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Jan 11, 2018
Tirupati temple board issues notice to 44 non-Hindu employees, wants them redeployed; tilak now mandatory for workersThe notice, seeks an explanation from the employees, as to how they came into the Tirumala temple board's service as the rules bar non-Hindus from working at the Hindu institution.
Jun 19, 2017
GST impact: As Tirupati temple faces Rs 100 cr tax burden, your religious trip may get expensiveThe revenue from sale of famous laddu prasadam of Tirumala would be exempted from GST, but the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam will have to pay GST on all raw materials for preparation of the laddus.
Mar 07, 2017
Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams temple wants to rear endangered civet cats: Here's whyA shortfall of civet oil or Punugu Thailam has triggered a major row between the temple administration and the Forest Department of Andhra Pradesh
Dec 13, 2016
Tirupati temple may have to get FSSAI license to serve, make laddusSoon, your Tirupati laddu may come with a food safety mark!
Jun 10, 2016
Fire breaks out in Tirupati temple kitchen, none hurtA fire broke out in a kitchen outside the hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara temple near Tirupati on Friday
Apr 16, 2016
Courting god: The Supreme Court attempts to rescue India's templesOn 6 January 2014, the SC ruled that no government had the absolute right to take over the management of temples' trusts
Apr 13, 2016
Following Kollam tragedy, fireworks banned in AP temple festivalRevenue (Endowments) Principal Secretary J S V Prasad issued an order to this effect and directed executive officers of all temples in the state to take necessary precautionary measures with immediate effect.
Sep 23, 2015
For the first time, Tirumala temple to have certificate course for Dalits to become priestsIn a major symbolic step towards removing caste-related prejudices, the Tirumala temple has decided to give training to non-Brahmins in temple rituals.
Feb 21, 2013
Lord Venkateswara on Swiss watches: Exploitation or devotion?In what is perhaps one of the most expensive commercial use of Lord Venkateswara's divine image, a Swiss firm has launched a limited edition of 333 watches.