Tirumala Visesha Pooja Procedure, Timings, Cost, Booking
Seva Reporting Time: 6:30 A.M
Reporting Venue: VQC I
Ticket Cost: Rs. 600 per person
Prior to starting Homam, devotees need to perform Sankalpa (Wish for which you are performing this pooja)
Homam starts by 7:15 am and ends by 9:15 am.
Dress Code: Men must remove Shirt and Vest during Seva. Men can wear a Shirt and Vest after Seva.
Female: Saree with blouse/ Punjabi Dress with Dupatta / Chudidhar with Dupatta/ Half Saree
Visesha Pooja procedure in Tirumala
Every Monday after second bell the utsava vigraha is brought to the mantap for ‘Chaturdasa kalasa visesha pooja’ i.e. 14 kalasas. After seeking the permission of Sri Malayappa Swami, ankurarpana and punyaha vachanam is rendered by archakas. As Panchasukatas-Sri,Bhu, Nila, Purusha and Narayana Suktas are recited, Tirumanjanam is performed to the utsava murtis.
Seven vessels out of fourteen vessels will have gingerly oil, Milk, Curd, Ghee, Akshatas (holy grains of rice), Darbha and Panchagavya. The remaining seven vessels contain Sudhodaka(Pure Water).
Abhisheka Harati is offered to mark the culmination of the seva. Purnahuti is offered to herald the conclusion of the homa. Naivedya is offered to God. The arjita Seva ticket holders who took part in this seva are presented with vastra bahumanam (For men, it is Upper Cloth (Uttariyam), 1 Laddu, 1 Vada / For Ladies it is 1 Blouse piece, 1 Laddu, 1 Vada)
After Homam, devotees are allowed for Darshan. Visesha pooja tickets holders later mixed with running queue line near Dwajasthambham. From there, it takes 25 mins for Darshan.
Visesha Pooja Online Quota Release Dates
|Sevas Month||Quota release date and Time|
|Mar 2020||6Dec 10:00 am|
|Apr 2020||3Jan 10:00 am|
|May 2020||7Feb 10:00 am|
|Jun 2020||6Mar 10:00 am|
|Jul 2020||3Apr 10:00 am|
|Aug 2020||1May 10:00 am (as it is Holiday) or 8May 10:00 am|
|Sep 2020||5Jun 10:00 am|
|Oct 2020||3Jul 10:00 am|
|Nov 2020||7Aug 10:00 am|
|Dec 2020||4Sep 10:00 am|
|Jan 2021||2Dec 10:00 am|
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From the Devotee Srinivasseri
@ All who have booked Vishesha pooja tickets, entrance will be through SUPATHAM.
Reporting time 6:30 am.
You are made to wait in waiting hall till Break Darshan Q line is over( 7.30 am)
then you are allowed. Puja takes place in the main temple were Kalyanotsavam is performed.
Puja starts at about 8 am and ends by 9:30 am or little later.
After the puja, you will be joining running Q line at DWAJASTHAMBAM.
You will be turned away at the very first door (Vakili) Jaya Vijaya, It will be MAHA LAGHU DARSHAN.
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