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TTD seeks devotees opinion on 6-day closure of Tirumala temple, sets up call centre

  TTD seeks devotees’ opinion on 6-day closure of Tirumala temple, sets up call centre   Days after the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD) in Andhra Pradesh had said that they were reconsidering their earlier decision to shut their doors to

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Kalyanam in Godavari districts from today

Kalyanam in Godavari districts from today   The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) management is conducting ‘Srinivasa Kalyanam’ in the twin Godavari districts from June 19 to 29. The celestial wedding will be held at Mamidikuduru (June 19), Gangalakurru (June 20),

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Tirupati Set to Become World’s First Temple to Use Electric Cars: Things to Know!

Tirupati Set to Become World’s First Temple to Use Electric Cars: Things to Know!   While many religious institutions across India have turned to more sustainable routes of energy alternatives like solar and wind energy, the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD)

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In a first, Tirupati temple to use electric cars

In a first, Tirupati temple to use electric cars The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) is all set to become the first temple management in the world to use electric cars for commuting. As part of its electric vehicles policy, the Andhra Pradesh government will deploy 350

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TTD opens two new canteens at Tirumala

TTD opens two new canteens at Tirumala   The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams has opened two new canteens to cater to the needs of pilgrims thronging the hill town during the summer vacation. About 10,000 pilgrims will benefit with the free food facility

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Andhra govt appoints TTD Board

Andhra govt appoints TTD Board Ignoring objections by some pro-Hindu groups, the Andhra Pradesh government today appointed controversial businessman Putta Sudhakara Yadav as Chairman of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams Board, which administers among others the famous Lord Venkateswara temple in Tirumala. The government constituted the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) Board with Chairman and 17 other members,

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TTD archakas begin ved pujas at temples in Hyderabad

TTD archakas begin ved pujas at temples in Hyderabad   A three-day ‘Chaturveda Parayanam’ programme commenced at the Sri Ganesh temple beside Rathifile bus station in Secunderabad on Wednesday. As many as 70 ved pundits of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam performed

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Putta Sudhakar Yadav is new chairman of TTD board

Putta Sudhakar Yadav is new chairman of TTD board   Capping months long speculation, the Andhra Pradesh government has appointed Putta Sudhakar Yadav as the chairman of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) Trust Board. Mr Yadav belongs to Kadapa district and

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Raghavendra Rao may take over as Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam chairman

Raghavendra Rao may take over as Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam chairman   State Government is likely to announce the new Trust Board of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) on Monday.  It has been nearly one year since the TTD has had no

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No Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams budget yet for new financial year in Andhra Pradesh

No Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams budget yet for new financial year in Andhra Pradesh   For the first time in the history of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD), the annual budget approval of the famous hill shrine was delayed due to the

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