How to reach Srisailam Bhramaramba Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple

Srisailam, located on the foot of the Nallamala and Rishabgiri Hills lays in the Kurnool district of the state of Andhra Pradesh in India. This holy town is positioned on the banks of the River Krishna. It is a patronized spot by pious tourists in India as it houses one of the 12 Jyotirlinga temples called […]

Religious significance of Mallikarjuna Swamy

Jyotirlinga is the sacred form of Lord Shiva and there are twelve such Jyotirlingas in India. There is a Jyotirlinga in Srisailam, where Lord Shiva is being worshipped as Mallikarjuna. Srisailam is located in Andhra Pradesh. The epics from Shiva Purana say that the story behind this Jyotirlinga goes around Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. […]

Rudrayagam at Srisailam Temple

Rudrayagam is a seva/puja offered at Srisailam Temple. It is an important yagam dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is done from 7.30 A.M. and in this sevadars are admitted for Nitya Rudrahomam. Couple or single person will be allowed on one ticket and the price of ticket for this is Rs.720/-. Seshavastram will be presented […]

Ishtakameshwari Devi Temple, Srisailam

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 […]

Pancha Pandava Lingas at Srisailam Temple

Pancha Pandava Lingas at Srisailam Temple are believed as the Shivalingams installed by Pandavas during the period of the Mahabharata. It is to note that Srisailam Bhramaramba Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple is one of the twelve Jyotirlinga Temples and one of the Ashtadasha Shaktipeetha Temples (10 ancient Shakti temples). Five Shiva temples are situated besides Arthanaareseswara […]

Chandi Yagam at Srisailam Temple

Chandi yagam is a daily puja/seva at Srisailam Temple. It is one of the powerful yagna / homa dedicated to Goddess Chandi. It is done from 9.30 A.M. and in this sevadars are admitted for Nitya Chandihomam Couple or single person will be allowed on one ticket and the price of ticket for this is […]

Ganapathi Homam at Srisailam Temple

Ganapathi Homam is a famous ritual observed at Srisailam Temple. It is one of the sevas offered at the temple. Ganapathi Homam is being performed daily in the Yagasala at 7 AM. Price of ticket for this Homam is fixed to Rs.350/-. Two Laddu Prasadam are being presented to the Sevadar. All ticket poojas/sevas will […]

Kalyanothsavam at Srisailam Temple

Kalyanothsavam is a daily seva/puja (Nitya seva) at Srisailam Temple. Kalyanothsavam is performed everyday at 7 PM. The price of ticket for this seva is Rs.500/- and The ticket Holders are being given 10 Laddus and Seshavastram of God and Goddess as Prasadams. The Devasthanam will arrange the pooja articles for Kalyanothsavam. It is believed […]

Abhishekam at Sri Vruddhamallikarjuna Swamy Temple, Srisailam

Abhishekam at Srisailam Vruddha Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple is performed from 6.30 AM. Sri Vruddha Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple is a sub-temple (Upalayam) in Srisailam Temple premises. This Abhishekam takes from 6.30 AM and price of ticket for this is Rs.200/- and couple/single person will be allowed for this seva.. All ticket poojas/sevas will be canceled during […]

Special Abhishekam at Srisailam Temple Garbhalayam

Special Abhishekam at Srisailam Temple is performed at Sri Swamyvari Garbhalayam (Sanctum Sanctorum). This Abhishekam takes from 6.30 AM and price of ticket for this is Rs.600/- and couple/single person will be allowed for this seva. Devasthanam besides 4 Laddus will supply Pooja Materials and Seshavastram will be presented to every devotee who performs Abhishemam […]

Darshanams at Srisailam Temple

Here is the list of various Darshanams at Srisailam Temple. Srisailam Temple is an abode dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Bhramarambika. The significant feature of Srisailam Temple is – it is one of the 12 Jyotirlingams (Dwadasha Jyotirlingas) and Astadasha Shakti Peethas (18 Shakti Temples). Here is the list of Darshanams for Srisailam Temple […]

Kumbhothsavam at Srisailam Temple

Kumbhothsavam is the most important festival at Srisailam Temple in which various offerings are made to Goddess Bhramaramba Devi. This festival celebrates on the first Tuesday or Friday (which ever first comes) after full moon day of Chaitra masam (Chaitra Purnima) as per Hindu calendar. It is said that on this day the Goddess is […]

Srisailam Sahasra Lingeshwara Temple Shikharam Collapsed

Srisailam Sahasra Lingeshwara Swamy Temple shikharam was collapsed today, 8 December 2011. Sahasralingeshwara temple is one of the temples located the premises of Dwadasha Jyotirlinga Kshetram and Astadasha Shakti Peetham Bramarambika Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh. Temple pujaris (archaka swamulu) have decided to perform special pujas as it indicates a bad […]