Tirumala, 31 January 2017: Terming the annual Surya Jayanthi festival of Radhasapthami as “One Day Brahmotsavam”, TTD EO Dr D Sambasiva Rao said that the temple management is ready for the big fete on February 3.
After the final high level review meeting on Radhasapthi arrangements on Tuesday at Annamaiah Bhavan in Tirumala along with Tirumala JEO Sri KS Sreenivasa Raju, CVSO Incharge Sri G Srinivas and Tirupati Urban SP Smt Jayalakshmi and other senior officers of TTD, the EO spoke to media persons.
He said, TTD has made elaborate arrangements for the day long fete which begins with Suryaprabha Vahanam in the early day light and concludes with Chandraprabha Vahanam in moonlight.
“We have made wide arrangements of annaprasadam, sanitation, medical and security for the auspicious event. The pilgrims are being ensured to have direct line darshan from the previous day itself. Regular food, buttermilk and water arrangements are being ensured in the galleries. Even the breakfast session commences at 7am in Vengamamba complex followed by food serving from 11am till late night hours on this day”, he added.
Adding further he said, ” In connection with this fete we have cancelled all arjitha sevas and privilege darshans on that day”.
ISSUED BY THE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER TTDs TIRUPATI