Abodes of Ganesha
Abodes of Shakti
Abodes of Shiva
Abodes of Skanda Abodes of Surya
Abodes of Vishnu
Templenet Archives

Templenet Encyclopedia
Travel and Tourism
Festivals and Fairs
Beliefs and Legends
Glossary of Terms
About Templenet

tn.jpg (19837 bytes)
The Ultimate Source of Information on Indian Temples

Temples of Tamilnadu
Temples of Kerala
Temples of Karnataka
Temples of Andhra

Temples of Orissa
Temples of Central India
Temples of Maharashtra
Temples of Western India
Temples of the Himalayas
Temples of the Gangetic Plains
Temples of North Eastern India
Temples of Bengal

Feedback & Information:

K. Kannikeswaran
All Rights Reserved
No part of this website may be reproduced or used in any form without permission.
Tradition Meets

tn.jpg (19837 bytes)
Temples of Andhra Pradesh

Tirupati Home   Legends The Deity
The Temple Festivals Links

Other Related Temples, Links

The Govindaraja Perumal temple in Tirupati and the Padmavati temple at Tiruchanoor are well visited temples. A visit to the Tiruchanoor temple is considered mandatory for those undertaking a pilgrimage to Tirupati. Kalahasti, one of the Pancha Bhoota Shrines of Shiva is located nearby.

Access and Accomodation: Tirupati, the town at the foothills of Tirumala is well connected by train with several cities in India, the closest being Chennai (Madras). A well planned trip can cover Kalahasti, Tirumala, Tirupati and Tiruchanur in a single day.  Tirupati can boast of a number of hotels and restaurants. Tirumala is accessed from Tirupati via a mountain road, on which ply regular buses.

Tirumala Tirupati Devastanam (TTD) manages the temple and its endowments. Vast amounts of offereings received from devotees are channelled into projects that enhance the well being of the hill and its environs and the pilgrims that visit the temple  and to several charitable projects that provide employment and education  to thousands.

Related Templenet Pages

Abodes of Vishnu
The Tamil Alwars and Tirupati
Sree Sailam
Sree Kalahasti
The Ten Incarnations of Vishnu

Related Sites

The Sree Vaishnava Website
Another Sree Vaishnava Website

Tirumala Tirupati Devastanam
Balaji Net
Temples and Pilgrimage Sites - Tirupati