NEWS: Record Collection Hundi on Jan 1st 2016 in Tirumala

5 Jan 2016    12:09 pm

NEWS: Record Collection Hundi on Jan 1st 2016 in Tirumala

The hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara, quantify as the world’s richest Hindu Temple, created a record in collections on the New Year Day.

As per the information given by P. Neelima, Assistant PRO of Tirumala Tirupati Devastanam, the Hundi collection was about Rs 3 crore on New Year Day, besides gold and other specious offerings by the devotees. However, its value was not ascertained.

Over 80,000 devotees from different parts of the country thronged the famous Temple on the occasion. For the first time, the Temple authorities did not entertain recommendation letters issued by VIPs to their near and dear ones visiting the Temple.