Why was Tirupati temple closed for 12 years?
A strong belief on a legend about the actual existence of Swamy is found in the region. The incident goes like there was a king of unknown name who killed 12 people for a crime they committed and hanged them on the gates of this temple. The temple got closed for 12 years and Swamy made an appearance.
What is Kalyanotsavam Tirupati?
TIRUPATI: For the first time in the history of the Tirumala temple, one of the highly revered ‘Kalyanotsavam’ seva was performed at the sacred abode of Lord Venkateswara at the hill temple in the virtual mode for the arjitham devotees.
What is the cost of Kalyanotsavam?
Price for Kalyanotsavam Seva Ticket: 1000 Rupees. No of Persons allowed: 2 (Children below 12 years are allowed 3 Max). Seva Performance Time: 11:00 AM daily.
What is srivari Kalyanotsavam online participation?
The Arjita Seva of Srivari Nitya Kalyanotsavam will be performed in ekantham and live telecast every day at 12 noon for the benefit of the devotees. The (virtual) participating devotees should dress traditionally and on archakas instructions, make sankalpam with their names and gotras.
Why Tirupati eyes are closed?
According to sources Lord Balaji’s idol wears a white mark that is so huge to cover the eyes. Thus, the devotees can see only a small part of the Lord’s eyes while the rest is covered.
Why is Tirupati so powerful?
The two imprints on his chest represent the places reserved for Lakshmi and Padmavathi is his body. Since the Lord himself transformed into a stone, the idol is considered to be extremely powerful. Often referred to as the richest god, Srinivasa or Balaji, blesses his devotees with the wishes they ask for.
How many Laddus are there in Kalyanotsavam?
along with tickets, the devotee can get two Free laddus, prasadam will be given at the time of issuing tickets. The kalyanam Mahostavam will be performed on a vahanam (Vehicle) specially designed for the occasion at an estimated cost of `1.5 crores.
Is Kalyanotsavam allowed in Tirumala?
Those availing the tickets can take part in the live telecast of the sevas on TTD SV Bhakti Channel (SVBC) from their homes. Couples taking part in the virtual Kalyanotsavam will be allowed darshan at the Tirumala temple free of cost.
Which Seva is good in Tirumala?
You can go for suprabhaatam and tomala seva can go little nearer to deity. All savas out side temple only. All sevas almost having complementary Darshan, Better You can check ttd site for all sevas.
How can I attend Kalyanotsavam online?
Login to the TTD Seva website. Select Kalyanotsavam (Online Participation) option. Read all the instructions and select I AGREE option if you agree them. Select Kalyanotsavam date, two devotees (gruhasthas) names, age, gender, Gothram, Mail ID, mobile number.
Who owns Tirupati temple?
Temple administration Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) is the trust board which oversees and manages the operations of Tirumala Venkateswara Temple. It is operated by a Board of Trustees that has increased in size from five (1951) to eighteen (2015) through the adoption of Acts.
How can I get Kalyanotsavam tickets offline?
Offline method, booking facility available as Current booking. In this daily seva 500 couples can takes place. For this seva tickets obtained at ttdsevaonline (Online method) also the current booking offline service available at the CRO office. The children below 12 years not allowed to this seva.
When is the kalyanotsavam performed in Tirumala?
The Kalyanotsavam in Tirumala is performed daily except on Special occasions. The Timings of Kalyanotsavam are from 12.00 PM to 01.00 PM daily. Every day more than 500 pilgrims take part in the Kalyanotsavam.
Which is the most important Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam?
Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTDs) celebrates Srivari Pavithrotsavam every year on the important days of Ekadasi, Dwadasi and Trayodasi in the month of Sravana as per Hindu calendar. This festival is known as “ Festival of Purification ”.
Where is the darshan line at Tirupati Kalyanotsavam?
Askhinthalu (Rice mixed with turmeric) and the priest will offer the blessings to the couples. Senior Citizens who can sit on the floor can sit on the Pedestal available on the right and left side of the Mandapam. The devotees are allowed to have Darshan and Darshan line starts near Dwajasthambham. Please report at the mentioned time.
Which is known as vaivahika Mahotsavam in Tirumala?
However in Vaikhanasa Agama, which is in practice in Tirumala to carryout temple rituals, Kalyanotsavam is popularly known as “Vaivahika Mahotsavam”. So the couples especially the newly wed, who wish to have a blissful marital life with the blessings of Lord Venkateswara do participate in Kalyanotsavam in big numbers.