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MOPURU BHAIRAVESVARA SWAMI TEMPLE

Nalla Cheruvupalli, Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh, India

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God

The main deity of the temple is Mopuru Bhairavesvara swami. Here Lord is an incarnation of Lord shiva. The idol here is in Lingam Spherical in form.

Goddess

Here Goddess is known as Akkapappuramma.

Interesting Facts

  • The temple is situated on a hilllock surrounded by a river.

Best Season To Visit

The best season to visit the temple is Winter season. The best months to visit are September to February.

Weather

Highest - April to June (38 °C during day and 22°C during night)Average - May (33.7 °C during the day and 25 °C during night)Lowest - October to February (26 °C during day and 17 °C during night)Monsoon season - June to September

Dress Code

  • For men the dress code is Shirt & Trouser, Dhoti or Pyjamas with upper cloth.
  • For women the preferred dress code is saree or half-saree with blouse or chudidhar with pyjama and upper cloth.
  • Shorts, mini-skirts, middies, sleeveless tops, low-waist jeans and short-length T-shirts are not allowed.

Do's & Dont's

  • Do bathe and wear clean clothes before you enter the temple.
  • Do respect ancient customs and co-piligrims while at temple.
  • Smoking and drinking is prohibited in this temple.
  • Chewing betel leaves, tobacco, gutka and spitting inside temple is strictly prohibited.

transport connections

Name Distance Contact Number
APSRTC BUS STAND Kadapa
26.7 KM 08562-244160
Yerraguntla Junction
38.3 KM 08563-275131
Tirupati International Airport
203 KM 0877-2275354

Architecture

Lord Shiva after granting wish to Bhasmasura, the demon was in a fix and stood in the form of rock as Bhairavewswara on this hillock and Lord Vishnu in the form of Mohini enticed Bhasmasura for his own death at this place. The name Mohanagiri Bhairaveswara later changed to Mopuri Bhairaveswara in the present form. The temple was built in Vijayanagara style of architecture. Mopuru Bhairavesvara swami temple has Two-Raja Gopurams opposite to each other(East-West) and a Dhwaja Stambham.

There are nine epigraphs of the temple walls and mandapas which threws light on the history of the Bhairavesvara Temple. Inscriptions found at the temple date back to 12th Century A.D. Records the name of the Chola king Mahamandalesvara Bhrammideva Chola Maharaja grandson of Bhogaladevi and Bhrammideva. It informs two door posts of the entrance in the mandapa of the Bairavesvara temple. The temple has a Koneru and the nature of stone is Black stone lingam.

Religious Significance

Lord Shiva after granting wish to Bhasmasura, the demon was in a fix and stood in the form of rock as Bhairaveswara on this hilllock and Lord Vishnu in the form of Mohini enticed Bhasmasura for his own death at this place. Legend says that Lord Shiva after granting wish to Bhasmasura,the demon was in a fix and stood in the form of rock as Bhairaveswara on this hilllock and Lord Vishnu in the form of Mohini enticed Bhasmasura for his own death at this place. It is believed that the rock form of Bhairaveswara was growing continuously and his sister put her hand over him to stop the growth of the rock. Enraged by this Lord Bhairaveswara asked her sister to leave the place and she stands in the form Akka Pappurammma at the base of this hilllock. The temple was built by the Vijayanagar ruler Sri Krishna Devaraya and renovated in 2014 - 2017.

History

Chola king Mahamandalesvara Bhrammideva Chola Maharaja grandson of Bhogaladevi and Bhrammideva. With the contributions from the devotees and the financial aid from the Endowment Department of Government of Andhra Pradesh, renovation of Garbha Gopuram, construction of a Gali Gopuram and Kalyana Mandam has been completed. Where in Kakatiya rulers also worshipped at this temple. Through the centuries, visitors from not only Andhra Pradesh were visiting the temple but also from neighbouring states of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. A large number of Nayanars offered their worship to Load Shiva at this place as evinced by the large number of their statutes at the temple.

Local Beliefs & Local Customs

Lord Bhairaveswara asked her sister to leave the place and she stands in the form Akka Pappurammma at the base of this hilllock. People believe that the religious trip is incomplete unless they worship Akka Pappuramma. Many devotees of Swami Ayyappa take their deeksha here before starting there journey to Kerala for blessings of Swami Ayyappa.

Temple Timings

Day Timings
All Days 05:00 AM - 08:00 PM

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Airports

Airport Name Distance
Shamshabad 40 KM
Lorem Ipsum 12 KM

Railway Stations

Railway Station Name Distance
Secunderabad 10 KM
Nampally 12 KM
Begumpet 6 KM
Lingampally 20 KM

Bus Stations

Bus Station Name Distance
MGBS 35 KM
CBS 28 KM
kukatpally 20 KM
Lingampally 30 KM
Uppal 35 KM

Private Transports

Transport Name Distance Contact Number
Private Transport 8 KM 9546858757
Private Transport1 8 KM 9546858757
Private Transport1 8 KM 9546858757
Private Transport1 8 KM 9546858757
Private Transport1 8 KM 9546858757

Local Transports

Transport Name Distance Contact Number
Local Transport 5 KM 9546858757
Local Transport1 5 KM 9546858757
Local Transport1 5 KM 9546858757
Local Transport1 5 KM 9546858757
Local Transport1 5 KM 9546858757

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MOPURU BHAIRAVESVARA SWAMI TEMPLE

Sri Kalahasti, Andhra Pradesh, India

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