Makara Sankranthi at Arasavalli Temple

Makara Sankranthi is a jubilant festival celebrated at Arasavalli Temple. It falls in January every year. Special Abhishekam and Archana are performed to Lord Suryanarayana Swamy. Those who will have the Darshanam of Suryanarayanaswamy on Makara Sankranthi would be blessed with health and prosperity. Makar Sankranti or Sankranthi is celebrated on Makar Sankraman day. Four-day […]

Dasara Navaratri at Arasavalli Temple

Dasara Navaratri at Arasavalli Temple is a big festival which attracts thousands of devotees. In 2022, Dasara Navaratri at Arasavalli Temple begins on September 26 and ends on October 5 with Vijayadashami Utsavam. Asweeyuja suddha Padyami to Dasami, Dusserah Navratri’s are celebrated (Srarannavaratri), Chakrarchana, Avararachana, Homam will be performed. The famous Sun God Temple situated […]

Significance of Arasavalli Surya Bhagavan Temple

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 […]

Arasavalli Temple Ratha Saptami Puja 2023 Live Online

Arasavalli Temple Ratha Saptami Puja 2023 Live Online (Arasavalli Suryanarayana Swamy Temple), Andhra Pradesh. Ratha Saptami or Surya Jayanthi is the most important festival celebrated at Arasavalli Surya Narayana Swamy Temple, Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh. In 2023, Ratha Saptami date is January 28. This festival marks the onset of spring season. In Arasavalli Temple, […]

Naraka Chaturdashi at Arasavalli Temple

Naraka Chaturdashi is one of the popular Utsavams held at Arasavalli Temple. It falls on Ashwayuja Bahula Chaturdashi, 14th day in dark fortnight in Ashwayuja Masam as per Telugu calendar. Lord Surayanarayana Swamy is taken in procession to the Holy Garden during Naraka Chaturdashi utsavams. An idol of Narakasura is made & burnt as sign of […]

Shravana Pournami at Arasavalli Temple

Arsavalli Suryanarayana Swamy Temple

Shravana Pournami, Rakhi Pournami, marks the jubilant celebration at Arasavalli Suryanarayana Swamy Temple. At Arasavalli Temple, Shravana Pournami is celebrated in grand manner. In 2020, Shravana Pournami date is August 3. Special pujas like Vishesha Archana is performed on this day to Lord Suryanarayana Swamy. A new sacred thread (Yagnopavitham) is worn by Lord Surya. […]

Janmashtami at Arasavalli Temple

Sri Krishna Janmashtami is celebrated with utmost fervor in Arasavalli Temple of Suryanarayana Swamy. In 2019, Krishna Janmashtami date is August 23|24. Janmashtami is the birthday of Lord Krishna. It is celebrated for nine days starting from Sravana Bahula Ashtami. Janmashtami is celebrated for 9 days, starting with Vratham on first day.. 1st Day – […]

Sun rays touched Arasavalli Surya Narayana Temple for Third day

Sun rays touched Arasavalli Surya Narayana Temple for consecutive third day – 1 October, 2 October & 3 October in 2015. Thousands of devotees throng to Arasavalli Surya Narayana Swamy temple, the famous temple of Sun God in Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh, to witness the festive celebrations at the temple during which sun rays touched the […]

e-Sevas at Arasavalli Temple

Now, you can book Sevas at Arasavalli Temple through online. The services at the Sun temple or the Sri Suryanarayana Swamy temple at Arasavalli in the town are now available online, on the lines of that at Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams, with the support of the regional business office (RBO) of the State Bank of India […]

Vaikuntha Ekadashi at Arasavalli Temple

Vaikuntha Ekadashi is celebrated with utmost gusto at Arasavalli Temple. Arasavalli Temple is an abode of Lord Suryanarayanaswamy. In 2015, Vaikuntha Ekadashi date is January 1. It is observed during Dhanur Masam (Margashira Masam – Pushya Masam) (December – January) everyyear. On this day the Vaikunta Dwara, the way to Heaven (North door) is opened. […]

Teppotsavam at Arasavalli Temple

Teppotsavam is an annula festival held at Arasavalli Temple during Karthika Masam as per Telugu calendar followed in Andhra Pradesh. Every year on Kartika Suddha Dwadasi, the following day of Prabhodini Ekadashi, Lord is taken to Indra Pushkarini. Suryanarayana Swamy is launched on “Hamsa Naava” (Swan shaped boat) is turned around for twelve times, namely […]

Deepavali at Arasavalli Temple

Diwali, Deepavali is celebrated with utmost fervor in Arasavalli Temple. Deepavali falls on Ashwayuja Amavasya, the No Moon day in Ashwayuja Masam as per Telugu calendar. On Asweeyuja Bahula Chaturdasi & Amavasya the Lord is taken in procession to the holy garden. An idol of Narakasura is made & burnt as sign of victory of […]

Contact details of Arasavalli Temple | Address | Location

Here are the contact details of Arasavalli Temple – contact numbers, postal address, location, etc.. The famous Sun God Temple situated in Arasavalli Village which is at a distance of about 1 K.M. east of Srikakulam Town in Andhra Pradesh head quarters of the coastal district in Andhra Pradesh . It is one of the […]

Arasavalli Suryanarayana Swamy Temple, Srikakulam

Arasavalli Temple of Suryanarayana Swamy

Arasavalli Suryanarayana Swamy Temple is a famous Sun God temple in Andhra Pradesh. It is located in Arasavalli village in Srikakulam district of the state. Arasavalli Temple is one of the ancient and all among two sun God temples in our Country. According to Padmapuranam , Sage Kasyapa installed the Idol of Surya at Arasavalli […]

Pushkarini at Arasavalli Temple

Pushkarini at Arasavalli Temple is also known as Indra Pushkarini. ‘Pushkarini’ is a word which means the holy pond where devotees take holy dip before entering into temple or the sacred pond where Utsava murthis (processional deities of the temple) are taken out for ceremonial bath. Surya Bhagavan said granted his wish and vanished. Indra […]

Suryanarayana Swami Vari Kalyanotsavam at Arasavalli Temple

Suryanarayana Swami Vari Kalyanotsavam is one of the biggest festival at Arasavalli Temple. It celebrates the divine wedding ceremony of Surya Bhagavan. Lord Surya’s Kalynotsavam is celebrated from Chaitra Suddha Ekadashi to Bahula Padyami (6days). Generally it comes in the month of March and April. Lord Surya has 3 consorts. They are named Usha, Padmini […]

Dolotsavam at Arasavalli Temple

Dolotsavam is a famous ritual conducted at Arasavalli Surya Narayana Swamy Temple during Holika Purnima (Holi festival). This comes in the month of March i.e Phalguna Suddha Tryodasi, Chaturdasi & Pournima. On Tryodasi (i.e. 1st day) at 6pm Kamadahanam festival is celebrated. Dry grass (straw) is burnt as a sign of victory over evil desires. This […]

Historical Significance of Arasavalli Temple

What is the historical significance of Arasavalli Temple? Arasavalli Surya Narayana Swamy Temple was built before 7th Century as the temple, most probably by Kalinga Rajas. Archaeological experts say that the stone inscriptions available in the temple throw some light to the effect that Devendra Varma, the Ruler of the Kalinga Kingdom, must have build this […]