Thirumala News

Mothers carrying infants would no longer have to wait for hours together in long queues to have “darshan” of Lord Venkateswara at the famous hill shrine here.

The “Quick Darshan” facility, which was hitherto offered to VVIPs, disabled and the aged, was today extended to mothers with babies less than one year of age.They are being allowed in through the “mahadwaram” (main entrance) to go near the presiding deity and offer prayers, temple authorities said.

The new facility was inaugurated by Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) chairman B Karunakara Reddy.Reddy said the TTD decided to offer “quick darshan” facility to reduce the inconvencience caused to mothers and small children visiting the Tirumala shrine.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: