TTD to bring 18 Puranas in Telugu version

Thursday, January 21, 2016

The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) Executive Officer D.Sambasiva Rao said that the Puranas and Itihasas will be translated into simple Telugu for the benefit of the readers.

Speaking at the 'Pandita Parishad’ here that was attended by scholars from across the State, he directed the officials to get the books released at the earliest. He said that 55 scholars worked on the 18 Puranas and brought a whooping 3,71,000 slokas to light. The scholars should be paid remuneration immediately. He said that that the TTD has decided to bring various functional projects such as Dasa Sahitaya Project, Alwar Divya Prabandha Project, Dharma Prachara Parishad, Tarigonda Vengamamba Vangmaya and Sri Srinivasa Vangmaya project under one roof.

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