Sarva Darshan or Divya Darshan is the free darshan where in the devotees wait for their turn to have a glimpse of Balaji in the compartments of Vaikuntam queqe complex II. The complex has TV, Restaurants, Toilets etc. Pilgrims who come by walk via Alipiri and Srivari mettu footpath routes to Tirumala comes under this category. On normal days, it may take 3 to 8 hours to reach the Sanctum depending on the crowd. On crowded days Sarva Darshan takes 8 to 16 hours. 2 Laddus will be given to each person at Rs 10 each as Prasad of lord Venkateswara.
Special Entry Darshan
Special entry darshan tickets are issued daily for the people who want to have a quick darshan of the lord. Cost of the Special Darshan ticket is Rs. 300 per person and is issued at VZC-I. Pilgrim can book minimum of 3 days in advance and maximum of 90 days. Through the following site
www.ttdsevaonline.com. According to TTD authority’s Sheegra darshan may take about two and half hours depending on the crowd at Tirumala. After introducing the Rs.300/- Sheegra Darshan, TTD has cancelled both Archana Ananthara Darshan and Cellar Darshan. 2 free ladoos are given per sheegra darshan tkt. Each extra ladoo cost Rs 25. Carry bag is available for Rs 3 at counters.
NRls visiting Srivari Temple will be allowed for darshan through Supadam. They have to show their passport, visa or other documents for proof of identity what ever they want. In the same way, Senior Citizens, Infants, Newly Married couples and other privileged persons comes under this category.
Pilgrims who plan to do Angapradakshinam should stand in queue at CRO office counter to obtain biometric token from the Arjitham seva counter. It is issued from 2.00 p.m. onwards. Every day 750 biometric tokens are issued. Out of which, 375 are for male and 375 are for female. Those performing Angapradakshana are requested to take bath in the Swami Pushkarini and report at VQC-I (Near Supatham) at the time given for Angapradakshana. Devotees doing Angapradakshinam are allowed entrance through the Special Darshan sheds only at 2.30 a.m. No Darshan is allowed for devotees performing Angapradakshinan on Fridays.