Sri Kalahasti Temple Darshan Seva Timings

Sri Kalahasti Temple Darshan Seva Timings, Ticket Cost, Booking

Darshan Ticket Cost: Free entry for all devotees

Special Darshan Ticket Cost: Rs. 50, Rs. 100, and Rs. 200 per person.

Darshan Duration: 45 to 60 minutes during weekdays and 60 to 75 minutes during weekends and public holidays.

Facilities available at Temple

  • Mobile depositing counters are available at the Gopuram entrance.
  • Rs. 5 will be charged per mobile deposit.
  • Shoe deposit counters are also available at the same place.
  • Annaprasadam distribution center.

Sri Kalahasti Temple Darshan and Seva Timings

4:30 am to 4:45 amMangala Vayidyam
4:45 am to 4:50 amThirumanjanam
4:50 am to 5:00 amGopooja
5:00 am to 5:30 amSuprabhatham
5:30 am to 6:00 amSarva Darshanam
6:00 am to 6:25 am1st Kaala Abhishekam
6:25 am to 6:50 amNaivedyam
(Daddojanam (Curd rice))
6:50 am to 7:00 amNaivedyam
(Pulihora + Daddojanam (Curd Rice))
7:00 am to 7:45 am2nd Kaala Abhishekam
8:00 am to 8:15 amNaivedyam
(Pulihora + Uppu Pongal (Salt Pongal))
9:00 am to 9:15 amParivara Devathala Naivedyam
9:30 amNitya Utsavam
10:00 am to 10:30 am3rd Kaala Abhishekam
10:15 am to 11:00 amChandi and Rudra Homa
(Chakera Pongali + Pulihora)
11:00 am to 12:00 pmNitya Kalyanam
11:30 am to 11:45 amMaha Nivedana + Pulihora
5:00 pm to 5:45 pmPradosha Kaala Abhishekam
6:00 pm to 6:15 pmNaivedyam
(Vada, Payasam, Pulihora + Chakkera Pongal)
6:15 pm to 6:30 pmMaha Deeparadhana
7:00 pm to 7:15 pmParivara Devathala Naivedyam
9:00 pm to 9:30 pmEkantha Seva
9:30 pmTemple closing Hours
Temple timings

Preferable Dress Code

  • Gents: dhoti (white) and shirt or kurta and pyjama.
  • Ladies: Saree or Salwar Kameez (with Pallu Compulsory).
  • All pilgrims are requested not to wear clothes such as T-shirts, jeans, etc., as the same is strictly prohibited irrespective of any age group.

Darshan duration: 45 minutes to 60 minutes during weekdays and 60 minutes to 90 minutes during weekends.

Sri Kalahasti Temple Darshan, Pooja, and Seva Timings

  • Rahu Ketu Pooja Timings: 6:00 am to 6:00 pm.
  • Darshan Timings: 6:00 am to 9:00 pm
  • Kala Sarpa Dosha Pooja Timings: 6:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Rahu Ketu Kala Sarpa Dosh Pooja is performed on all days except Maha Sivaratri.
  • Rahu Ketu Pooja tickets cost: Rs. 500, Rs. 750, Rs. 1500, Rs. 2500, and Rs. 5000
  • The Rahu Ketu Pooja process remains the same for all tickets.

Please note that Kala Sarpa Dosha Pooja and Rahu Ketu Pooja are the same at Srikalahasti Temple Devasthanam.


  1. Is there any ashramam to stay overnight in temple or nearby temple as we are travelling from malaysia.

  2. Dear Sir, Want to do the Abhishekam seva on 26.11.2016, Will be arriving on 26.11.16 early morning. Can I book for the seva online. Or how should I do it. – Thanks.

  3. Dear Sir, Madam,

    I want to perform Rudra Abhishekam on 24th Feb. [Mahashivratri] and also the Rahu ketu etc pujas. Can you please advise the timings & the Tickets costs for the same.

    Also advise the procedure for the bookings.



  4. Dear Sir, I am from Trivandrum (Kerala). I am planning to do Rahu-Ketu pooja on a Saturday in Dec, 2016 depending on train ticket availability.

    Will it be possible to return home in the afternoon, if I cam come to temple early morning around 6 AM .. So that I can plan for a train back to Trivandrum at 2.30 PM on Saturday itself.. How long will the pooja took to finish ?

    will there be any dormitory facility near the temple? Please advice.

  5. Gireeshkumar, Karakulam

    Dear sir,

    I am from Trivandrum, Kerala. I would like to perform Rudrabhishekham Pooja and Kala Sarppa Dosha Nivarana Pooja on Saturday. If I reach there by early morning, will it be possible for me to complete both the poojas before afternoon, so that I can return that day itself by train.

    Please advise

    • HI Sir,

      due to mahakumbabhishekam now rudrabhishekam is not available also rahu kethu pooja is performing but there is no darshan so please plan after feb 8th and you can perform it both on one day.


  6. The Navagraha is done srikalahasti or only kalasarpa dosham will done there

  7. I am visiting Tirupathi and Kalahasthi temple on 7.3.17.I have booked for my Special Darshan at Tirupathi in the 13.00 hrs.Will I be able to perform Kalasrpa pooja at Kalahasthi after my Darshan at Tirupathi on the same day.How long it takes for the Pooja.
    If i have to perform Rahuketu pooja can I take my wife and Daughter together witth me while performing the Kalasarpa pooja and Rahukethu pooja.


    • Hi Sir,

      next day you can able to perform the pooja at kalahasthi and timings for pooja during rahu kalam is 1:30 pm to 3pm.


  8. Sunday timings sir…..

  9. Rudrabhishekham timing on sundays

    • HI sir,

      please check out the link for the timings below.



  10. Is the temple open in afternoons between 1pm to 4pm on sunday & are the piligrms allowed to visit temple at this time.

  11. Ajit Kumar Challa

    We are visiting the temple on 25/04/2017 at about 9.00 a.m and as weare senior citizens , is there any possibility to buy darshan tickets online ?

  12. Sir, are there any timings for the darshana? We are likely to arrive at around 12:30PM on a Sunday. Would the temple be open at this hour for dharshana? Will the temple be closed in teh afternoon?

    • HI Sir,

      there is no closing at kalahsthi it remains open till 9pm so you can plan accordingly.


  13. Sir,
    We 4adults and one child were coming to perform rahu kettu pooja. How many tickets and what denim we should take to perform pooja and darshan

    • Dear Sir,
      you can avail 2500rs ticket and all can attend the pooja along with the participating person or you can get 300rs ticket for individual pooja on arrival at temple ticket counter.

      Thank You

  14. Srinivasan Sourirajan

    Respected Sir,
    I intend to visit on 02.06.2017 with my daughter for her “Sani Preeti” by buying Rs.2,500/- ticket.
    If we come from Tirumala on 2nd June at 8 A.M,can we pay Rs.2,500/- and attend the Puja between
    10.30 AM n 12 Noon(Rahugalam Time)?
    Secondly,since we are coming from Mumbai,we will have one medium suitcase n one shoulder bag.
    Are we allowed to bring those two luggages alongwith us INSIDE THE TEMPLE as we have to leave Kalahasti at 2PM to return to Mumbai.If u pls furnish us the details,I will be GRATEFUL TO YOU

    • Dear sir,
      They will not allow luggage along with you. you have some luggage counters near temple.
      Thank you

  15. Arun rave dram nair

    Sir. Is there any batch wise timings for rahu ketu kala Sara pooja inside temple for ,₹2500 ticket

  16. K.Uma Maheswara Rao


    Could you suggest the process for making pooja and as well as i need some information.what means when should i make pooja

    • Dear Sir,
      you can perform rahu ketu pooja from 6am to 6pm.for more information please read our website information we updated sir

      Thank You.

  17. Gurram Srinivas

    Please swamy vari daarshnam timings.

    T Y sir,

  18. We are planning to perform abhishekam at kalahasti and going back to hotel room at tirupathi. After taking rest planing to go to tirumala in the night and performing seva next day early morning. Is it ok, as some people telling we are not suppose to go other temples after visiting kalahasti. Please clarify.

    • Hi Sir,
      yes you can go to visit tirumala or any other temples after abhishekam,but you should not go to othere temples after rahu ketu pooja.

      Thank You.

  19. Let us know about Rahu kethu Pooja in Tamil

  20. Dinesh Jayachandra

    Dear Sir,
    I am Dinesh from bangalore, i have kala sarpa dosha so i have to do the puja in kalahasti but i cant sit on the ground so is there any facility for people like me? Can i perform sitting on chair the same puja?

  21. Hi sir,

    How much time does the Chandi homa take?
    Is it similar to Chandi homa done everywhere else? Or is it a shortened version?


    • Hi Sir,
      the cost is 1116rs and the timings are 10am to 11:30am.It’s similar with chandi homa done everywhere else.

      Thank You.


    • Hi Sir,
      it is performed daily and the timings are 10am to 11:30am and the cost is 1116rs per couple.

      Thank You.

  23. Can we book
    In advance for Rudrabhishekam

  24. Hello Sir,
    Is there any accommodation facility provided by temple authorities or we have make our own arrangement.

  25. I want to do Pooja in Kalahasti temple with my family.
    Which Pooja will be good for the family?
    Is there any advance booking for the pooja?
    For Rs. 5000/- ticket which type of Pooja is performed?
    Kindly explain.

    • HI Sir,

      For family you can perform the rahu kethu pooja it will give good results so plan accordingly.


  26. Is Temple accommodation available or outside we got to take shelters

    • Hi Sir,
      for temple accommodations there is no online booking available you have to try on your arrival or you can try any private accommodations online.
      Thank You.

  27. Can we have bookings for kalhasti pooja

  28. Hi,
    Is normal darshan can be done at kalahasthi today.

  29. Is accomodation available in Srikalahasti on 13 August without any pre booking

    • HI Sir,

      due to weekend its difficult to get the rooms on arrival so for further details please contact 9393939150


  30. Dear Shri Kishore Sir,

    Please inform me any online booking for pooja tickets for Sri Kalahasti temple dharshan & room availability on 25th August 2017 and the tarriff .

    • HI Sir,

      There is no online bookings for kalahasthi so on arrival you can get the tickets and for accomadation you can contact 9393939150 for assistance.


    • Hi Sir,
      there is no online booking available for pooja tickets and also for accommodations you can only book on your arrival.
      Thank You.

  31. Hi sir, Rahu ketu Pooja and Kala sarpa dosha Pooja are one n d same r wat…pls provide me d information….

  32. Hi Sir we want do make rahu ketu shanthi pooja in Sri kalasti how ,seva price? how many allowed inside

    • HI Sir,

      Pooja available daily between 6am to 6pm and on arrival you can get the tickets at temple counter and cost will be like 300,750,1500,2500 rs and 2 persons allowed inside for pooja




  34. I am planning to come this month 25th Sep 17.iwant to do rahu kuthu pooja on26 Sep timing1pm.3pm in between

  35. hello sir, please tell me dress code for ladies and gents for performing RAHU KETU POOJA

  36. Jai RAM ji ki sir, i wants to get a ticket for sri Rahu&kethu kala sharpa nivaran puja for thuesday so, at what time i should reach there to collect the tickets.

    Waiting for your kind reply

    Thanks and regards

  37. Hi sir
    What is the timings of darshana(general)
    Most probably I’ll reach kalahasti by evening 5.30 on this Saturday
    Will I get darshana on the same day?



  39. Namaskaram Sir

    We are planing to come on 26.09.17 pl suggest any accomadation , and also tell me the Palliarai seva timing

  40. dear sir,

    is compulsory we need to do Rahu Ketu Pooja in Rahularam or any timings is okay.. please suggest.


  41. Hi sir
    This is kiran kumar form vijayawada.
    Sir we r coming on this September 30th morning 5 clock and which time will be comfort dharsanam that day
    Please suggest me….

  42. Sir on dasara day can we allow to do rahu kethu puja?

  43. Hi sir,
    we are planning to come to srikalahasti on this sunday in order to perform rahu-kethu pooja so i need details regarding to that like timings,whether the rahu kethu pooja will performed only for ur family on mass basis

    • HI Sir,

      Yes during rahu kalam is preferred for rahu kethu pooja and if you want to perform seperate pooja you can contact 9393939150 they will guide you.


  44. Polavarapu Seshagiri Rao

    We are coming Sri Kalahasti Saturday I. e 14/10/2017 for Rahu KetHu Pooja. What time will performed and what are the items required for Pooja. To whom contact for Pooja. So please guide me

    • HI Sir,

      On arrival you can get the tickets at temple counter and along with the tickets you can get the pooja ingredients


  45. Today we are visited temple.temple is famous for rahu keta puja .we are taken 2500 ticket.they temple staff told that is vip ticket.but no difference bitween 100 and 2500.same puza method.difference is only sitting place..puza com pleated in 10 to 15 minutes.for 2500 ticket no special darshan and waste.better go to 100 ticket are 750.

  46. Namaskaram..
    On this monday my frnd is coming to Sreekaalahasthiswara Temple to perform Kuja dosha pooja….
    But in your time table there is not mentioned about it….
    Will it conducted there and how will be the process…

  47. Raghuram ANDHAVARAPU

    Please give details about Rahul,Methuselah Poona tickets prices and availability. We are came to temple on 21.10.17 early email I’d is [email protected]

  48. Hello Sir
    i am coming from tirupathi on 05th Nov. 2017 at 11.00 AM. my return journey is 5th nov 2017 seshadri train time is 6.45 which pooja and any spl. sevas available

  49. Hi Sir,

    I will be starting from Tirupati on 25th Nov morning so please advise which time I should do Rahu kethu pooja and evening same day I have a train at 6:00 PM IST from Srikalahasthi.

    Please advise that would be a great help.

  50. I am planning to come on 4th November 2017 and do Rahu Ketu pooja on 5th November 2017. I would like to know the following:

    1. Should I book the pooja online or can I come there and get the ticket.
    2. Is there any special things to be done before the pooja?
    3. Is there any difference between poojas of various rates?

    • HI Sir,

      there is no online bookings for kalahasthi so on arrival you can get the tickets,pooja is same for all cost but performing places are different.


  51. We are 4 adults coming. Can all of us attend the pooja if we take Rs.1500.00 ticket or should we take Rs.2500.00 ticket. Is there any special darshan if we take the Rs.1500/2500 tickets

  52. We are reaching tomorrow morning 5am. .what time Darshamnam starts and how long will it take. .because we have to perform depots vampire before 11am. .and guide me rooms available nearby temple

    • HI Sir,

      darshan is available from 6 am onwards and for accomadations you can contact at 9393939510 for further details


  53. My name is meesala venkatesh. And my birth date is 22/11/1988. Naagula(Gotram). Anuradha (nakshetram). I want know when should I do Rahu ketu pooja.

  54. We are coming at .12.30 pm on that time at that time Temple is closed or in open

  55. Can i come to Khalahasti temple after going to Thirumalai

  56. Sir
    What are the accommodation in temple ?
    For luggage keeping any specific place like

    • HI Sir,

      Rooms are fully booked,so on arrival you can try or else contact 9393939150 for any assistance.


  57. Sir
    About accommodation

  58. sir,we have to plan coming saturday, 2nd december 2017. morning to arived the kalasthri temple,that day is karthigai deepam function, we can able to attend Manthi ragu kedhu pooja that day.

    • HI Sir,

      Yes you can perform but after performing dosha nivarana pooja you are not supposed to go any other temples so plan accordingly.


  59. Hello sir,
    We are planning to visit Kalahasti temple on 13 Feb. We are expecting rush on that day as 14 Feb is Mahashivrathri.So,we want to book for seva or darshan in advance. Is it possible?

    • HI Madam,

      Advance bookings are not available at kalahasthi so same day you can get the tickets for sevas


  60. Hi sir
    We plan for pooja on thursday on 21 dec
    Pls let me know the timing for the pooja

  61. Hello sir we plan for rahu ketu puja on Dec 22 2017 can we book any tickets online and please let me know the timing for pooja

  62. Is there any break in darshan timings in the afternoon ? please inform ASAP

  63. We would like to perform Shanti pooje for lord. Can you please guide us with timings for pooje, pooje cost, wat to be bought for pooje, duration of the pooje etc.
    Looking fwd to tour guidance.
    Regrds, Rohith

  64. Hi sir ,we plan for gopooja&raghukethu pooja same is it possible availble tickets on online. Suggest for better way

  65. Hi sir ,we plan for gopooja&raghukethu pooja same day is it possible availble tickets on online. Suggest me for better way

  66. Sir coming 31.08.2018 is chandra kirakanam that tirumala temple which time close.

  67. Hi sir this is Marsh.
    We plan on 23 jan 20018.raghu kethu poja.pls inform in best option in ticket price or any mandapas.

  68. Can we have acvomadtion to night in tample premises

  69. Yes sir for tomorrow night

  70. Hari Ohm
    Do we have to book for dharsan in advance , like thirupathi .

    Kindly let me know

  71. What time temple opening. Locker facility available this temple?

    • HI Sir,

      yes sir locker facility is available and temple opens from 6 am onwards


  72. Hi sir,
    I want to do abhishekam on this sunday
    Can I book it online or should I come there and pay
    If it so what should we get for it

    • HI Madam,

      there is no online bookings so on arrival you can try or else you can contact at 9393939510 for any suggestions


  73. Can I get abhishekam rahu kethu pooja ticket together

    • HI Sir,

      no sir you should take seperately for more details you can contact at 9393939510


  74. Whether temple will be closed in the afternoon. Can we have darshan bt 1.00 & 3.00 PM.

  75. Can we take Darshan of Shri Kalhasti Swamy between 10 am to 6pm??

    • Dear Sir/Madam,
      yes you can have darshan from morning 6am to 9pm no closing temple.
      Thank you.

  76. Krishna Prasad Challakonda

    Sir, we have to do sivaparvathula archana and raahukethu puja. Is it possible one after other immediately

  77. Can we make sarpa Dosha puja in ashada

  78. Can we take Darshan of Shri Kalhasti Swamy between 5 am to 6 am on 22.9.2018

  79. Dear Sir/Madam,
    For pooja booking and guiding please call at 9393939150.
    Thank you.

  80. Dear Sir/Madam,
    yes you can have darshan .
    Thank you.

  81. Hiii i want to do abhishekam at 30-8-2018 is there any advance i have to do

    • Dear Sir/Madam,
      you can do daily it will happen for 4 times, please contact 9393939150 for further details.
      Thank you.

  82. Balaji
    How to book the ruthra abishegam on 24th feb
    Plese give me deatais and phone number

    • Dear Sir/Madam,
      You can perform rudrabhishekam 4 times a day , for more details please contact 9393939150 .
      Thank you.