TTD EO PRESENTS SILK VASTRAMS TO SRI BHAKTAVATSALA PERUMAL
Tirupati, 11 April 2015: As a traditional practice, TTD EO Dr D Samba Siva Rao presented Silk Vastrams on behalf of TTD to Sri Bhaktavatsala Perumal of Tirunindravur in Tamilnadu on Saturday and offered prayers in this ancient and famous Vaishnavaite temple.
This temple is considered as one of the 108 Divyadesams dedicated to Lord Vishnu, who is worshipped here as Sri Bhaktavatsala Perumal and His consort Lakshmi is referred to as “Ennai Petra Thayar”.
The temple is believed to have been built by the Pallavas of the late 8th century AD, with later contributions from Medieval Cholas and Vijayanagar kings.
Meanwhile the annual brahmotsavams are currently going on in this temple and most famous religious fete Rathotsavam took place on Saturday. Tirumala Pedda Jiyar Swami, Chinna Jiyar Swami, Seshadri Swami also participated in this religious fete along with TTD EO.
ISSUED BY TTDs PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER, TIRUPATI