Ishtakameshwari Devi Temple is a famous temple located near Srisailam. This temple is about 21 kilometers from the main temple of Sri Bhramaramba Mallikarjunaswamy. It is situated in a dense forest of Srisailam hills.
Ishtakameshwari Temple belongs to 8th century. Ishtakameswari is another name of Parvathi devi. ‘Kameshwari Devi’ is a form of Goddess Shakti who is also worshipped as ‘Ishtakameshwari Devi’ in this temple.
Private vehicles are not allowed to reach this temple. Nowadays, reaching this temple is not so easy. Devotees need to hire vehicles to visit the temple.
The significant feature of Ishtakameshwari Devi Temple is – when you touch the forehead of the deity, you can feel like human skin.