TTD TO OBSERVE TARIGONDA VENGAMAMBA 199TH VARDHANTI
Tirupati, 1 August 2016: The temple management of TTD will be observing Vengamamba 199th Vardhanti in Tirupati, Tirumala and Tarigonda on 11th and 12th of August.
TTD is organising harikatha, cultural, spiritual discourses at Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy temple in Tarigonda, Annamacharya Kalamandiram in Tirupati for the occasion.
Meanwhile in Tirumala, the officials will perform floral tributes to Vengamamba Samadhi located in the hill town.
Vengamamba, a great saint poetess, who belonged to 18th century attained salvation through her great devotion towards Lord Sri Lakshmi Narasimha and Tirumala Venkateswara Swamy. She penned many great works in the praise of the deities. She also pioneered Annaprasadam in Tirumala. Even today in Tirumala temple, Vengamamba Mutyala Harati is performed during Ekanta Seva.
ISSUED BY THE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER TTDs, TIRUPATI