Surya Narayana Swamy Temple is situated at Arasavalli Village in Andhra Pradesh, and it is a 7th century temple. It is built by the Kalinga Emperor, the great king Sri Devendra Varma. It is a popular temple, and lot of devotees are visiting this temple from all over the world. This temple is an ancient temple, and is good in architecture and art work.
It is a famous temple, next to Konark Sun Temple, and is worshipped by the people, for getting relieved from their diseases and for getting bright eye sight. Here Sun God blesses us and gives all the prosperity to us. Surya is an ancient Vedic deity, and by chanting the mantra, “OM SRI SURYA BHAGAVANE NAMAHA”, he would be very much satisfied with us, and would give his permanent blessings to us.
Performing Surya Namaskaram (Worship of Sun God), during Sundays would bring good fortunes in our lives, and we would become very strong in our mind and body. During the previous Dwapara Yuga, Samba, son of Lord Krishna, worshipped Lord Surya for several months, and got relieved from leprosy.
Rathasaptami festival is celebrated in a grand manner in this temple. It is advisable for those, who suffers from severe dreaded diseases to visit and worship Lord Surya Narayana, who is protecting us through his sun rays, and can get relieved from their various ailments and can live their life peacefully and happily without any major sufferings in their life.