Chilkur Balaji Temple is one of the most famous temple in Hyderabad of Andhra Pradesh State, India. It is a place where we can find no hundi or charity box. Temple authorities publish a magazine VAK . It is very old temple with people offering prayers with full devotion. Lord Venkateshwara or Balaji is the deity.
Especially on Saturday and Sundays devotees are always full. Temple priest enchant Govind Govind Mantra and people do pradakshinas or going around the temple with full devotion. It is believed that whoever does 11 pradakshinas around the temple gets his wishes fulfilled. After the fulfilmentof the wishes one has to do 111 pradakshinas with full devotion.
Most of the villagers of Chilkur Balaji Temple sells coconut, flowers and keep sandals for safe. Some small restrautrants provide tiffins and meals to the devotees at a nominal rate. It is a wonderful place to visit . There is also Hanuman and Shiva temple but besides the main Chilkur Balaji Temple.
Temple looks very beautiful at the time of festivals especially during the Dassera festival in the month of October.