Tirumala Balaji Temple FAQ:
Is there any problem with the TTD official website to log in or reset the password or open a New Login?
Yes, at present for some months it is not working properly since the COVID 19 pandemic has started.
Thirumala Accommodation quota for August is available or not?
The accommodation quota for the month of August 2021 has been released on its official website and edarshan centers by TTD. So devotees can book on its official website.
Special Entry Dharshan Quota for the month of August 2021 is available or not?
Special Entry Dharshan Quota is not available for the month of August 2021 as it has been booked/occupied completely.
What is the Dharshan Privilege Period for Virtual Seva Ticket at Tirumala Sri Venkateshwara Temple?
The Dharshan Privilege Period for Virtual Seva Ticket at Tirumala Sri Venkateshwara Temple is one year from the date of their Virtual Seva allotted.
Is it mandatory to book the Virtual Seva ticket thru online?
Yes it is mandatory to book a ticket for the Virtual Seva Ticket online at www.tirumala.org or https://tirupatibalaji.ap.gov.in
Is there a refund facility available for the cancellation of Arjitha Seva tickets in the online portal?
Yes, you will get back the Arjitha Seva tickets amount to your back account thru which you have paid. Visit https://arjithaseva.tirupatibalaji.ap.gov.in/#/
How can I book Rs.300 Special Entry Dharshan in Tirumala Balaji Temple for the same day?
The person who wants to book Rs.300 Special Entry Dharshan (Seeghra Dharshan) for the same day should reach the Ticket Counter as much as early in the morning at the APSRTC Bus Stand and in the Srinivasam Complex, near to the Tirupathi APSRTC Bus Stand.
Online quota Availability for Special Entry Dharshan in Tirumala Balaji Temple?
Tirumala Balaji Temple Special Entry Dharshan Quota is full till November 2021.
Portal to book online Tickets for any Seva ticket at Tirupathi Balaji temple?
Visit https://tirupatibalaji.ap.gov.in/#/sedAvailability to book any Seva Ticket checking the availability to proceed to book for Tirupathi Balaji Temple.
Should we produce the COVID Negative Certificate at Thirumala to get an entry for Tirumala Balaji Dharshan?
It is not mandatory to produce your COVID Negative Certificate to get an entry for darshan at Tirumala Balaji Temple. But carry your own Sanitizer, wear a mask, and maintain social distance. If the official finds any misbehave from your side then you will not be allowed for darshan.
How to reach Sri Vari Mettu (Steps) from Tirupathi?
There is a free bus () available at/from Tirupathi Railway Station to Srinivasa Mangapuram Temple and Sri Vari Mettu.
Route – Tirupathi Railway station – APSRTC Bus Stand – Srinivasam Complex – Alipiri – S V Zoological Park – Thonda Vada Agastheeshwara Temple – Srinivasamangapuram Temple – Sri Vari Mettu.
Free Bus Frequency –
First Bus starts at 04 am and is available every 30 – 45 minutes.
Plenty of local APSRTC buses are available to reach Srinivasa Mangapuram from Tirupathi Bus stand and from the temple you can take an auto.
Also, you can take buses that go to Bakarapet, Pileru, Madanapalli etc,. get down at Srinivasa Mangapuram and from here you need to take an Auto to reach 6km distance to reach Sri Vari Mettu.
How long does it take to climb Tirumala Steps?
It takes 2 ½ hours to 3 hours for adults and about 3 ½ hours to 4 hours for aged above 40 + stouty men and women.
Is it advisable to visit Thirumala Balaji Temple during this COVID pandemic?
It is not advisable to visit Thirumala Balaji Temple till the COVID scare is completely over. The state govt also strongly advice not to visit Thirumala Balaji Temple till the scare is over.
What is Divya Dharshan in Thirumala Balaji Temple?
Divya Darshan is a quick and free entry darshan facility provided by TTD.
The pilgrims who walk / trek thru Alipiri or Srivari Mettu routes to reach Tirumala Temple will be provided Dharshan under the Divya Darshan category.
The pilgrims will be given a particular time in the ticket to enter for a quick darshan at Thirumala temple. Dharshan time would be around 2-3 hours as per the crowd. The Divya Dharshan ticket holders should report the Que complex gate at the given time itself.
Divya Dharshan Ticket will be given to devotees at the Gali Gopuram.