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Papavinasam is a popular sightseeing place in Tirupati, Located at a distance of 6 km to the north of Tirumala. Papavinasam as the name suggests is believed to eradicate the sins from devotees’ lives (papa means sins while the word vinasam means destroy). This place offers an incomparable combination captivating scenic beauty and immense religious connotation. According to the legend, whoever takes a dip in the holy water of Papavinasam, he or she will be redeemed from all the sins they have committed in their lives. Hence, many devotees visit this place to take the holy dip and revive their lives by getting rid of their past sins. Papavinasam waterfalls mesmerises everyone with its beauty. Serene Streams of water flowing down the hill makes for a captivating scenic beauty. One can access this waterfall through rocky footpath. The walk amid the natural beauty is also a rejuvenating experience. From Tirupati Bus stand, it is about 8 km away and easily accessible. Papa Vinasanam Dam is a site worth visiting. This dam is especially popular for the vast number of fish in it. Its scenic beauty also allures everyone, offering a natural getaway adding to the religious Tirupati trip. There is also a well maintained garden nearby, offering a perfect site for tourists to relax and spend some time after their holy dip in Papavinasanam. Tourists can visit from on all days of the week. The visiting timings are from 6 AM to 6 PM. It is closed on public holidays. For the convenience of the pilgrims, separate dressing rooms for men and women have been built close by.

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