UNION MINISTER FOR ENVIRONMENT AND INFORMATION AND BROADCASTING OFFERED PRAYERS IN TIRUMALA
Tirumala, 7 Jul. 19: Union Minister for Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change and Minister of Information and Broadcasting Sri Prakash Javadekar accompanied by Spouse Prachee Prakash Javadekar offered prayers to Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala on Sunday.
On their arrival, the Hon’ble Union Ministers were accorded a grand reception by TTD EO Sri Anil Kumar Singhal, Joint Executive Officer Sri P Basanth Kumar and temple priests and escorted him to the sanctum sanctorum.
Inside the sanctum sanctorum, priests of Tirumala temple explained to the Hon’ble Union Minister about the significance of Lord and the jewels adorned to the presiding deity. The Union Ministers of the nation spent few minutes praying before the presiding deity of Lord Venkateswara and later reached Ranganayakula Mandapam where he was accorded Vedasirvachanam by temple priests.
TTD EO offered the Minister, Lord’s silk vastram, prasadams and lamination of Lord Venkateswara.
DyEOs Sri Haridranath, Reception Officials Smt Parvathi, Sri Bhaskar, Temple Peishkar Sri Lokanadham and others were present.
ISSUED BY TTDs PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER, TIRUPATI