Darshan Ticket Charges at the Famous Tirupathi Temple go up

tirupati_0The special committee recommended TTD (Tirumalai Tirupathi Devasthanam Board)  that the charges for Special Darshan Tickets should be revised upwards from Rs. 300/- per person to Rs. 500/-.




As some member raised objections to this proposal, the ticket charges were increased from Rs. 300/- to Rs. 400/-.


The special committee had also recommended that the system of offering 1 Laddu prasadam free item per ticket amd 2 laddud for Special Drashan ticket should be stopped.It recommkended giving additional laddud at an extra Rs. 25/-.


A decision to increase the ‘VIP Break Darshan’ ticket from Rs. 500/- to Rs. 800/- and Suprapada Sevai ticket from Rs. 240/- to Rs. 500/- and‘Thoomalai’ Archanai ticket from Rs. 440/- to Rs. 1000/-.


The special committee has also recommended the introduction of‘Udhayam’ & ‘Asthamanam’ (dawn & dusk) sevais.


However, there have been differences of opinions among the members of TTD regarding stopping of free Laddus for tickets, the price increase proposed for Rs. 300/- ticket, etc.


The recommendations of the special committee will be discussed during the Trustee Board Meeting scheduled to day to be conducted at Thirumalai. A decision will be take on these proposals and announced after this meeting.


In the meanwhile, TTD has decided to persist with the current reservation booking system for ‘Arjitha Sevai’.

324 total views, 1 views today

This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Comments are closed.