Akasha Ganga Theertham , Tirupati
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About Akasha Ganga Theertham
Located 3 km north of Thirumala Temple, Akash Ganga Waterfalls is the most sacred waterfall near Tirupathi. It is from this falls, water has been carried for abhisekam (bathing) the main deity of Sri Venkateshwara Swamy. In ancient period, priestess walks on the rough terrain into the Jungle where the Akash Ganga Waterfalls is situated to bring the water in early hours of morning. Now after the establishment of Tirupathi Thirumala Devasthanam (TTD), pipelines were laid out to simplify the task. Taking bathe in this waterfalls soothes and relaxes our mind and body.