Hyderabad, Feb 23: Devotees of Lord Venkateswara who wish to visit Tirumala, can have their accommodation reserved in advance online from the local office of TTD, Balaji Bhavan, Himayathnagar in the city. Sudarshan tokens (Rs.50 each) can also be had from the office for darshan. The office will function from 9 am to 1 pm and 2 to 7 pm on Saturdays and Sundays, and from 9 am to 1 pm and 2 to 4 pm on other days. Every Tuesday is a holiday.
The local TTD is organizing a number of programmes at different places in and around the Capital, for the convenience of the devotees. The following are the programmes to be conducted at Sri Mahalakshmi temple, Kummariwadi, Mustaidpura : devotional music by Mrs Vidya Vani from 6.30 pm on February 24; free Samoohika Kumkumarchana from 10.30 am and Harikatha by Mr T Komaraiah at 6.30 pm on February 25.
The programmes to be held at TTD Sri Venkateswara swamy temple, Balaji Bhavan, Himayathnagar are: Music by Mr V Rama Rao from 6.30 pm on February 26; Sri Vari Kalyanothsavam from 10 am and Annamacharya Sankeerthanalu from 6.30 pm on February 27. Mr M Vijayulu will be presenting a Harikatha from 1 pm on February 27 at the Central Prison for men, Chanchalguda. (NSS)