• SRI VENKATESWARA SWAMY TEMPLE | 25-12-2020 TO 25-12-2020 | VAIKUNTA EKADASI - Darshanam in Tirumala is expected to take more time on 25-12-2020 due to Vaikunta Ekadashi.

SRI VENUGOPALA SWAMY TEMPLE

Karvetinagar, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

Share

God

The main deity of this temple Sri Venugopalaswami an incarnation of Lord Vishnu and faces East direction. Lord Krishna holding flute at the reading position and his favorite pot of butter is kept at the feet. As the Lord is positioned in-front of a cow, the time and circumstances are clear and precise, But the presence of his consorts Sri Rukmini Ammavaru and Sri Satyabhama Ammavaru brings us a greater perspective about the temple and the Lord. It tells us that Lord Krishna is ever-present while transcending the limits of time and life.

Goddess

Here Sri Venugopalaswami resides along with his consorts Sri Rukmini Ammavaru and Sri Satyabhama Ammavaru.

Interesting Facts

  • Karvetinagara Samsthaana is famous for ancient orthopedic treatment called Salya vydya.
  • Also famous for Veera Nruthya means dance of warriors.

Best Season To Visit

The best season to visit is the Winter season. The best months to visit are October to March.

Weather

Highest - March to July (42 °C during day and 20 °C during night)Average - May (40 °C during day and 20 °C during night)Lowest - November to February (27 °C during day and 18 °C during night)Monsoon season - August to November

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.
  • These rules are applicable for foreigners also. 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, Puttur
13 KM 0866-2570005
PUTTUR RAILWAY STATION
13 KM 08577-221800
Tirupati International Airport
44 KM 0877-2275354

Architecture

This temple beholds the beautiful image of Venugopala Krishna, an eternally charming Lord Krishna holding flute at the reading position and his favourite pot of butter kept at the feet.

History

The poet and singer, sarangapani, has contributed more than 200 padams, in dedication to the Lord Sri Venugopala Swamy of Karvetinagaram. Kanchi Mahaperiyava, his holiness Sri Chandrashekara Swamy, stayed in Karvetinagaram in Andhra between March 1971 and August 1971. We can see the contributions of Vijayanagara kings also. This temple was built by the King Venkata Perumal of Venkataraja dynasty in 14th century, Vijayanagara ruler, in the early 15th century, in 2007 T.T.D undertook it.

Temple Timings

Day Timings
All Days 06:00 AM - 08:00 PM

Sevas

Abhishekam
All Days
06:00 - 07:00
1
Adults
1 Hr
5.00/ Person

Tours










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

Nearest Temples

SHRI KALYANA VENKATESWARA SWAMY TEMPLE
 Narayanavanam, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

Lord Venkateswara swamy married Padmavati Devi at this place

Distance: 18 KM
SRI KODANDA RAMASWAMY TEMPLE
 Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

Lord Sri Rama took rest here on his return from Lanka.

Distance: 39 KM
SRI GOVINDARAJA SWAMY TEMPLE
 Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

Lord Govindaraja (Vishnu) is in sleeping posture

Distance: 39 KM
SRI KALYANA VENKATESWARA SWAMY TEMPLE
 Srinivasa Mangapuram, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

Considered most sacred after Venkateswara Temple in Tirumala.

Distance: 40 KM
SRI PADMAVATHI DEVI TEMPLE
 Tiruchanur, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

Godessess Padmavati emerged in Lotus here

Distance: 42 KM
SRI KAPILESWARA SWAMY TEMPLE
 Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

Kapila Maharshi worshipped Lord Siva at this place.

Distance: 46 KM
SRI PARASURAMESWARA TEMPLE
 Gudimallam, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

One of the oldest Siva temple in India (3rd century BC).

Distance: 50 KM
SRI KALAHASTHEESWARA SWAMY TEMPLE
 Srikalahasti, Andhra Pradesh, India

One of the 5 Panchaboota (Vayu) Lingams in India

Distance: 64 KM

Nearest Attractions

Waterfalls KAILASAKONA WATERFALLS
  Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

Lord Kailasanatheswara stayed in this place to meditate

Distance:26 KM
Fort CHANDRAGIRI FORT
  Chandragiri, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

Chandragiri was the fourth capital of Vijayanagar Empire

Distance:38.5 KM
Trekking NAGALAPURAM TREKKING
  Nagalapuram , Andhra Pradesh, India

Mystical Trek along with tier wise Water pools alongside the Trek.

Distance:42 KM
Boating SHILPARAMAM BOATING AREA
  Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

A joyful Boat ride in the Art and Artifactual hub, The Shilparamam

Distance:43 KM
Wildlife SRI VENKATESWARA NATIONAL PARK
  Tirumala, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

One of the biosphere reserves of India in admist of Seshachalam hill ranges.

Distance:45 KM
Museum SRI VENKETESWARA MUSEUM
  Tirumala, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

Religious artifacts of Puja utensils, Time-honored art

Distance:61 KM
Natural Attractions SILATHORANAM
  Tirumala, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

Natural stone formation

Distance:62 KM
Spiritual Monuments AKASAGANGA
  Tirumala, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

Akasa Ganga water is used for daily Abhishek at main Sri Venkateswara temple

Distance:64 KM

User Reviews

Map

SRI VENUGOPALA SWAMY TEMPLE

Karvetinagar, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

You can upload a maximum of 15 photos (max 15 MB per Image) of temple and accepted formats are gig, .jpeg,.gif and .pn g. You will be credited with the images and videos If they abide by our photo guidelines and our top contributors ore eligible for discounts on tour packages offered by us.

I certify that the review is based on my own experience on visiting the temple/attraction and have not been paid to write the review, and I don't have any personal or business relationship with anyone managing the temple/attraction. I understand that my review will not be posted if it does not comply with content guidelines of Velpu.com.