastic ban in Lord’s abode from Oct 31   Twenty-two days after plastic ban came into effect in Tirupati, Tirumala-Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) Trust Board has taken a decision to implement a similar ban in the world-renowned Hindu shrine from October

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Lakhs witness Garuda Seva ritual at Tirumala

  Lakhs witness Garuda Seva ritual at Tirumala   A sea of humanity converged at the sacred abode of Lord Venkateswara in Tirumala to take part and witness the auspicious Garuda Seva ritual on Sunday. Lakhs of devotees kept pouring

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Tirumala spruced up for Navaratri Brahmotsavams

Tirumala spruced up for Navaratri Brahmotsavams   The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) is gearing up for the smooth conduct of the Navaratri Brahmotsavams to be held from October 10 to 18. TTD EO Anil Kumar Singhal said elaborate arrangements were

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No darshan tokens for Peratasi month in Tirupati, says TTD

No darshan tokens for Peratasi month in Tirupati, says TTD   In view of huge crowd expected during the Peratasi month every year, the TTD has cancelled all tokens such as Rs 300 Seeghra Darshan, Divya Darshan and Sarva Darshan

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1.8 lakh pilgrims offer hair in Tirumala

  1.8 lakh pilgrims offer hair in Tirumala   “As many as 1,89,826 pilgrims have so far offered hair from September 13 to 19, in the last seven days of Srivari annual Brahmotsavams,” said Ms M. Nagaratna, DyEO, TTD Kalyanakatta.

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