Hyderabad: The annual Brahmotsavam at the Chilkur Balaji Temple will be held for seven days from April 12 to 18. The evening before the first day, the rite of Ankurarpana (sowing of seeds to signify fertility and abundance) is performed while the main first-day activity is Dwajarohana, the raising of the Garuda flag to signify […]
Hyderabad: Amid the conflict rapidly unfolding in Ukraine, a Hyderabadi boy and a Ukrainian woman tied the knot in the war-hit country and held a reception in the city on February 27 with close friends and family. Prateek and Lyubov’s wedding was no less than the plot of a Bollywood flick. The couple fell in […]
Hyderabad: Chevella MP G Ranjith Reddy on Thursday said he would request Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao to take up the issue of deity rights. Speaking after offering prayers at Chilkur Balaji temple, he said that he had written to Justice Venkatachaliah to give his views on constitutionality of Article 363. “Since the State government […]
Hyderabad: The picnic baskets being taken down to pack with delicious food and the entire family – parents, grandparents, cousins, uncles, and aunts – geared up to pack themselves in a car or rent out the Matador for an outdoor meal away from the hubbub of the city, as the auspicious Karthika Masam is here. […]
Hyderabad: Archaka of Chilkur Balaji Temple Rangarajan on Tuesday clarified darshan timings amid Covid-19. He said that timings would be from 6:00 am to 1.00 pm and 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Devotees were requested to make note of the change and not to go by timings on Google. “Timings will remain the same till […]
The Green Kingdom, will have rarest of rare trees from over 85 countries including one from Seychelles, which takes 70 years to flower and a few varieties of ‘Kalpavriksha’, one which is 3,000 years old!
In the last couple of years, moved by the plight of farmers whose cattle died of accident, the Chief Priest of Temple, C S Rangarajan with the help of Goseva enthusiast Pavan Kumar, helped several farmers