27 February 2015 Tirumala:
On Friday morning Singapore Foreign Affairs Minister Mr K Shanmugam has offered prayers to Sri Varu at Tirumala and took part in Abhishekam Seva.
When the Honorable Minister arrived, he was given a grand welcome by the Minister for Municipal Administration Mr.Narayana, Tirumala Tirupati Devastanams Executive Officer Dr D.Sambasiva Rao, JEO Mr.K.S.Sreenivasa Raju and temple priests and escorted him to the sanctum sanctorum.
The Tirumala temple priests explained the Honorable Minister Mr.K.Shanmugam about the importance of Lord Srinivasa and the jewels adorned to the presiding deity inside the sanctum sanctorum.
The Singapore Minister spent some time by praying infront of the presiding deity Lord Venkateswara Swamy and later reached Ranganayakula Mandapam where he was presented Vedasirvachanam by temple priests.
DyEOs Mr.Chinnamgari Ramana, Mr.Venkataiah, OSD Mr.Damodaram, Temple Peishkar Mr.R.Selvam, Bokkasam Clerk Mr.Gururaja Rao, Parpatheyadar Mr.Naik and others were present.
photo from ttd