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Pandava Theertham Tirumala Sri venkateswara Swamy Hill, Gogarbham Theertham

Gogarbha Theertham

Famous for its holiness and purity, Pandava Theertham is one of the sanctified theerthams in Tirumala. This theertham has an association with the Pandavas and has a story of salvation. A legend says that during the 12 years of exile of the Pandavas in the forest, the brothers Yudishtira and Arjuna bathed in this place. Situated at the bottom of ...

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Silathoranam Tirumala | Natural Arch Tirumala Hills

Silathoranam

Sila Thoranam literally means ‘garland or festoon of rocks’. Natural Arch, Tirumala hills is a distinctive geological wonder located 1 km (0.6 mi) North of the Tirumala hills temple, near the Chakra Teertham in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India. The Arch is also called Silathoranam in local language (Telugu language: “Sila” means ‘rock’ and “thoranam” means a garland strung ...

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