LORD VENKATESWARA TEMPLE

  • Snapshot: Sachin Tendulkar visits Tirupati February 4, 2013

    Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar with TTD Chairman Bapiraju at the Lord Venkateswara temple at Tirumala in Tirupati on February 2, 2013 morning. PTI Photo. ...
  • Sachin Tendulkar worships at Lord Venkateswara temple February 2, 2013

    Tirupati: Star batsman Sachin Tendulkar offered worship at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara here in the wee hours on February 2. Tendulkar arrived on a 10hour maiden pilgrimage on the hills at midnight. He offered worship in the traditional manner, wearing a white dhoti and...
  • Darshan on wheels at world's richest temple May 12, 2011

    Bangalore: A freewheeling darshan that's what a Bangalore company is promising pilgrims at the famed Tirupati temple in a few months from now. No, it doesn't mean an end to the long queues at the temple that sees about 70,000 pilgrims per day but it'll at least mean a...
  • Tirupati: Gold plating of richest temple shelved May 10, 2011

    New Delhi: Tirumala Tirupati Devesthanam (TTD) on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that it has shelved the controversial decision on gold plating of the sanctum sanctorum of the shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirupati, the world's richest temple. The decision to reconsider the move was taken in deference to the sentiments...