Veda Pathashala inaugurated at Kotappakonda

The Veda Pathashala and PAC by TTD will be inaugurated at Kotappakonda by Honourable speaker of AP Assembly Dr Kodela Sivaprasad on March 19. Honourable AP Minister for Endowments Sri Manikyala Rao, Ttd Trust Board chairman Dr Ch Krishnamurthy, EO DrD Sambasiva Rao, Commissioner Endowments Smt YV Anuradha will also take part in this fete. […]

Significance of Pancha Bhoota Temples

What is the Significance of Pancha Bhoota Temples? There are Pancha Bhoota temples around India that are dedicated to Lord Shiva, what is the significance of these temples? There are five elements that form this creation: Earth, Water, Fire, Air and Ether, and these five things are also called lingam because they signify or tell […]

Srimukhalingeshwara Swamy Temple Chakratheertha Snanam – 27 February 2017

Srimukhalingam Srimukhalingeshwara Swamy Chakratheertha Snanam is observed on Phalguna Shukla Pratipada (27 February 2017). Chakratheertha Snanam is the concluding event of Maha Shivaratri Brahmotsavams in the temple. Srimukhalingam temple in Srikakulam which is believed to have been built in the 9th Century. This holy place resides on the left bank of Vamsadhara. This is a […]

Draksharamam Sri Bhimeshwara Swamy Temple, Pancharama Shiva Temple at Draksharamam

Draksharamam Sri Bhimeshwara swamy temple, also known as Draksharama Bhimanatha swamy temple, is one of the Pancharama temples in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh. Draksharamam located at a distance of 28 kilometers from Kakinada, 50 kilometers from Rajahmundry, and 25 kilometers from Amalapuram. It was the abode of Daksha Prajapathi hence it has got […]

Story of Omkareshwar Jyotirlinga

Jyotirlinga is the sacred form of Lord Shiva and there are twelve such Jyotirlingas in India. There is a Jyotirlinga on the banks of Narmada river, where Lord Shiva is being worshipped as Omkareshwar. The temple of Omkareshwar is located in Madhya Pradesh. According to the Legend and epics like Shiva Purana and Linga Purana, […]

Shivaratri Jatara at Vemulawada Rajarajeshwara Swamy Temple

Shivaratri is a major festival at Vemulawada Rajarajeshwara Swamy temple in Karimnagar district of Andhra Pradesh. In 2017, Shivaratri date is February 24 and the Shivratri Jathara will be celebrated on February 23, 24 and February 25. Shivaratri Jatara or a fair is celebrated here in this temple for 3 days, starting on the day before […]

Sthala Puranam of Srikalahasti Temple: Story of Snake & Elephant Shiva Pooja official website

Sthala Puranam of Srikalahasti Temple is associated with the story of Shiva Pooja by a snake and an elephant. In Sanskrit, ‘Kala’ means the snake and the ‘Hasti’ means the elephant. Here is the Sthala Puranam of Srikalahasti Temple.. In Treta yuga a Serpant from Pathala Worshipped the Lord Shiva with precious Stones daily. At […]