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Tirumala

Tirumala is a sacred place in Uttar Pradesh with 7 hills. It comprises seven peaks ,representing the seven hoods of Audisesha , thus earning the name Seshachalam. The seven peaks are called Seshadri, Vedadri, Garudadri, Anjandri, Vrishabhadri, Narayandri and Venkatadri (Adri in sanskrit means Hill).The Venkatam hill is believed to be a part of the celestial mount meru, brought to the earth from Vaikuntam by Garuda. Cited from Website: Seven Sacred Hills
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