Tirumala Tirupathi Devastanams (TTD) said a devotee had offered 162 diamonds on Wednesday worth Rs. 10 million.
The temple of Balaji at Tirumala in Tirupathi is known for rich offerings made by devotees and many times devotees offer all the gold on their body as part of thanksgiving to the deity, Lord Venkateswara.
TTD Executive officer L.V. Subramanyam said the devotee could not be identified. The temple’s earnings in the form of offerings run up to Rs 7 billion per annum.