About Us:Sri Sarangadhareswara Swamy Devastanam, Rajahmundry

The history behind the temple as narrated by localities relates to the son of the Raja Raja Narendra ruled Vengi country with capital as Rajamahedri. The son of the king was Sarangadharudu and his second wife was Chitrangi. The enemy of the King was his step mother's son by name Vijayadityudu.

The step son of Chitrangi was invited on feast by her. Sarangadhara ignored the invitation and went for hunting. The enemy took the benefit of the situation and spread the rumor about queen and her step son affair. The king without knowing the truth punished the son.  The hands and legs of the son were cut as punishment ordered by king at the Northern side of the village near the hill. The cry in pain of Sarangadhara was heard by Sivabhakta also known as Meghanadha. He advised Sarangadhara to pray Lord Shiva. Lord Shiva got impressed with his prayers and blessed him with beauty and his hands and legs. 

Festivals in Sri Sarangadhareswara Swamy Devastanam, Rajahmundry

  • Devinavarathrulu
  • Karthikamasam
  • Subrahmanya Sasti
  • Kanuma Theerdham
  • Mahasivarathri Kalyanam

  • Location

    Rajamundry, East Godavari District Pincode : 533247

    Temple Timings

    06.00 am to 08:00 pm.

    How to Reach

    By Road : Rajahmundry is well-connected to all parts of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh states. It has excellent road connectivity to important places like Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, and Hyderabad. There many private buses to Rajahmundry from Hyderabad.
    By Train : The city is well-connected by railway network. The train is there to Rajahmundry from Hyderabad every day called gowthami express.
    By Air : Rajahmundry airport is situated near Madhurapadi 18kms away from the city. Many airlines travel to Rajahmundry from all over the country.

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