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Mythological theme park to come up near Tirupati

V. Rishi Kumar Hyderabad | Updated on November 15, 2017 Published on January 14, 2012

Lord Venkateswara Temple in Tirupati.

Sri Vaishnovi Infra Ventures and Resorts Pvt Ltd has signed an agreement with the Tourism Department, Government of Andhra Pradesh, during the CII Partnership Summit to establish the Temples of India and Mythological Theme Park near Alipiri on the foothills of Tirumala.

The Rs 300-crore project will be established in 38 acres encompassing the Temples of India, Mythological Theme Park, Sri Venkateswara Museum, a three-star hotel, amphi theatre, shopping mall, cultural centre, and entertainment zone including restaurants to cater to the needs of the devotees coming to Tirumala.

The project has been designed by architect Nitish Roy.

Through the Temples of India and Mythological Theme Park, it is proposed to display mythological themes such as “Sri Venkateswara Mahatyam” and replicas of famous temples such as Puri, Annavaram, Simhachalam, Ahobilam and Guruvayoor.

According to a company statement, the theme park would provide direct employment to 2,000 people.

A memorandum of understanding was inked during the CII Partnership Summit on Friday.

Published on January 14, 2012
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