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Welcome to the Chitoor.com - The website that provides you with all the information you are looking for on Chittoor and the Temple town of Tirumala & Tirupati.
Chittoor is a South Indian district located in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Chittoor itself is the major town in the district. On the east of Chittoor is Nellore and Chengalpet - two popular places in the region. On the west is the famous Gold Mine town of Kolar. Cuddapah and Anantapur Districts are on the northern side and to the south is are North Arcot and Dharmapuri Districts of Tamil Nadu. The Nagari Hills are located to the Eastern part of Chittoor. Chittoor is popular for the temples encompassing in the Venkatchala - the hill ranges in the Tirumala-Tirupati segment that are holy for the Hindu God - Lord Venkateshwara.
The district spreads to a total area of 15,152 sq.kms and constitutes 5.5% of the area of the state of Andhra Pradesh. People here are cool and friendly and constitute a 5.1% population of Andhra Pradesh.
Regional News & Information from Chittoor
Vaikunta Ekadasi celebrated in Tirumala
Priests perform special prayers and open the Vaikunta Dwaram on the occasion of Vaikunta Ekadasi - December 23, 2012
Legal notice served to TTD Chairman and EO
The legal notice says that the move not only hurts the sentiments of the devotees of Lord Venkateswara but also acted against the interest of the TTD institution - December 16, 2012
Three golden idols studded with diamonds found in Venkateswara Swamy Hundi
The anonymous donation is worth Rs. 1.25 crore - October 11, 2012
Members of reconstituted TTD board take oath
Kanumuri Bapiraju takes oath for the third time as TTD Chairman - August 29, 2012
Bapiraju given second term to head TTD Board
Government reconstitutes the TTD board with 14 members - August 25, 2012
Lokayukta directs Superintendent to furnish a report on 'infant deaths'
Report sought in the backdrop of recent death of infants - August 25, 2012
Chitoor Features and Topics
Hospitals - Four infants died within a span of 24 hours at the paediatric super specialty ward of Ruia Hospital - January 23, 2013.
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