UNION MINISTER FOR RAILWAYS OFFERS PRAYERS IN TIRUMALA
Tirumala, 14 Jun. 19: Union Minister for Railways Commerce and Industries Sri Piyush Goyal accompanied by family members took part in Abhishekam Seva and offered prayers in the world-renowned famous Hindu Shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala on Friday.
On their arrival, the Hon’ble Union Ministers were accorded a grand reception by Joint Executive Officer Sri KS Sreenivasa Raju 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.
Tirumala JEO offered the Minister, Lord’s silk vastram, prasadams and lamination of Lord Venkateswara.
DyEOs Sri Haridranath, Reception Officials Sri Balaji, Sri Bhaskar, Temple Peishkar Sri Lokanadham and others were present.
ISSUED BY TTDs PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER, TIRUPATI