17 April 2009

The Richest Temple of The World..

This Tirumala Venkateswara Temple is also known as Triupati Balaji and Tirupati Venkateswara. This is a famous Hindu Temple of Lord Venkateswara located in the hill-top-town Tirumala, Andhra Pradesh.

 

Tirumala(Main Entrance & The Temple  made of Pure Gold )

 

This Temple is located 860 metes above sea level at top of a hill named Venkatadri and visited by about 50,000 to 100,000 pilgrims daily. While on special occasions and festivals, the number of pilgrims shoots up to 500,000, making it one of the most visited holy place in the world.

(A distance view of Main Entrance and the Temple)

 

In south India, most of the temples have two kinds of Darshan system; paid and free. Beside that, temples accepts donations and Bheti's and a formal receipt is also issued after depositing an amount of money for the particular temple or the trust.

night view (Night View)

 

As a huge amount of money (wealth?) is collected in this temple, by thousands of pilgrims and devotees, each day, it is also regarded as the richest temple of the world.

12 Comments:

बेदनाथ पुलामी ( उमेश ) said...

nice post....

Milan said...

gud info and nice pics...thanx

DEEPENDRA said...

A good post! It reminds me of my trip to Tirupati during December 2007 when I was in Bangalore to attend a conference. Thanks for sharing your experiences and pictures.

दूर्जेय said...

I know your blog is unique and having own ways for the expression, as usual this is also nice. I have never been but ... lets hope in future. keep it up.

प्रदिप said...

This post is more improtant for the hindus especially who can believe and worship the God.

Thanks for nice post and keep it up further post ....

Happy blogging too.

Basanta Gautam said...

It was nice to about such a great temple. Thank you!

Prabesh Poudel "उजेली" said...

very informative post !!! thanx a lot !!

Sujan Sharma said...

Thank you all for sharing your opinions .I am thankful to all of you who have liked this blog and commented. your comments are very precious and always energize me!

दीपक जडित said...

अहा !! जानकारी सहितको फोटो ब्लग ! कस्तो रमाईलो रहेछ ।

प्रबिण थापा said...

nice photo and a lots of information about historic temple.Thanks sujan g!

I think i have been visited with you in past. I m also in wrong- SUJAN G, r doing Masters in Sociology from Tribhuban University? when i saw your photo in blog I m in doubt. Just its my curisity, don't take it serious.

प्रबिण थापा said...

सुजन जि! जिज्ञासा मेटाइदिनु भएकोमा धन्यवाद!

B.J. Dummali said...

Your blos is supercalifragilisticexpialidocious, that much i can say,,,,,,!

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