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Sakthi Peethas are the places where the body parts of Sati Devi fell

March 1st, 2011| Filed in Pilgrimage tourism, Temples/Pilgrims, Travel News

Sakthi Peethas are the places where the body parts of Sati Devi fell | There are 18 Shakti Peethas knows as Astaadasa Shakthi Peethas Daksha, father of  Sati  performed a yagna without inviting his son-in-law, Lord Shiva. Though not invited, Sati went there as the yagna was being performed by her father.  She was insulted […]

East Chalukyas built Draksharamam temple-Draksharamam presiding deity Bhimeswara swamy

February 21st, 2012| Filed in Andhra Pradesh, Pilgrimage tourism, South India, Temples/Pilgrims, Travel News

Draksharamam temple in East Godavari Draksharamam  situated in East Godavari district is famous as ‘Dakshina Kasi’.  Draksharamam is one of the three Shiva kshetras which brought the name ‘Trilinga Desam’ to Andhra Pradesh.  It is also one of the important religious place in Pancharamas and is one among Ashtadasa Shakti peethas.  Not only these, there […]

Astadasa Sakti Peethas are places where the body parts of Sati Devi is believed to fell

February 4th, 2011| Filed in Pilgrimage tourism, Temples/Pilgrims, Travel News

Astadasa Sakti Peethas are places where the body parts of Sati Devi is believed to fell | Names of presiding deity and place of Astadasa Sakti Peethas Shakti Peethas and the name of presiding deity 1.      Srisailam – Bhramaramba 2.      Alampuram – Jogulamba 3.      Draksharamam – Manikyamba 4.      Pithapuram-Puruhutika 5.      Guwahati-Kamarupini 6.      Gaya-Mangala Gowri 7.      […]

Draksharama (Dakshina Kasi), Kakinada Location Map and Entry Fee

July 2nd, 2011| Filed in Andhra Pradesh, Pilgrimage tourism, South India, Temples/Pilgrims, Travel News

Draksharama (Dakshina Kasi), Kakinada Location Map and Entry Fee | Holidays and Timings of Draksharama (Dakshina Kasi) The Draksharama Bheemeshwara Swamy, one of the pancharama temples is situated at Draksharama of Kakinada in the green belt of Godavari River. East Chalukyan king built this temple in 19th century. The temple also consists one of the […]

Bommalagutta in Karimnagar district has historical importance | Bommalagutta was a famous Jain center during 7th and 10th centuries

December 9th, 2010| Filed in Andhra Pradesh, Heritage/Historical tourism, Historic monuments, South India, Travel News

Bommalagutta in Karimnagar district has historical importance | Bommalagutta was a famous Jain center during 7th and 10th centuries Archeology department has sent a suggestion to State Government of Andhra Pradesh to recognize Bommalagutta as an archeological prominence center.  Bommalagutta is located in Kurikyal village in Karimnagar and stands as a witness to history of […]

Navagraha temple in Rampur, Medak is different from other temples

February 24th, 2011| Filed in Andhra Pradesh, Pilgrimage tourism, South India, Temples/Pilgrims, Travel News

Navagraha temple in Rampur, Medak is different from other temples | Presiding deities and chief deities of Navagrahas also installed in Navagraha temple in Rampur, Medak It is common for any Hindu devotee to visit the temple of Navagrahas and perform special pujas if there are any defects in astrology. Generally any Navagraha temple will […]