TIRUMALA, 9 January 2017 : Hon’ble Speaker of A.P.Assembly Dr. Kodela Siva Prasad Rao offered prayers in the temple of Lord Venkateswara on Monday on occasion of Vaikunta Dwadasi.
On his arrival at Sri Vari Temple, TTD EO Dr D Sambasiva Rao, Tirumala JEO Sri KS Sreenivasa Raju, the priests and officials have welcomed the Speaker with Temple honors and led to the sanctum sanatorium.
Later he offered prayers to the presiding deity of Lord Venkateswara, Vakula mata, Ananda Nilayam Vimana Venkateswara, Bhashyakarla Sannidhi and Yoga Narasimha Swamy in the Sanctum Sanctorum. After offering prayers the Vedic Pundits rendered Vedasirvachanam to the AP Speaker at Ranganayakula Mandapam. Later Tirumala JEO offered prasadams to the Hon’ble Speaker.
Deputy EO’s Sri Rama Rao ,Sri Haridranath, OSD Sri Lakshminarayana Yadav and other officials were also present.
ISSUED BY PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER TTDs, TIRUPATI