Kalyanotsavam Tirumala

Kalyanotsavam Seva Process:

Srivari Kalyanotsavam is performed to the Utsava Murti – Lord Sri Malayappa swami (instead of the main deity) and his consorts Sridevi and Bhudevi. A purohit conducts the marriage and an archaka is consecrated to perform other rituals on behalf of the bridegroom. The wedding ceremony is held according to Vaikhanasa Agama rituals and starts with the Panchamurthi Puja. This is followed by recitation of Vedic mantras and pronouncing the family pedigree of the brides and bridegroom. The idols of the Lord and his brides face each other with a tera (screen) in between them. After the priests perform appropriate homas, the bridegroom and the brides are allowed to see each other at the appropriate auspicious moment as the screen is removed. This is followed by Mangala sutra dharana, Talambralu and then Lord and his consorts are garlanded.

The practice of Kalyana utsavam started in 1536 AD when Tallapakam Tirumala Ayyangar got the idea of celebrating the marriage festival of Lord Malayappa swami and the ceremony was conducted over five days in the Tirumamani mandapam.

This Seva is not performed on important festivals like Srivari Brahmotsavam. Pavitrotsavam, Pushpayagam etc. and on the days of solar and lunar eclipses. The duration of the seva is about one hour.

Gathering Point:

Devotees should gather at Supadham

Kalyanotsavam Seva Timings:

Kalyanotsavam Seva will be performed from 10:30 – 01:30 PM. Devotees should gather one hour before the Seva time at Supadham

TTD Kalyanotsavam Seva Booking:

Ticket Price of Kalyanotsavam Seva is Rs.1000 

Daily 500 Tickets will be given.

Kalyanotsavam Seva can be booked online(Subject to availability). Book Now

Only couples can perform this seva. Children below 12 Years are allowed without any ticket.

Kalyanotsavam For Newly Married Couple:

Newly married couple will generally perform Kalyanotsavam Seva immediately after marriage. Daily 20 tickets are reserved for Newly married couple (with in a week). They can apply for this quota at Vijaya Bank Counter , Tirumala. It’s a first come first serve basis.

Prasadam / Bahumanam:

Devotees will be given a Vastra Bahumanam and a big laddu , 2 small laddus.

Darshan For Kalyanotsavam Seva Devotees:

Darshan entrance after Kalyanotsavam Seva is provided and will be merged into the general queue. It hardly takes 15 minutes after seva to have the darshan. The place where Kalyanotsavam is performed is just beside the Main temple with in the temple premises.

TTD Kalynotsavam Dress Code:

Dress Code is strictly followed in Tirumala temple.

Men has to wear Dothi and they have to remove the shirt while participating in Kalyanotsavam Seva.

Women has to wear saree or Punjabi dress with Dupatta.

TTD Kalyanotsavam Live:

Live of TTD Kalyanotsavam Seva is telecasted in SVBC channel during the Seva time.

For any info required on Kalyanotsavam Seva, please leave your comments below. We will get back to you at the earliest.

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64 COMMENTS

  1. hi my name is chaitanya,today i booked kalyanotsavam ticket to father & mother ,in my mother id proof. i typed wrong aadhar card number.how can i change it!

  2. Hello Sir,
    I Have booked one ticket for Kalynostavam for me and wife, will they allow my two children 3 years and 8 years old. By that time I book other ticket online quota completed.

  3. Hi I got Kalyanam tickets for me & I am wife for 2nd Aug 17.Can my children aged 21 & 15 accomapny pls?
    I tried booking for them too but system did not allow me suggesting that it is for married couples only.

  4. Hi sir, I missed booking tickets for kalyanotsavam for June 5th. Can I get the tickets directly in Tirumala counter or is there any quota that will release now.
    Thanks,
    Roopa

  5. Dear Sir I want to attend kalyanotsavam along with my mother. Both of us are single. can we attend with single ticket or we need to purchase two tickets.

  6. We are planning to visit during August 12-15, we need tickets for Kalyana mahotsavam. when i checked online ttd website, the quote for August are all showing in Red, does than mean the quote already release and tickets were already completed? if so, can you please help with the alternative of getting the tickets, we stay in Hyderabad.

  7. Sir,I want to book Kalyanotsavam,in advance and I am not able to follow opening dates.Please help ,how to see available dates for total year,can I book more than 4 months in advance

  8. Hi sir, At what time and day are the advance bookings opened for kalyanotsavam for september 1st. Is photo required while booking online tickets

      • Hi Sir, I came to know that online booking for sevas are given through Dip system for the month of september. Is it correct? If yes then what about the tickets issued at ttd offices in various cities and Towns?

        • First 3 days will be allowed for pilgrims to register for the lucky dip booking… TTD offices will also enable pilgrims to enroll for the lucky dip. During remaining days, the left over tickets will be issued.

  9. Hi,
    We are looking for Kalyanotsavam tickets for 4 families on August 12th 2017. Could you please let us know the availiability of tickets for Kalyanotsavam on August 12th 2017
    Thanks

  10. Sir We booked kalyanaosthavam Ticket for July 1st for 12 members. We got an small issue Can we reschedule dates..

  11. Sir,

    This is Hemalatha. Im single. one of the Achar suggested me to do kalyanothsavam @ tirumala.
    can unmarried person also book and participate in this kalyanothsavam or only married coupld has to do?

    Pls let me know;

  12. Sir, I’m looking for kalyanotsavam ticket for September 6th. Found it’s full in online. Can u plz give me the alternates. Also plz let me know what is electronic dip and how n when to apply for that.

    Thanks in advance

  13. Do you mean to perform kalyanoutsavam in the month of Nov.2017,we can book from 4th August on wards,

    Ravindran

  14. We have booked Kalyanotsavam tickets for December 14th. We plan to travel back to Chennai the same night by Saptagiri express departing from Tiirupati at 17:50 pm.Do you think it will be possible to finish Darshan also by then. We are travelling with old people so we want to reach the station by 5:00 PM atleast.

  15. Hi, I contacted Tirupati support center and they informed that any 2 adults can attend Kalyanotsavam. Either 2 guys or 2 ladies. Please confirm.

  16. We have booked for Kalyanotsawm on 25th Oct 17. Can I carry a wallet with ID docs and cash etc. during the rituals and also during darshan

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