GOVERNORS OF ANDHRA PRADESH AND WEST BENGAL OFFER PRAYERS IN TIRUMALA SHRINE
Tirumala, 15 Jun. 14: His Excellency Governor of AP Sri ESL Narasimhan and his West Bengal counterpart His Excellency MK Narayanan offered prayers in the temple of Lord Venkateswara on Sunday evening.
On their arrival at Sri Vari Temple, the priests and officials have welcomed them with Temple honours (Isthikaphal) and led to the sanctum sanctorum.
Later they offered prayers to the presiding deity of Lord Venkateswara and also in the sub-shrines of Vakula mata, Ananda Nilayam Vimana Venkateswara, Bhashyakarla Sannidhi and Yoga Narasimha Swamy inside the temple. After offering prayers the Vedic Pundits rendered Vedasirvachanam to the first citizens of the respective states at Ranganayakula Mandapam. Later TTD EO Sri MG Gopal offered prasadams and lamination photos of Srivaru to the Governors and their entourage.
Joint Executive Officer Sri KS Sreenivasa Raju, Dy EOs Sri Kodanda Rama Rao, Sri Venkataiah, OSD Sri Damodar and other officials were also present.
ISSUED BY THE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER, TTDs, TIRUPATI