About Sri Venkateswara Swamy Vaari Temple:
Sri Venkateswara Swamy Vaari Temple is a sacred place for the Hindu community, located in the hill town of Tirumala in Tirupati, Chittor district in Andhra Pradesh, India. The temple is dedicated to Venkateswara, who is considered to be a form of Vishnu. It is further believed that he appeared here in the Kali Yuga to save mankind from various kinds of immoral trials and tribulations. This is why the place is also known as ‘Kaliyuga Vaikuntha’ and here the Lord is referred to as ‘Kaliyuga Prathyaksha Daivam’. In terms of donations and resources, it is the richest temple in the world, visited by around 50,000 to 100,000 pilgrims every day. At special festivals, the number of pilgrims is even higher and it is one of the most visited holy places in the world.
Another Names Of Sri Venkateswara Swamy Vaari Temple:
The temple is known among the devotees by various names, such as Tirumala Temple, Tirupati Temple, Tirupati Balaji Temple and many more.
Another Name Of God Venkateswara:
Venkateswara, the deity worshiped in the temple, is also known by many other names, such as Balaji, Govinda and Srinivasa.
Festivals Of Sri Venkateswara Swamy Vaari Temple:
Sri Venkateswara Swamy Temple is a paradise of festival where 365 days in a year provide a festival. More than 433 festivals are celebrated in about 365 days of the year under the title “Nitya Kalyanam Paccha Toranam”. There are also some annual festivals, which are celebrated with great pomp. Some of these annual festivals are- Rama Navami, Janmashtami, Ugadi, Teppotsavam (Float Festival), Sri Padmavati Parinayotsavams, Pushpa yagam, Pushpa pallaki, Vasanthotsavam (spring festival).
Q1: Can the Hindu people of any other country get easy access to the temple?
Ans: Ofcourse. Hindus from all over the world can get easy access here.
Q2: Is there any toilet or washroom facilities?
Ans: Yes. There have free facilities of toilet or washroom.
Q3: Is there any resting facilities for free?
Q3: What are the other names of Venkateswara or another form of Vishnu?
Ans: Balaji, Govinda and Srinivasa.
Q4: What are the other names of Sri Venkateswara Swamy Vaari Temple?
Ans: Tirumala Temple, Tirupati Temple, Tirupati Balaji Temple and many more.
Q5: What is the name of another incarnation of Vishnu?
Q6: What is the other familiar name of the temple?
Ans: Kaliyuga Vaikuntha.
When does the Sri Venkateswara Swamy Vaari Temple open and close?
All days of the week
5:00 AM – 12:00 PM
4:00 PM – 9:00 PM
How much you need to pay as an Entry Fee?
No entry fee is available for the visitors. If you want to worship then you have to pay different amount (Indian Rupees) for different worship. Such as-
Rs. 300/- per person for ‘Special Darshan’.
Rs. 50/- per person for ‘Sudharshan Darshan’.
Rs. 500/- per person for ‘Break Darshan’.
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- Prasadalaya TTD
- Anna Prasadam TTD
- Sri Venkateswara Woodlends
- ANNA PRASADA KENDRAM
- Aditya Birla Nilayam
- Padmavathy Nilayam
- Karnataka Pravasi Soudha
- Sri Varaha Swamy Rest House 1
- Tirumala Sainik Niwas
How to reach:
By Air: Tirumala has no any airport of its own. The nearest airport is in Renigunta, which is around 16 km from Tirupati and 39 km from Lord Venkateswara Temple, Tirumala. Direct flights are also available from many major Indian cities like New Delhi, Hyderabad, Vishakapatnam and Bengaluru. After reaching the airport, you have to reach Tirupati first. Then you can easily hire a taxi, cab or take buses to reach Tirumala. Private taxi or cars are also available from the Renigunta domestic airport.
By Train: Tirumala has no any railway station of its own. If you want to reach Tirumala by train, you have to take another way. The nearest railway station is in Tirupati, which is around 26 km away from Tirumala. After reaching the railway station, you can easily hire a taxi, cab or take buses to reach Tirumala.
By Road: Several kinds of buses are available from many other cities of Andhra Pradesh to Tirumala and Tirupati. You don’t have to wait too long for the bus. Every two minutes you will get a bus to Tirupati. Direct buses are also available from Chennai, Vellore and Bengaluru, which also operate from Tirupati. You can also take private taxi, car or buses to reach Tirumala from Tirupati.