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SRI SOMESWARA LAXMINASASIMHA SWAMY TEMPLE

| Historical Places, Temples, Tourist Places | July 31, 2015

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About Us: SRI SOMESWARA LAXMINASASIMHA SWAMY TEMPLE

SRI SOMESWARA LAXMINASASIMHA SWAMY TEMPLE, PALAKURTHY. It is located at a distance of 50 Kms from Warangal on a hillock in the out skirts of Palakurthy Mandal head quarters. It is also the birth place of famous poet palakurthy Somanadha Kavi of 12 the century. His samadhi can be seen here. This historic temple is dedicated to Lord Siva and Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy who incarnated in two adjacent caves at a height of 120 meters on the hillock. The ‘Pradakshina Path’ encircling the two caves is quite natural. There is a dillapidated ‘Surya’ Temple and Koneru can also be witnessed at this place. This place once flourished which the adherents of ‘Veera Saiva’ sect of Hiduism has lost prominence in cource of time presently it is a famous pilgrimage centre in warangal district. Pilgrims mostly from Karnataka and Maharashtra. Mainly the Veera Saivas will certainly make a visit once in year to have the blessings of presiding deities and Somanadhakan.

Location :

Country: India
State: Telangana
Palakurthi sub division (mandal) in the Warangal District of Telangana ,Telangana.

Temple Timings :

6:30 am – 7:30PM

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