Millions of Hindus across the globe plan to visit Tirumala to have the Lord’s Darshan. He is the supreme, He is all for every Hindu – Lord Venkateswara/ Lord Balaji. Millions visit Tirumala, the Vaikuntam on earth, the abode of Lord Srinivasa, another name for Him.
Day by day, the number of pilgrims who want to have Lord’s Darshan is galloping. It is estimated that 60000 devotees have Lord’s Darshan in the allotted timetable of the day.
Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam is an autonomous board, which is stretching to maximum, to accommodate more and more devotees to have Lord’s Darshan in any given day.
Weekends, holiday seasons and specials Utsavs attract more devotees to Tirumala. During these days some wait for more that 48 hours to have Lord’s Darshan. Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams have made numerous arrangement like Sarva Darshan, Sudarshan token Darshan, Seva Darshan, E-Darshan, E-Seva booking.
1. E – Seva : One has to plan in advance to have Lord’s Darshan.
Plan ahead of 90days.
Visit the following site
Book for the following Darshans as per the amount mentioned.
Have your Credit cards / Debit cards ready.
Darshan / Seva
Archana Ananthara Darshan popularly known as AAD
Astadala Pada Padmaradhanamu
2.Tickets by Post
There are thousands of devotees, who visit regularly every month and there are thousands who plan their journey only after purchasing the Darshan tickets.
Procedure to Obtains Tickets for the above mentioned Darshan/Seva.
Just on a piece of paper write your mailing address to The “Peishkar Sri Venkateswara Temple requesting for a Seva/Darshan ticket mentioning your preferred date of Darshan/Seva.
Once you choose the Seva/Darshan, note the ticket amount and purchase a Demand Draft in favor of THE EXECUTIVE OFFICER TIRUPATI TIRUMALA DEVASTHANAMS TIRUPATI and post the covering letter along with the DD to. THE PEISHKAR SRI VENKATESWARA TEMPLE TIRUMALA-517504
Plan the purchase of tickets 90 days prior to your preferred day of Darshan. If tickets are available, it’ll be sent to your address by post. If not, the draft will be returned back. Some Devotees enclose the draft, along with Covering letter and mentioning their desired date of Darshan as “Any Available Date”. Only after receiving the tickets they plan their journey.
E – Darshan tickets can be booked from various E-Darshan counters located in various towns/cities of India, mostly at the respective TTD Information centers. For Darshan tickets all the devotees have to go to the counter. Their photographs and fingerprints will be taken and the ticket will be issued as per your requirement. Your photograph and fingerprints will be verified as you enter the sanctum sanctorum in the Vaikuntam Q Complex.
You can also book for your accommodation simultaneously.
4. Sarva darshan
This is a free Darshan through which one can have Lord’s Darshan. Time taken depends on the crowd. This Darshan is available for all for 6 hours to 20 hours.
There are 2 types of special darshan one for Rs 40 and another forRs 50 per head.
Darshan timings are that of Sarva darshan.
6.Sudarshan Tokens are available for free of cost at T.T.D. specified places for Sarva darshan, Special darshan, and other Paid darshan/ sevas. On arrival enquire for Sudarshan counters where you will be given a wristband on which your reporting time at VAIKUNTAM Q COMPLEX is mentioned. Now you are at peace, if you have enough time you visit other temples in Thirupathi or Theerthams in Tirumala.