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Darshan

  • Tirupati Darshan Order
  • Tirupati Darshan Tips
  • Patients with sever ailment for Supadam entrance
  • Can I accompany NRI relative during Darshan
  • Do I need book NRI Darshan Tickets Online
  • Physically Challenged Darshan Terms and Conditions
  • Defence Personnel Terms and Conditions
  • Senior Citizens Darshan Terms and Conditions
  • NRI Darshan Terms and Conditions
  • Is NRI parents allowed thru Supadam?
  • Infant up to 12 months of age
  • Infants Darshan above 12 months and below 2 years
Tirupati Darshan Order(Sequence of steps to be followed).
  • After reaching Tirupati, please visit Sri Kapileswara Swamy Temple, which is on the way to Alipiri from Tirupati Bus station. It is 2 km away from Bus station. Wash your hands and feet in the pushkarini (Temple Tank) and sprinkle water on your head.
  • Plan to reach Tirumala either by walk or by bus or your own vehicle
  • If you are planning to offer hair, then it can be done Rambageecha Guest House or Sri Padmavathi Guest House or any other hair offering centers in Tirumala. It is paid tonsuring so it will not take more than 30 mins. After offering hair, completing bath there or bath at your cottage room. Bathing rooms available.
  • If you planning for ear boring then visit Purohit Sangam, which is located on the papavinasanam road.
  • Visit Srivari Pushkarini which is near to the main temple in South Mada Street. Wash your feet and Hands.
  • Next is to visit Aadhi Varahaswamy Temple, which is on the banks of Srivari Pushkarini.
  • Then join Darshan line or seva line for the main deity darshan.
  • Collect Laddus at Laddu Counter after darshan
  • After reaching Tirupati, plan to Visit Sri Padmavathi Amma Varu Temple at Tiruchanoor, which is 5 km from Tirupati Bus station.

Tirupati Darshan Tips

  • Try to plan for Darshan on Weekdays i.e Tue-Wed so that crowd will be minimal
  • For Senior citizens, there is a special darshan available
  • For the remaining, you would need special entry darshan tickets. Tickets should be booked at ttdsevaonline .com website
  • login to ttdsevaonline website and book accommodation as it is most important. You are allowed to book for one day only. For additional days, create one more login ID and do the booking
  • If you are planning by walk, then Divya Darshan tickets will be issued along the path. You can use them as well for second darshan.
  • If there are any infants then you can avail special darshan
  • Children below 12 years don't need tickets, it is free entry for them.

If you are planning by walk to Tirumala then book special darshan ticket sometime in the evening so that you can avail both benefits.

Patients With Sever Ailment For Supadam Entrance

  • For Senior citizen entry age restriction is mandatory. Age restriction will be eased for patients who is suffering from severe ailment, that too devotees will be considered only after providing medical certificates.
  • If the above is not met and still look for darshan? If you are planning your trip well in advance, then there is a option to book seva tickets online, seva tickets like Suprabhatha seva, astadala pada padmaradhanamu, Archana, Thomala seva will not have much crowd during seva timings. Other sevas like unjal seva, kalyanotsavam will be performed inside temple so they will be seated during seva after which they will be allowed for darshan.

Can I Accompany Nri Relative During Darshan

  • If you are a NRI then you can accompany him otherwise your request will not be considered. You can opt for Rs.300 darshan ticket but it will be in different line. Please check tickets availability at ttd website.

Do I need book NRI Darshan Tickets Online

  • NRI Darshan tickets will not be available online, these tickets will be issued only Supadam Entrance. Supadam Darshan is meant for privileged devotees. Only NRIs will be allowed , relatives will not be considered No need to book tickets online for this Darshan. Please refer Supadam Timings and follow accordingly.

Physically Challenged Darshan Terms And Conditions

  • It is a free darshan and are allowed with Senior citizens darshan
  • Wheel chair is available for transportation from Srivari Temple entrance.
  • Srivari Sevakulu will be assisting the devotee during Darshan timings.
  • Devotee should report 2 hours in advance at Senior citizen entrance for enrollment.
  • There is no limit on the Darshan times, One can have darshan as many time as they feel like
  • Facilities such as milk, water will be provided to the devotee during darshan time.
  • Srivari Sevakulu will be available all the time for their support.
  • If devotee is unmarried one person will be allowed for assistance.
  • If person is married, then spouse and his/her kids (below 12 years ) will be allowed for darshan.
Defence Personnel Terms And Conditions(Defence Personnel Terms And Conditions For Darshan At Srivari Temple)
  • Defence staff can avail special entry darshan thru Supadam with their family.
  • Family includes Spouse, Children and other dependents.
  • Dependents should hold valid dependent ID card.
  • Siblings and other relatives will not be considered.
  • Dress code is mandatoryMen: White Pancha, Dhoti/ White Kurta,Pyjama. Female: Saree with blouse/ Punjabi Dress with Dupatta / Chudidhar with Dupatta/ Half saree.
  • Supadam will not be available on special days such as Brahmotsavam, Rathasapthami, Vaikunta Ekadasi, Vaikunta Dwadasi, New year and other important details.
Senior Citizens Darshan Terms And Conditions (Senior Citizens Darshan Terms And Conditions For Darshan At Srivari Temple)
  • For Senior citizen Darshan, Men should be 65 and above, Women should be 65 and above.
  • It is a free entry, no ticket required.
  • One cannot carry their grand children along with them for Darshan.
  • Age proof is mandatory for Special darshan. Any Government issued Photo ID should be carried.
  • One should enroll at the senior citizens entrance, 2 hours in advance.
  • Srivari Sevakulu will be assisting Senior citizens while going for Darshan. Language is not a barrier for the Darshan.
  • There is no limit with Darshan times, one can go for Darshan as many times as they feel like.
Nri Darshan Terms And Conditions (Nri Darshan Terms And Conditions For Darshan At Srivari Temple)
  • NRI should hold valid visa status, such as Work permit/Students Visa/POI Card.
  • Darshan ticket will be issued at Supadam entrance, no need to book tickets online for this.
  • Dress code is mandatory for all types of darshan at Srivari Temple .Men: Pancha, Dhoti/ Kurta,Pyjama. Female: Saree with blouse/ Punjabi Dress with Dupatta / Chudidhar with Dupatta/ Half saree.
  • If NRI is residing in abroad and his/her spouse is holding a dependent visa and is residing in INDIA for a long time, then they cannot access Supadam darshan.
  • NRI who is holding work permit are allowed to take Darshan thru Supadam, in the first 30 days of their arrival in INDIA.
  • NRI, NRI spouse, NRI Children (ticket is not required for children up to 12 years) are allowed thru Supadam.
  • NRI darshan will not be available during major festivals like, Brahmotsavam, Rathasaptham, Vaikunta Ekadasi , Vaikunta Dwadasi, New year and other special days.

Is NRI Parents Allowed Thru Supadam?

  • NRI Darshan is meant for NRIs who holds valid visa status like, students visa/ work permit/POI card Supadam darshan is meant for privileged persons only, relatives will not be considered.
  • Relatives such as parents, siblings, in-law's will not be allowed thru Supadam.
  • NRIs can avail this benefit thru Supadam, if their parents are residing in INDIA then they will not be considered for Supadam Darshan.
  • In such a case, the only option is looking Darshan tickets available at ttdsevaonline.
  • If NRI parents are senior citizens then they can avail the privileged darshan but at different timings.
Infant Up To 12 Months Of Age (Infant Up To 12 Months Of Age Will Be Considered For Supadam Darshan Which Is Near To Vaikuntam I Entrance).
  • Only Infant, Infant mother, Infant father, Infant siblings will be allowed thru Supadam. It is free entry, no ticket is required. Birth certificate or other government issued certificate which states infant's age is required.
  • Relatives like, infant's grand father, grand mother, uncle, aunty will not be considered for the Supadam darshan.
  • Supadam Darshan will be available on all days except on special occasions like, Brahmotsavam, Vaikunta Ekadasi, Vaikunta Dwadasi, New Year, Rathasapthami and other major festivals held at Srivari Temple.
  • Devotees are allowed to carry baby food and other mandatory baby materials, while going for darshan.
  • Ethnic or Traditional wear is mandatory for all Darshan types at Srivari Temple.
  • Dress Code
  • Men: Pancha, Dhoti/ Kurta,Pyjama.
  • Female: Saree with blouse/ Punjabi Dress with Dupatta / Chudidhar with Dupatta/ Half saree.
Infants Darshan above 12 months and below 2 years (Infants Darshan above 12 months and below 2 years will not have access thru Supadam).
  • Staff will only allow infants after verifying birth certificate or any government issued authorized age proof.
  • In this case, it is advisable to look for other alternatives available for Darshan.
  • Supadam Darshan is strictly for the infant (Up to 12 months), infant mother, infant father and infant siblings.
  • Darshan ticket is not required for the children up to 12 years. No need to mention their names while booking darshan ticket either online at ttdsevaonline or at e-Darshan counters.

Darshan Tickets

  • How to book L3 break darshan tickets ?
  • Children Darshan Ticket age limit
  • Senior citizens Darshan Ticket Booking
  • Children Darshan Tickets Terms and Conditions
How To Book L3 Break Darshan Tickets ?
  • Break Darshan tickets cannot be booked online, it is meant for recommendation letters and protocol officials. For L3 darshan, letter should be be from M.L.A/M.P/ Minisiters / TTD officials/ TTD board members/ High cadre officials.
  • Recommendation Letter should be submitted a day in advance at JEO camp office in Tirumala by 12 pm.
  • Failing which the letter will not be considered for the next day darshan.
  • Once your letter is approved then message will be delivered to the registered mobile number. On showing the message at MBC 34 , tickets will be issued using Bio-metric system.
  • Darshan tickets cost Rs.500 per person.

Children Darshan Ticket Age Limit

  • Darshan or Seva ticket should be booked separately for the Children should be above 12 years of age.
  • While booking online ticket, if you children is above 12 years then their names should be included and ID details is also required.
  • Dress code will not apply to the children up to 18 years of age.
  • Above 18 years of then they will be considered as adults and dress code applies.Dress code: Men: Pancha, Dhoti/ Kurta,Pyjama. Female: Saree with blouse/ Punjabi Dress with Dupatta / Chudidhar with Dupatta/ Half saree
  • Children should wear decent outfit while going for darshan. Shorts, midis and other western outfit will not be considered.

Senior Citizens Darshan Ticket Booking

  • Senior citizens Darshan Ticket Booking Online at ttdsevaonline is not required.
  • Senior citizens are allowed thru Supadam with no ticket.
  • Online booking is required on special occasions when Supadam entrance is closed.
  • Eligibility:Men should be 65 and above, women should be 65 and above.
  • Senior citizens cannot carry their grand children while going for darshan.

Children Darshan Tickets Terms And Conditions

  • Darshan ticket is not required for the children up to 12 years.
  • If children is near to 10 - 12 years, then it is advisable to carry age proof ID such as School ID card or any other ID proof which displays age and photo.
  • No need to include children names while booking tickets online at ttsevaonline .
  • Ticket is only required only when they are above 12 years of age.
  • Dress code is not applicable for children below 12 years of age.
  • Dress code applies only for the adults.
  • Children cannot accompany Grand father or Grand mother for Supadam darshan. 8. Children should be with their parents only while going for Darshan.
Arjitha Sevas
  • Arjitha Seva Tickets internet booking Tips
  • Arjitha Brahmotsavam Seva details
  • Visesha Pooja Timings
  • Kalyanotsavam Seva Timings
  • Nijapada Darshanam Details
  • Suprabhatha Seva
  • Tiruchanoor KumKum Archana Timings
  • Suprabhatha Seva Infant Entry
  • Kalyanotsavam Seva Unmarried Daughter Entry
  • Kalyanotsavam Ticket Entry
  • Mar 2016 Arjitha Sevas Internet Quota
  • Kalaynotsavam Tickets Booking using one login ID
  • Where from I will be able book for Archana Seva
  • kalyanotsavam quota release for in TTD online
  • Unmarried children for Kalyanotsavam
  • Can anyone take kalyanotsavam tickets on behalf of others
  • Which all sevas comes under Lucky Dip Booking
  • Which all Sevas will be allotted under Current Booking
  • Kalyanotsavam and Other Seva tickets Booking
  • Are kalyanam tickets available under current booking
  • How to book the ticket for thomala seva
  • When the quota for february 2016 will be released?
  • Arjitha Sevas Dress Code
  • Children Entry for Arjitha Sevas
  • Arjitha Sevas Online Booking Limit
  • Arjitha Sevas Quota Online Booking

Arjitha Seva Tickets Internet Booking Tips

  • Thank you for your tips especially the 150*150 photo tip. That helped a lot
  • Just want to tell all of them here, the tickets are really booking faster like IRCTC tatkal. I booked two tickets with 2 id's.So Im recommending some tips for users (because of new website)
  • Recommended browser: Firefox ( I used both Chrome and Firefox but Chrome failed during transaction). Chrome worked for my 2nd transaction but my Chrome was slower.
  • Recommended bank: SBI Debit cards (it's really easy to fill info of SBI Mastero card than othe bank debit card and faster gateway compared to HDFC). Please avoid Net Banking. Use debit cards.
  • Website is superb actually. Its faster now.
  • Be careful when you select # of tickets.
  • As Kamal ji recommends, I would suggest you to have 150 widthx150 height with max pic size of 18kb. There are lot of online websites which can do this job for you in case your photo size is over-size..UPLOAD your photo one or 2 days before itself in your profile.
  • From the devotee Narasimhan.

Arjitha Brahmotsavam Seva Details

  • Arjitha Brahmotsavam reporting time is 1.30 pm & SEVA time is 2.00 pm.
  • Seva will be performed at Vahana Mantap which is near to Rambagicha Guest House. This Seva will take 1 hour 15 mins to complete.
  • After Seva, devotees will be allowed thru Supadam.
  • Dress Code
  • Men: White Pancha, Dhoti
  • Female: Saree with blouse/ Punjabi Dress with Dupatta / Chudidhar with Dupatta/ Half saree.
Visesha Pooja Timings (Visesha Pooja Timings, Reporting Place, Darshan Timings).
  • Visesha Pooja Reporting Time: 6:30 am
  • Reporting Place: VQC I Entrance
  • Devotees will be allowed into temple complex after 7:30 am
  • Seva starting time: 7:45 am
  • Seva Ending time: 9:00 am
  • Visesha Pooja will be performed to Utsava deities in the Mantap. Devotees will be witnessing the rituals performed by the priests.
  • As this Seva performed within the temple premises, Darshan will not take much time. It will take 25 mins - 30 mins to complete Srivari Darshan.
  • Dress code
  • Men:White Pancha, Dhoti with Shirt.
  • Female:Saree with blouse/ Punjabi Dress with Dupatta / Chudidhar with Dupatta/ Half saree.
Kalyanotsavam Seva Timings(Kalyanotsavam Seva Timings, Reporting Place, Darshan details)
  • During this Seva, devotees will be witnessing Celestial Wedding (Kalyanotsavam) which priests will be performing.
  • Reporting Time: 10 am to 11 am
  • Kalyanotsavam will be performed between 12 pm - 1 pm, followed by Darshan. As this Seva will be performed within temple premises, darshan will not take much time. By 2 pm darshan will be completed.
  • To book Seva tickets, try to log on to TTD online after 1 pm, on the day of Seva tickets release. You can easily book these tickets. It will be little difficult to book the tickets during peak timings ie. 11 am - 1 pm.
  • Dress Code
  • you cannot wear pyjama.

  • for Sevas, it is dhoti only and upper cloth (shirt ) Keep a Dhothi along with you to change over.
Nijapada Darshanam Details (Nijapada Darshanam Details - Arjitha Seva tickets to be booked online).(Kalyanotsavam Seva Timings, Reporting Place, Darshan details)
  • Devotees will have good darshan with Nijapada Darshanam tickets. Darshan will be from the close distance, devotees are allowed till Kulasekara Padi (the very first step). It will be running Darshan line. Move slowly once you enter Jaya-Vijaya. Devotees are allowed to stand for few seconds to view the Holy feet of Lord Venkateswara. It doesn't matter what time you reach VQC I. Plan to report at VQC I anytime between 4:00 am -4:30 am. Darshan line starts moving from 5:45 am. It is one of the best darshan that one can have.
  • Dress Code
  • Men: White Pancha, Dhoti/ Kurta,Pyjama.
  • Female: Saree with blouse/ Punjabi Dress with Dupatta / Chudidhar with Dupatta/ Half saree.
  • Experienced shared by the devotee: srinivasseri.
Suprabhatha Seva(Suprabhatha Seva Procedure).
  • If you start standing at VQC I entrance anytime between 1:00 am - 1:30 am, then you can enter Darshan Line in the first and stand at Bangaruvakili and can see all rituals performing. The Main deity will be covered with the curtain so you will not have Darshan till curtain was removed. You will get the best darshan but it will be quite late because you will be standing at left side of Bangaruvakili . First darshan will be provided to First darshan will be provided to Archakas and VVIPs standing right side of Bangaruvakili and later to common pilgrims. Please form a single line to avoid pushing and pulling.
  • Suprabhatam will be recited by vedic pandits, within the main temple complex. Devotees will be assembling in between golden (bangaru vakili) and first door (jaya vijaya ). After first door is opened ,a curtain is pulled at first door. After suprabhatam is recited to Lord , the curtain is removed . Then you are allowed for DARSHAN OF THE LORD. ONE CAN HAVE darshan from the nearest point ( kulashekara padi ).
  • Suprabhatham seva starts at 3AM in the morning and will go for 15 to 20mins and darshan for devotees will begin 5mins after the seva.
Tiruchanoor KumKum Archana Timings (Tiruchanoor KumKum Archana Timings - Sri Padmavathi Amma Vari Temple).
  • KumKum Archana Tickets are issued from 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Tickets to be purchased over the counter at the Temple Entrance. Online booking or advance booking is not available for this Seva.
  • KumKum Archana will be performed from 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm. It is a daily Seva. Seva will not be available during Temple Festival days.
  • Ticket Cost: Rs.200
  • Two persons will be allowed on a Single Ticket.
  • Tiruchanoor Temple is 4 km from Tirupati Bus station. A.P.S.R.T.C Buses, Private buses, Share Auto Rickshaws will be running from Tirupati Bus station with high frequency.
Suprabhatha Seva Infant Entry(Suprabhatha Seva Infant Entry details)
  • Children should be above 3 years to attend this seva
  • Arjitha Sevas such as Thomala Seva, Archana, Suprabhatha Seva, Astadala Pada Padmaradhanamu, Tiruppavada Seva, Sahasra Kalasabhishekam will not allow kids under 3 years.
  • Parents can carry their kids under 1 year for this Seva on a condition, that the devotee should step out the Sanctum Sanctorum and will not be allowed to participate in the Seva if the kid starts making sounds. The devotee can only have darshan at the end.
  • Children under 12 years don't need Seva tickets, it is free entry for them.
  • Children above 12 years needs to have Seva ticket to participate in the Seva.
Kalyanotsavam Seva Unmarried Daughter Entry (Kalyanotsavam Seva Unmarried Daughter Entry procedure)
  • Children under 12 years don't need seva tickets. It is free entry for them. They can join with their parents.
  • Unmarried daughter's age above 12 years and below 18 years, don't need seva. Rs.300 ticket to be purchased at Supadam entrance.
  • No need to book Rs.300 ticket online for this. This special will be issued only at Supadam.
  • Please carry photo ID proof for the unmarried daughter.
  • Kalyanotsavam seva will be performed inside the temple. There will be no waiting time or standing in the compartment. Devotees will be allowed thru Supadam.
Kalyanotsavam Ticket Entry (Kalyanotsavam Ticket Entry Details)
  • It will be any two persons allowed on a ticket.
  • It can be mother and Son, Father and Son, brothers, Brother and Sister, Sisters, Father and Daughter, Mother and Daughter, Husband and wife are allowed, Mother-In-Law and Mother, Father-In-Law and Father, Daughter-In-Law and Daughter... .etc
  • Note that devotees will only be if their names are listed in the ticket, tickets are non transferable.
  • Seva dates can't be changed or cancelled.
  • Kalyanotsavam Seva Dress code
  • Men: White Pancha, Dhoti/ Kurta,Pyjama.
  • Female: Saree with blouse/ Punjabi Dress with Dupatta / Chudidhar with Dupatta/ Half saree.
Arjitha Sevas Internet Quota(Arjitha Sevas Internet Quota Will Be Released For Online Booking On 5th At 11 Am).
  • This quota will be for the full month of march. I believe, more than 30,000 seva tickets will be released online. Please signup at ttdsevaonline.
  • Suprabhatham Seva, Thomala seva, Archana seva, Astadala pada padmaradhanamu seva, Nijapada darshanam seva, Kalyanotsavam, Visesha pooja, Arjitha Brahmotsavam, Arjitha Vasanthotsavam, Sahasra deepalankara seva, unjal seva will be released for booking.
Kalaynotsavam Tickets Booking Using One Login Id (Let say, if you are planning to book Kalynotsavam tickets for 10 members).
  • You need to book 5 tickets using 5 login IDs required. Booking to be done from 5 different IP addresses. You need to upload one photo of the primary person while booking ticket and also provide ID details.
Where From I Will Be Able Book For Archana Seva(For the feb month, Archana Seva quota will be released online on every first Friday of the month).
  • One user is allowed to book 2 Archana tickets online at ttdsevaonline.
  • Archana Ticket cost Rs.220 per person.
  • Children not allowed tor Archana Seva. For children above 12 years, seva ticket is required.
Kalyanotsavam Quota Release For In TTD Online
  • Kalyanotsavam quota will be released for the month feb 2016, will be released online either on 1st jan at 11 am or 8th jan at 11 am.
  • Ticket Cost Rs. 1000 for 2 persons.
  • Ticket is not required for children below 12 years of age. For seva participation, children should be above 3 years and below 12 years.
Unmarried Children For Kalyanotsavam
  • For Kalyanotsavam, one unmarried daughter can accompany their parents by paying Rs.300 at Supadam Entrance. Ticket is required to participate in any seva if they are above 12 years. But consideration is for one unmarried daughter.
  • If children are above 3 years and below 12 years, then ticket is not required. They can join with their parents for the seva.
Can Anyone Take Kalyanotsavam Tickets On Behalf Of Others
  • Yes, anyone can book tickets on your behalf. All they need is your photo of size 20kb, photo dimensions should be 150 x 150 and ID numbers, name and age details while booking.
Which All Sevas Comes Under Lucky Dip Booking
  • Suprabhatha Seva, Kalyanotsavam, Visesha Pooja, Sahasra Kalasabhishekam, Tiruppavada, Nijapada Darshanam comes under Lucky Dip booking.
  • Systems pickup the name randomly. Husband and wife can enroll jointly.
  • Devotee need enroll at Vijaya Bank counter in Tirumala. Queue line usually starts by 6:30 am at Vijaya Bank Counter, CRO office Tirumala.
Which all Sevas will be allotted under Current Booking
  • Arjitha Brahmotsavam, Unjal Seva, Arjitha Vasanthotsavam Seva, Sahasra Deepalankara Seva, Kalyanam tickets for newly married couples ( one week old) will be allotted under Current booking.
  • Tickets will be issued at Vijaya Bank Counter in Tirumala, Tickets are issued on First-Cum-First Serve basis.
Kalyanotsavam and Other Seva tickets Booking (Procedure for Kalyanotsavam and Other Seva tickets Booking).
  • Kalyanotsavam tickets can be booked easily. Both sevas booking can be managed easily, if two persons handles two requests separately. Primary person photo is enough, no need to upload group photo.
  • For 7 adults, tickets should be booked from 4 login IDs.
  • Children above 3 years and below 12 years don't need seva tickets, they can join with their parents for the seva
  • One more restriction, is there while booking, if you book any seva then you are not allowed to book any other seva ticket using the same id. For Kalyanotsavam you need to have separate id and Nijapada darshanam separate id.
  • Sometimes you will get the error as Booking limit exceeds, in this case try connecting using your dataplan to book seva ticket.
  • Please keep these things ready before starting with online booking
  • Photo size should be less than 20 kb
  • Photo should be in 150 x 150 dimensions
  • Save Id details, age, name in a notepad
  • Kalyanotsavam can be easily booked which will not be a problem at all. Instead of Nijapada Darshanam tickets, try for Suprabhatha seva tickets for the same day.
Are Kalyanam Tickets Available Under Current Booking ?
  • Tickets current booking is meant for newly married couples ( considered for one week), that these too tickets will be allotted under lucky dip booking system.
  • Interested pilgrims should enroll their names at Vijaya Bank Counter. Every day evening there will be lucky dip processing, if name is picked up then you can collect tickets from MBC 34 by providing finger prints.
How to book the ticket for thomala seva
  • Thomala seva quota will be released once in a month, which is on the first Friday of every month.
  • You can only book tickets only when released online. These tickets are high demanding. As of now 10 tickets per day will be released for online booking ttdsevaonline.
  • One user can book two tickets which means one ticket per person.
When the quota for 2017 will be released?
  • Quota will be released either on 1st jan at 11 am or on 8th jan 11 am.
  • Quota supposed to be released on 1st jan but on this day it will be heavy crowed and most of the officials will be busy so I doubt it will be postponed to 8th jan 2016 at 11 am
  • If you would like to recieve notification on the quota release dates in advance, please subscribe to GoTirupati News Letter so that you will post the update in advance.
Arjitha Sevas Dress Code (Arjitha Sevas Dress Code at Srivari Temple Tirumala)
  • Mandatory Dress code
  • Men: Pancha, Dhoti/ Kurta,Pyjama.
  • Female: Saree with blouse/ Punjabi Dress with Dupatta / Chudidhar with Dupatta/ Half saree.
Children Entry For Arjitha Sevas (Children Entry for Arjitha Sevas at Srivari Temple Tirumala)
  • Children should be 3 years and above to participate in Arjitha Sevas, Suprabhatham Seva, Kalyanotsavam, Visesha Pooja, Sahasra Deepalankara, Unjal Seva, Arjitha Brahmotsavam, Arjitha Vasanthotsavam, Nijapada Darshanam.
  • Children are not allowed for the sevas, Archana, Thomala Seva, Poorabhishekam, Astadalapada Padmaradhanamu, Sahasra Kalasbhishekam.
  • No additional ticket required for the children up to 12 years of age. It is advisable to carry photo ID proof for the child.
Arjitha Sevas Online Booking Limit
  • Arjitha Sevas Online Booking Limit is two per login ID. For more tickets, more login IDs are required.
  • User should be prepared with all information for booking seva ticket, like photo size should be less 20 kb and in the dimensions 150 x 150 , ID details.
Arjitha Sevas Quota Online Booking (Arjitha Sevas Quota will be released online on first friday of every month).
  • Arjitha Sevas which will be released for online booking at ttdsevaonline are Suprabhatham seva, Thomala Seva, Archana Seva, Astadalapada padmaradhanamu seva, Nijapada Darsshanam, Visesha Pooja, Kalyanotsavam, Unjal Seva, Sahasra Deepalankara Seva, Arijtha Brahmotsavam, Arjitha Vasanthotsavam.
  • It is a monthly quota which will be released at 11 am for booking.
  • One should signup at ttdsevaonline to book seva tickets.
  • User is allowed to book 2 sevas tickets, i.e. one person is allowed on a ticket. For Kalyanotsavam, user is allowed to book one ticket as two persons are allowed on a ticket.

Accommodation

  • Vishnu Nivasam Rs 300 Room
  • Vishnu Nivasam Rs 800 Room
  • Tirumala CRO Timings
  • Tirupati Room allotment procedure
  • Rooms check-in Time and Exten
  • Is it possible to book two rooms at tirumala using two login ID
  • Where to deposit luggage if there is no rooms in Tirumala
  • Where does Rs.50 room allotted in Tirumala
Vishnu Nivasam Rs 300 Room
  • Rs.300 at Vishnu Nivasam is a Non-Ac room. 3 Persons can sleep well in this room. Caution Deposit will be Rs.300 which will be refunded at the time of checkout.
  • Basic amenities will be available like Water, Electricity, Hot Water will be available .
  • Room will be allotted for 24 hours from the time of check-in.
Vishnu Nivasam Rs 800 Room
  • Vishnu Nivasam Rs 800 Room will be small compared to Srinivasam complex of the same cost. Vishnu Nivasam Rs.800 Ac will have one big single cot where 4 members can sleep well. Vishnu Nivasam Rs.300 Non-Ac- 3 Persons can sleep well in this room.
  • For Rs.800 Room, Caution deposit of Rs.800 to be paid at the time of check-in which will be refunded at the time of checkout.
  • Basic amenities will be available like Water, Electricity, Hot Water, attached bathroom will be available .
  • The Room will be allotted for 24 hours from the time of check-in.
Tirumala CRO Timings(Tirumala CRO Timings for Room allotments)
  • The counter at CRO opens for 24 hours. Internet bookings are accepted around the clock. Devotees who booked slot 00:0 - 12:00 can walk-in to Counter anytime between 00:00 - 12:00 pm. Devotees with 12:01 - 23:59 booking slot can walk-in to counter anytime between 12:01 - 23:59. And it is 24 hours check-in, which means 24 hours from the time of Check-in
  • General Counter timings for room allotment: 6 am - 10 pm.
  • CRO Counter Address:
  • CRO is right opposite to Tirumala Bus Station.
  • Tirumala Bus usually halts here.
  • It is 1 min walk to the counter.
Tirupati Room Allotment Procedure (Tirupati Room allotment procedure at TTD cottages).
Room allotment at Tirupati
  • After getting down at Tirupati Bus station, please visit Srinivasam Complex (if booked Srinivasam roo) or Vishu Nivasam (if booked room at Vishnu Nivasam) office for room allotment. There is a special counter available for online bookings.
  • They will let you know the cottage and room number and will provide the confirmed booked receipt and Keys. Please keep the receipt safely as it is required while returning keys.
  • One day extension is allowed. Please update at Room allotment counter for the room extension.
  • Counter will be opened for 24 hours.
Room allotment at Tirumala
  • After getting down at Tirumala Bus station, please visit CRO office for room allotment. There is a special counter available for online bookings.
  • They will let you know the cottage and room number and will provide the confirmed booked receipt. Please carry this receipt and submit the same the counter available at Guest House. They will then handover the keys to you.
  • One day extension is allowed. Please update at Room allotment counter for the room extension
  • Counter will be opened for 24 hours.
Rooms Check-In Time And Extension
  • Let say, you have booked room for the slot 12:00 - 23:59, you are allowed to check-in anytime between 12 pm and 11:59 pm on the same day. It is 24 hours rule, which means you can checkout after 24 hours from the time of check-in. One day extension will be provided at Tirumala so need to book another room if you are looking for 2 days stays in Tirumala. Rent for the 2nd day will be same as of the first day rent.
Is It Possible To Book Two Rooms At Tirumala Using Two Login Id
  • You are allowed to perform one transaction using one IP. For additional bookings, please use your mobile data plan so that IP number restriction will not apply.
Where To Deposit Luggage If There Is No Rooms In Tirumala
  • Yes, you can deposit your luggage at any of the Pilgrims Amenities centers available in Tirumala and Tirupati, where locker will be allotted on paying caution deposit of Rs.500 and this amount is refunded after returning locker keys.
  • This facility will be opened for 24 hours.
  • There are PAC I , PAC II, PAC III, PAC IV available in Tirumala. PAC I near CRO office Tirumala. PAC IV is near to Main temple. PAC III is near to GNC cottages.
Where Does Rs.50 Room Allotted In Tirumala
  • One extension is allowed at Tirumala cottages. Rooms at Padmavathi Guest House is bit costly. Rs.50 rooms will fall under CRO office zone it can be ATC, GNC and other cottages. These rooms are still good. 3 members can easily accommodate in this room.

Sri Kalahasti

  • Rahu Ketu Pooja with family on Rs 2500 ticket
  • Rahu Ketu Pooja Time duration time and Dress Code
  • Rahu Ketu Pooja and Rudrabhishekam Pooja
  • Do we need to carry horoscope for Rahu Ketu Pooja
  • Will the pooja be performed in a group or as a single
  • Is it mandatory for the parents to be present at pooja time
  • Best days for Rahu Ketu Kala Sarpa Dosha Pooja
  • Actual procedure to be followed for Rahu Ketu Pooja
  • Can we perform Rahu Ketu pooja even if there is no Dosha
  • Do we need to leave clothes after Rahu Ketu Pooja
  • Is Rahu Ketu Pooja and Kala Sarpa Dosha Pooja Same
  • Is Rahu Ketu Pooja Tickets Available Online
Rahu Ketu Pooja With Family On Rs 2500 Ticket
  • Both husband and wife can perform pooja together on Rs.2500 ticket, your children and other members can accompany during pooja. If they want to perfor pooja then it should be individual tickets
  • There is no negative in performing this pooja, anyone can perform even if they don't have dosha)
  • Yes, you can perform Rudrabhishekam before the pooja.
  • Yes, you can stay at hotel but you should not visit any other temples.
  • Rahu Ketu Pooja Time Duration Time And Dress Code
    • Rahu Ketu pooja takes around 35 - 40 mins.
    • Dress code
    • Men: White Pancha, Dhoti/ White Kurta,Pyjama.
    • Female: Saree with blouse/ Punjabi Dress with Dupatta / Chudidhar with Dupatta/ Half saree
    Rahu Ketu Pooja And Rudrabhishekam Pooja
    • Rahu Ketu Pooja and Rudrabhishekam Pooja Timings.
    • Rudrabhishekam Timings:
    • Please perform Rudrabhishekam before pooja so that you can finish the Rahu Ketu pooja and can have food early. Please note that you should not have food till you complete this pooja.
    • Other abhishekams are not required unless you feel like performing.
    Do We Need To Carry Horoscope For Rahu Ketu Pooja ?
    • No need to carry Horoscope for the pooja. Rahu Ketu pooja can be performed even if there is person don't know horoscope. As this pooja don't have any side effects.
    • Pooja can be performed irrespective of sect/ caste/ gender/ religion.
    Will The Pooja Be Performed In A Group Or As A Single
    • At any point of time, whichever the ticket it is , pooja will be done in a group only.
    • Higher the ticket price the lower the crowd presence.
    • All devotees are allowed to sit in a Mantap and then the temple priest will be saying the steps loudly the mike.
    • Pooja takes around 35 - 40 mins and is simple and easy process. Language is not a barrier, staff will be assisting devotees while performing pooja.
    Is It Mandatory For The Parents To Be Present At Pooja Time
    • It is not mandatory to accompany pooja person. Pooja should be individually, parents or other relatives will be there for assistance only. Anyone can accompany while performing pooja, which means brother, sister, mother, father, grand father, grand monther, in-law's, cousins.
    • But not engaged couples, who are engaged and not married.
    Best Days For Rahu Ketu Kala Sarpa Dosha Pooja
    • Best days for Rahu Ketu Kala Sarpa Dosha Pooja to get good results. Pooja can be performed on any of these days.
    • chaturthi - fourth day of a paksha in hindu month calendar
    • panchami - 5th day of a paksha in hindu month calendar
    • purnima - Full moon day
    • Surya Grahaa (sura) - solar eclipse
    • chandr grahanam - Lunar Eclipse
    • Any Sunday betwee 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm , tuesday between 3 p m - 4:30 pm and on ashlesh nakshatra days.
    Actual Procedure To Be Followed For Rahu Ketu Pooja
    • Actual pooja process is little tough, one should sleep on the floor without pillow and mat , next day morning he/she should take head bath and should not take any food till they complete the pooja. After pooja they should not visit any other temples or relatives homes.
    • After pooja one should offer little food to poor and only then he/she take food.
    • Dress code should be any ethnic or traditional wear is good for pooja.
    • But you can follow this, no need to sleep on floor, instead of that you can continue with head bath and then continue with pooja. you can have liquid foods if required.
    Can We Perform Rahu Ketu Pooja Even If There Is No Dosha
    • Yes, anyone can perform this pooja even if they don't have Dosha
    • Actual pooja process is little tough, one should sleep on the floor without pillow and mat , next day morning he/she should take head bath and should not take any food till they complete the pooja. After pooja they should not visit any other temples or relatives homes.
    • After pooja one should offer little food to poor and only then he/she take food.
    • Dress code should be any ethnic or traditional wear is good for pooja
    • But you can follow this, no need to sleep on floor, instead of that you can continue with head bath and then continue with pooja. you can have liquid foods if required.
    Do We Need To Leave Clothes After Rahu Ketu Pooja
    • It is not required to leave clothes after performing Rahu Ketu Pooja. It is not mandatory to take bath after Rahu Ketu Pooja as well. One should offer food to poor after Rahu ketu pooja. Rahu Ketu Pooja, you are good to leave home.
    Is Rahu Ketu Pooja And Kala Sarpa Dosha Pooja Same ?
    • Yes, both are one and the same. For which tickets will be issued only at the counter. Online booking is not available at this moment.
    • Actual pooja name is Rahu Ketu Kala Sarpa Dosha Pooja , this pooja process takes around 35 - 40 mins to complete.
    • Rahu Ketu Kala Sarpa Dosha Pooja will be performed to remove Dosha.
    Is Rahu Ketu Pooja Tickets Available Online ?
    • Rahu Ketu pooja tickets online booking is not available at this moment. Tickets will be issued only at the counters.
    • Please be there at the temple 45 mins in advance so that you can perform pooja as planned.

    Kanipakam

    • Whether I can Visit Kanipakam after Kalahasti Rahu Ketu Pooja
    Whether I Can Visit Kanipakam After Kalahasti Rahu Ketu Pooja
    • You should not visit Kanipakam on the same day after Rahu Ketu Pooja. It is not only Kanipakam, one should not visit any other temples after Sri Kalahasti Rahu Ketu Pooja.
    • In this case, you can reschedule your plan so that you complete Kanipakam darshan first and then plan for Rahu Ketu Pooja.

    Other Queries

    • Tirumala Tirupati Darshan Stepwise
    • Alipiri Mettu Srivari Mettu
    • Vehicles Allowed UpHill Tirumala
    • Tirupati Parking Areas
    • Tirumala Bus Stop Points
    • Tirumala Car Parking Places
    • ttdsevaonline account creation procedure
    • Want to Fresh up before taking Steps path
    • Thulabharam procedure
    • Srinivasa Mangapuram Kalyanam Procedure
    • Is Mobile and other elctronic gadgets allowed inside Darshan Line
    • Is camera allowed while taking steps
    • Is it mandatory walk without foot wear
    • How much time it will take for Alipiri Steps
    Tirumala Tirupati Darshan Stepwise(Tirumala Tirupati Darshan Stepwise - Detailed explanation).
    • Here is the step by step by procedure
    • Please login to ttdsevaonline website to book room either in Tirumala or Tirupati.
    • First look for Rooms in Tirumala if not available then go ahead and book rooms in Tirupati
    • Look for Rooms in Srinivasam or Madhavam Guest House (which is right opposite to Tirupati Bus station), if not available then book room at Vishnu Nivasam (Opp. Tirupati Railway station)
    • Internet booking check-ins allowed for 24 hours. It is 24 hour rule from the time of check-in.
    • If room booked in Tirumala, then room will be allotted to CRO office which is right opposite to tirumala bus station.
    • Check-in into the room and relax for while
    • Now plan for hair offering at Rambagicha Guest House or Sri Padmavathi Guest house. It is paid service so it will not take more than 30 mins here.
    • After having bath at room then plan to visit Srivari Pushkarini (temple tank near main temple) followed by Aadhi Varaha swamy darshan(located on the bank of srivari pushkarini)
    • Now you are good to report at ATC for Rs.300 darshan. So plan to book 2 pm - 3 pm darshan so you can manage all these things easily.
    Alipiri Mettu Srivari Mettu (Alipiri Mettu Srivari Mettu - Timings, Tickets).
    • Alipiri Mettu is ideally good. As the route is lengthy, you will have the best time for photography and relaxation. For the short distance, then it should be Srivari mettu. both routes are absolutely safe.
    • Alipiri Mettu as many great poets took this path. When comes to Srivari Mettu, Lord Venkateswara he himself took this path in reaching Tirumala after marriage.
    • Yes, it is available for Srivari Mettu path.
    • Alipiri Mettu is open for 24 hours and is easily reachable from Tirupati bus station. Srivari mettu opens from 6 am - 6 pm and takes 45 mins to reach this place.
    Vehicles Allowed Up Hill Tirumala (Vehicles Allowed UpHill Tirumala and Rental Charges)
    Vehicle Type Seating Capacity Two-Way Fare
    Car (Own) 4 Rs.15
    Car (Rental, Taxi) 4 Rs.25
    Jeep or SUV vehicles 9 Rs.30
    Jeep (Rental or Taxi) 9 Rs.50
    HB Mini Lorry (Meant for TTD works) 9 Rs.50
    FB Lorry (Long body) Rs.100
    Meant for TTD works
    2 Wheelers 2 Rs.2
    APTDC 32 Rs.100
    Van (12 + 1) 13 Rs.60
    A.P.S.R.T.C 45 No Charge
    T.T.D Vehicles 4 No Charge
    Govt. Vehicles 6 No Charge
    • Tirumala Ghat Road will be closed from 12 am to 3 am. During time Vehicles will not be allowed. Not to carry Non-Veg food, Cigarette, Gutkas, Liquor, Gas Stove, Electric Stove, Inflammable objects, Oils, Kerosene, Petrol.
    Tirupati Parking Areas (Tirupati Parking Areas)
    • For Alipiri Mettu Path Devotees. Two wheelers and Four Wheelers can be parked at Balaji Link Bus station. Paid Parking is available here. Balaji Link Bus station is at a walkable distance from Alipiri Mettu Entrance (Garuda Statue). Parking is available for 24 hours.
    • For Srivari Mettu Path devotees. Two wheelers and Four Wheelers can be parked at Srivari Mettu Entrance from 6 am - 6 pm. After 6 pm, Parking will not be available. Those whose are planning Srivari Mettu should collect their vehicles before 6 pm. Ideally, one should plan to reach Srivari Mettu by 5 pm from Tirupati.
    Tirumala Bus Stop Points
    • TTD Free bus will be running continuously for 24 hours with a frequency of 5 - 10 mins.
    • Right Next to Tirumala Bus station.
    • ANC 3. Bus stop available at GNC.
    • At the entrance of Geethopadesam Garden.
    • GNC Circle (Tirumala Entrance) 6. HVC.
    • Sri Padmavathi Guest House.
    • SMC ( Sanku Mitta Cottages).
    • Near Alwar Tank Junction.
    • ATC 11.
    • S.V. Guest Hose
    • Narayana Giri Guest House
    • S.V. Museum
    • Kasi Matam
    • Varaha Swamy Guest House
    • T.T.D Garden Office 18. Surapuram Thota Guest House
    • Rambagicha Guest House III
    • State Bank of Hyderabad Bank
    • State Information Centre
    • Seshadri Nagar
    Tirumala Car Parking Places (Tirumala Car Parking Places. Free parking available at these places. Two Wheeler and Four wheelers can be parked here).
    • Parking space available at Rambagicha Guest House. Walkable to Main Temple.
    • MBC Guest House Near to Vaikuntam I and SMC.
    • Sapthagiri Choultries near Filter House
    • Near to PAC which is Opposite Tirumala Bus station. Behind CRO office.
    • Varahaswamy Guest House - I, beside main Temple.
    • ATC Car parking. Behind main Temple
    • Varahaswamy Guest House -II.
    • Those who are holding/Planning Seva tickets, Rs.300 Tickets and Supadam Darshan can park the vehicle at MBC Guest House.
    • Those who want to watch Vahana Seva from the gallery in the Thiru Mada Streets can park the vehicle at Rambagicha Guest House.
    TTD sevaonline Account Creation Procedure(ttdsevaonline account creation procedure stepwise).
    • Login to ttdsevaonline website
    • Create user id by providing e-mail id and new password.
    • Check your mailbox for the activation link from ttdsevaonline website.
    • Click on the activation link to activate the account.
    • Now Login with your credentials (ID and password)
    • Enter the mobile number which is active. Check for the OTP message.
    • Enter the OTP number received on the mobile and proceed with the booking.
    • Now click on e-Seva or e-accommodation or e-Special entry darshan links over there.
    • Select date and check the availability
    • Proceed with the booking by providing required details.
    Want To Fresh Up Before Taking Steps Path
    • As soon you get down at Tirupati Railway station, you can reach Vishnu Nivasam (Opp. Railway station) where you can get fresh up. If you are getting down at Tirupati Bus station then you can get fresh up at Srinivasam complex (Opp. Tirupati Bus station).
    • From these amenities centers, TTD free bus is available to Srivari mettu and Alipiri Mettu path way.
    Thulabharam Procedure (Tirumala Tirupati Thulabharam procedure)
    • Please book darshan tickets online at www.ttdsevaonline. com
    • Carry enough cash along with you while going for Darshan.
    • While moving in the darshan queue, you will enter main temple i,e at Mahadwaram entrance, Thulabharam site is located on the left corner.
    • Now you need to detach from Darshan line
    • At Thulabharam site they will weigh the person and let you know the amount to be paid at the bank counter. Bank counters operates for 24 hours and in shifts.
    • After showing the paid receipt to staff, they will the weigh the person with actual material requested.
    • Now you are good to rejoin Darshan line again.
    Srinivasa Mangapuram Kalyanam Procedure
    • (kalyana venkateshwara temple tiruapati) is unmarried persons can perform this seva. we are three persons (siblings) . - Yes, Srinivasa mangapuram kalyanam is meant for unmarried people. Kalyana Kankam will be tied at the end of Kalyanotsavam.
    • so how many members allowed for this kalyanam. and where to book ticket and advance booking available. - 5 members will be allowed to perform kalyanam on a ticket.
    • Ticket will be issued for the same day seva.
    Is Mobile And Other Elctronic Gadgets Allowed Inside Darshan Line
    • Mobile is not allowed inside Darshan. It is not only mobiles, no other electronic gadgets are allowed inside darshan line.
    • TTD free luggage is center is available right opposite to Vaikuntam I and Vaikuntam II entrance.
    • Devotees can deposit their electronic items here before entering Darshan Line.
    Is Camera Allowed While Taking Steps
    • Yes, camera is allowed while taking steps way. There is no restriction in carrying electronic gadgets while walking along Alipiri and Srivari Steps.
    • There are plenty of locations where you can spend time. If you are interested in photography then Alipiri path is bit long which is of 9 km so that you can spend more time in photography. Srivari mettu is 2.1 km
    Is It Mandatory Walk Without Foot Wear
    • It is not mandatory to walk bear foot, you are allowed to wear foot wear while taking steps.
    • Tirumala hills is a sacred place, many great devotees took this path with bear foot.
    • It is advisable to walk with out foot wear unless unavoidable.
    • There is no restriction or rule as such on this.
    How Much Time It Will Take For Alipiri Steps
    • From Alipiri entrance to Tirumala, it is 9 km and it takes 4 hours to 4 hours 30 mins by walk.
    • Time varies from person to person. There are plenty of eat outs along the path and many locations for photography as well. Please not to wear foot wear as Tirumala is sacred place, prefer to walk with bear foot.
    • Alipiri path connects with Tirumala returning path.