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  Home Tirumala, tirupati, tirupati balaji, balaji temple, india temple
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Tirumala’s Balaji shrine is among the more famous temples of India.
It reportedly attracts the largest number of pilgrims for any shrine in India.
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  Tirupati Balaji,Tirupati Tirumala Balaji,Tirupati India
The legends taken from the Venkatachala Mahatmya and the Varaha Purana, pertaining to the manifestation of the Lord at Tirumala, are of particular interest.
Adjoining the Ranga Mandapam on the western side, and facing the Dhvajasthambha Mandapam is a spacious complex of pavilions known as the Tirumala Raya Mandapam or Anna Unjal Mandapam.
The Aina Mahal is on the northern side of the Tirumala Raya Mandapam.
www.pilgrimage-india.com /south-india-pilgrimage/tirupati-tirumala-balaji.html   (1179 words)

  
 History of tirumala temple @seven hills
The venkatam hill is believed to be a part of the celestial mount meru brought to the earth from vaikuntam by garuda (Lord's vehicle),say the puranas.The Hills are said to be a manifestation of Adi Sesha (the cosmic serpent).The Seven hills of the Tirumala are the said to represent the Seven hoods of Adi Sesha.
Tirumala Mambi, a descendent of the great ascetic Narada, spent his whole life in serving the Lord.
Tirumala is one of the 108 sacred shrines of the Sri Vaishanava tradition.According to the Puranas, Lord Vishnu stayed on the earth for some time in the Avatar of Swetha Varaham and rose out of pushkarini as Swayambhuva.
www.etirupati.com /history.htm   (380 words)

  
 Tirumala Tirupati Tourism | Tirumala Tirupati Places | Your Guide to India
The universally known temple of Lord Venkateswara situated at Tirumala is known as Balaji in the North and Srinivasa Perumal in the extreme South.
Tirumala has seven magnificent hills and hence the God is called "Edukondalavadu", the God of seven hills.
People are encouraged to visit Tirumala on the day of Ekadasi in the month of Vaikunta, at which time all pilgrims in the abode of God will be forgiven of all their sins.
www.yourguidetoindia.com /content/view/50/37   (1896 words)

  
 TTD Saptagiri November_2005 English Version
The chief minister or Pradhana Mantri of Sadasiva Raya was' Tirumala raya.
He was responsible for the construction of "Tirumala raya mantapam" in Tirumala temple in 1561 A.D. This exists towards left side of Dwaja Stambha adjacent to Ranganathamandapam.
Due to this devotees feared to climb the Tirumala hill for the darshan of swami.
www.omnamovenkatesaya.com /saptagiri_Nov2005_Eng/Tirumala_through_ages.htm   (1900 words)

  
 tirumala tirupati devasthanam, tirupati, sri venkateswara
Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam, or the abode of the Lord Tirupati, is probably Hindu India’s most visited holy place.
Tirumala is one of the few temples to allow non-Hindus into the sanctum sanctorum.
The few kilometres between Tirupati and Tirumala are easily traversed by bus, auto rickshaw or taxi, all readily available at Tirupati.
www.journeymart.com /Dexplorer/AsiaIS/India/india_addon/spiritual/tirupati.asp   (759 words)

  
 Tirumala - Tirupati
The enormous temple complex, with the main shrine and dome in solid gold, is dedicated to Vishnu, the second deity of the Hindu Holy Trinity who assumes the role of preserver of the cosmos.
It will be interesting to note that, in the 14th century, the presiding deity of Srirangam was protected in the hills of Tirumala for almost four decades, fearing the Islamic invasion that jolted the temple city of Srirangam.
Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams - For the logistics and maintenance of temple
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 Tirupati Tirumala Balaji Temple,Balaji Temple in Tirupati,Tirupati Temple Tour,Tirupati Balaji Temple
Tirupati Tirumala Balaji Temple,Balaji Temple in Tirupati,Tirupati Temple Tour,Tirupati Balaji Temple
The shrine is located on a hill at Tirumala, a cluster of seven hills known as Seshachalam or Venkatachalam with an elevation of 853m (2,800ft.) above the sea level.
¤ Somnathpur Temple ¤ Meenakshi Temple ¤ Tirupati Tirumala Balaji.....
temples.south-india-tour-package.com /andhra-pradesh-temples/tirupati-tirumala-balaji-temple.html   (613 words)

  
 Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam Gardens,Tirupathi,Devasthanam Tirumala Tirupathi,India
Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD) Gardens are beautiful gardens with rare species of plants and trees, maintained by the 'Devasthanam'.
There are four nurseries at Tirumala with mist chambers - in the Travellers Bungalow area, Gogarbham Dam area, Sri Padmavathi Guest House area and Divyaramam area.
The total demand for the flowers of all the temples in Tirumala is met by these gardens.
www.indiantravelportal.com /andhra-pradesh/gardens/tirumala-tirupati-devasthanam-gardens.html   (387 words)

  
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Tirumala is located on Vyenkata Hill at an altitude of 840m (2,800 ft).
Tirumala is an unusual place for India in that the streets are totally clean of trash.
Tirumala is more like a city than a temple, and one could easily spend a whole day just walking around.
www.vegetarian-restaurants.net /India-Guide/IndianStates/Andhra/Triumala.htm   (3505 words)

  
 Tirumala Seven Hills Pvt Ltd - Redefining Fiber Optics and Test Equipment
The Tirumala management team has developed a systematic approach to introduction of cutting edge technologies.
Tirumala Seven Hills has served the needs of all segments of the fiber optics industry, including telecommunications, contractors, resellers/distributors, government and education.
The quest for excellence at Tirumala is not just a process, but a way of life.
www.tirumalasevenhills.com   (162 words)

  
 Ibrahim had planned to bomb Tirumala temple
A special team from the AP police, which is camping in Bangalore, scanned the documents which contained the list of places of worship where the blasts had already occurred and those which still remained the targets.
One of the targets was Tirumala, which is visited by thousands of devotees from all over the country and even abroad everyday.
Highly-placed sources said that as per the plan, the bombs were supposed to be planted in the `general queue' at Tirumala (a majority of the devotees go through this queue), preferably on week-ends when the rush would be heavy.
www.expressindia.com /ie/daily/20000716/ifr16001.html   (623 words)

  
 teluguone.com Tirumala Tirupathi Brahmotsavam
The splendid Brahmotsavam is the annual festival celebrated in the district Tirumala of Andhra Pradesh for nine days when the sun enters Kanya Rashi from Ashwayuja Shuddha Padyami to.
People mostly visit Tirumala on the day of Ekadasi in the month of Vaikunta, during which all the pilgrims in the abode of God will be forgiven of all their sins.
The seven Tirumala Hills are believed to be the manifestation of the seven hoods of ?Adivesha'- the serpent god.
www.teluguone.com /splevents/brahmotsavam   (1289 words)

  
 The Hindu : Andhra Pradesh / Hyderabad News : Tirumala: State flayed for inaction
Tirumala Tirupati Samrakshana Samiti for scrapping of G.O. The Tirumala Tirupati Samrakshana (protection) Samiti has criticised the State Government for failing to fulfil its promise of issuing orders declaring that the seven hills at Tirumala were under the jurisdiction of TTD and on other demands raised by devotees and sadhus on July 15.
Somaraju Susheela, vice-president, and S. Lakshmidevi, spokesperson, at a press conference here on Wednesday, said barring the oral assurance that the seven hills were under the control of Lord Venkateswara of Tirumala, the Government had failed to issue orders, as demanded by the samiti.
They said the session should also enact a law banning "propagation'' of other faiths in Tirumala limits, alleging that missionary activities were on the rise in the temple town for the past two years.
www.hindu.com /2006/11/30/stories/2006113006260500.htm   (273 words)

  
 Andhra bans propagation of other religions at Tirumala temple
The move is mainly aimed at banning propagation of any religion other than Hinduism at the Lord Venkateshwara temple on Tirumala Hills near Tirupati.
He said the moved was aimed at ensuring that the sentiments of any religious group was not hurt and public order at such places of worship was not disturbed.
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www.earthtimes.org /articles/show/56678.html   (422 words)

  
 Tirumala, the Ultimate Destination of Pilgrims
Tirumala, the abode of Lord Venkateswara is the ultimate goal of all devotees from times immemorial.
Nammalvar extols Lord Venkateswara as the veritable aushadam (medicine) for curing the disease of samsara in the areas of birth and death.
The Tirumala temple received generous patronage from the various royal families of the great Vijayanagar empire and the temple reached the pinnacle of unprecedented glory during the reign of the illustrious Vijayanagar emperor Krishnadevaraya.
www.ramanuja.org /sv/temples/tirumalai/overview.html   (1138 words)

  
 Tirupati,Tirumala Tirupati,Tirupati Balaji,Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam
The Tirupati Balaji shrine is located on a hill at Tirumala, a cluster of seven hills known as Seshachalam or Venkatachalam with an elevation of 853m (2,800ft.) above the sea level.
TTD, or Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam manages the affairs of the temple, the well-being of the pilgrims, the upkeep of the environs in and around the Tirumala hills and sponsors several undertakings that are religious, charitable, social and educational in nature.
Different darshans are arranged for the convenience of the pilgrims, The 'Sarvadarshan' (meaning darshan for all, free of cost), special darshan (paid darshan), 'Sudarshanam' (free and paid darshan minimizing the waiting time) and special darshan for the physically disabled and the aged.
www.indiantravelportal.com /andhra-pradesh/pilgrimage/tirupati.html   (1158 words)

  
 Facilities Tirumala, tirupati, tirupati balaji, balaji temple, india temple
Tiruamala-Tirupati Devastanam, whose primary function is to provide convenient facilities to pilgrims, has shored up the infrastructure in Tirumala and Tirupati by building free dormitories in addition to the cottages and guesthouses which are leased out on different rates as per the facilities offered.
In Tirumala most people stay for free in the huge dormitories around the temple.
Tirumala - Tirupati is providing large marriage halls with modern cooking facilities at Srinivasa Kalyana Mandapam and other three marriage halls at Padmavathi Kalyana Mandapam.
www.tirumala-tirupati.com /index.php?var=displaypage-65-page-   (417 words)

  
 The Hindu : Andhra Pradesh / Tirupati News : Sadhus upset over GO on Tirumala boundaries
A `Sankalpa Diwas' (the day to take a pledge) was held under the banner of the `Tirumala Tirupati Samrakashna Samithi' with the Swamiji of Pejawar Mutt, Udipi to protest against the GO.
By the second resolution, the sadhus summit called upon the TTD to dismiss all non-Hindu staff members from Tirumala as, under the TTD manual, only Hindus should be appointed in the TTD.
The meet expressed anguish that as many as 40 Christians posted as TTD employees were allegedly celebrating `their' festivals and religious activities on the hills.
www.hindu.com /2006/07/16/stories/2006071608740200.htm   (459 words)

  
 Tirupati - Wikitravel
The Tirumala hill has seven peaks ("Sapthagiri"), said to represent the seven hoods of Adisesha, the serpant under whose hoods Vishnu resides in Vaikuntha.
Tirumala is located in the eastern ghats, a mountain range that runs along the south-eastern India.
Another popular method of travel from Tirupati to Tirumala is walking (by foot) for pilgrims who wish to fulfill a vow - a hindu religious tradition.
wikitravel.org /en/Tirupati_and_Tirumala   (1752 words)

  
 Tirumala Tirupati Balaji - Transit and Travel information - India   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The administration of the shrine of Sri Venkateswara and a number of estates were then entrusted to Sri Seva Dossji of the Hatiramji Mutt at Tirumala, and the temple remained under the administration of the Mahants for nearly a century, till 1933 AD.
In 1951, the Act of 1933 was replaced by an enactment whereby the administration of TTD was entrusted to a Board of Trustees, and an Executive Officer was appointed by the Government.
For a safe journey to Tirumala, it is recommended that you travel by APSRTC buses only.
www.routeservices.com /transit_world/Tirupati_Balaji.aspx   (1532 words)

  
 Protect the temple, traditions and heritage of Lord Sri Venkateshwara, Tirumala-Tirupathi Petition
The TTD was established to maintain and protect the Lord Venkateswara Temple at Tirumala.
Instead, the project is destroying centuries old structures and tossing them on the ground where the calls of nature destroy the sanctity of the demolished structures.
The Protect the temple, traditions and heritage of Lord Sri Venkateshwara, Tirumala-Tirupathi Petition to Governor and Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, President and Prime Minister of India, Chairman of Tirumala Tirupathi Devasthanams was created by http://www.zeroguru.com and written by Narsaraj Kompally (narsaraj@zeroguru.com).
www.petitiononline.com /save7hil/petition.html   (795 words)

  
 Tirumala - Encyclopedia.com
Sierra Wireless and Tirumala Seven Hills to Deliver CDMA 1X Product in India.
Stewards of the earth: the growing religious mission to protect the environment.
Devotees protest destruction of ancient structures at Tirumala temple
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1E1-X-Tirumala.html   (271 words)

  
 Twincitiesbbs _ Pilgrimage - Tirumala Tirupathi
The temple town of Tirupati at the foot of Tirumala hills situated in Chittoor District of Andhra Pradesh, came into existence in the middle of twelfth century, with the founding of Govindarajaswamy temple.
Sri Venkateshwara temple, the abode of Lord Venkateswara, also known as Balaji in the north and Srinivasa in southern parts of India, is one of the most famous temples in India and is located at Tirumala.
The first road, connecting Tirumala was laid in 1944 and to ensure safety by one-way movement, a second one was constructed in 1974.
www.twincitiesbbs.com /pilgrimage/tirumala.htm   (570 words)

  
 Todays News
TIRUMALA JULY 27: Elaborate arrangements are under way for the annual Brahmotsavams of Lord Venkateswara, Tirumala, slated to begin on October 7.
It was also decided to distribute free food packets to pilgrims in the massive Vaikuntam queue complex during the nine-day festival period.
The APSRTC Tirumala depot manager, Rangaiah, said run additional buses would be run between the Tirumala and Tirupati ghat roads.
www.hindunet.org /News/default.php?dtstr=20020727&Formsearchresults_Page=7&HNETSEID=181f94ccf1e7f8c2588993294e40b865   (194 words)

  
 Chaos reigns at Tirumala - Deccan Herald - Internet Edition   (Site not responding. Last check: )
With the pilgrim rush increasing on one side, the temple management was facing a tough time to cater the needs of the common pilgrims who were kept in locked compartments for hours.
Tirumala hills, the abode of lord Venkateswara, has been witnessing a sea of humanity for the last two days.
The temple town tirumala was flooded with the VVIPs across the country including large number of MLAs from Karnataka.
www.deccanherald.com /deccanherald/dec312006/foreign21263120061230.asp   (579 words)

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