Abodes of lord Shiva

4. Arulmigu Bala Chamundika sameda Amareeswara Swamy Temple - Amaraarama

 
Moolavar   Amareeswarar
Utsavar  
Thayar   Bala Chamundika
Kshethram  
Theertham  
Pose & Direction  
Vimanam  
Sthala Vruksham  
Paadiyavar  
Travel Base   Amaravathi
Nearest Railway Station   Guntur
 

 

Location

This temple is located in Amaravathi town near Guntur City in Andhra Pradesh. The temple is situated in the southern banks of River Krishna. Amaravathi is 35 kms from Guntur and 44 kms from Vijayawada

 

History

It is believed that this Sivalinga was owned by the Asura King Tarakasura. No one could win over him due to the power of this Sivalinga. With the request from Devas ,finally Lord Kumaraswamy broke the Sivalinga into five pieces and killed Tarakasura. The five pieces of Sivalinga were taken to five different places on earth by Indra, Surya, Chandra, Lord Vishnu and Lord Kumaraswamy. This Linga is one of the five piece brought and installed by Indra.

 

Architecture

Arulmigu Bala Chamundika sameda Amareeswara Swamy Temple
Amaravathi, Guntur - 522020
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Temple Timings : 9.00 am to 6.00 pm