Srimukhalingam temple is one of famous sound India temple. Srimukhalingam temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, known as Sri Mukha Lingeswara Swamy, housing 3 Ancient Temples at one Location. very beautiful and ancient architecture grandeur temple constructed between 9th and 11th centuries in its pristine form.
History about Srimukhalingam knows more information here. The Trinity of Madhukeswara, Someswara and Bheemeswara Temples are a testimony to the Magnificent architectural skills of Kalinga Kings. history says about all things, Sri Mukhalingam, which is on the banks of River Vamsadhara, was the capital of Kalinga Ganga Kings for over 600 years. This beautiful temple called as Dakshina Kaasi (Varanasi of South India). Temples have Eye-catching Ornamental Gates at their Entrance beautiful awful view.
SriMukhalingeswara Temple Timings, Srikakulam Tour Info
Shiva Lingams do not have the Facial carving and hence the Temple at Sri Mukhalingam is different from the other Shiva Temples. It is also known as Dakshina Kaasi. Sri Madhukeswara, Sri Someswara and Sri Bheemeswara Temples three temple situated near river places. The Priyanka Bhimeswara and Someswara temples built in the Orissa style of architecture. The village is located in Jalumuru Mandal, Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh, on the banks of River Vamsadhara, and was the capital of Kalinga Ganga Kings for over 600 years.
The famous Srimukhalingeswara Temple is believed to have been built in the 9th Century. The temple has some remarkably beautiful sculptures in the Indo – Aryan style. This temple is also regarded as Dakshina Kasi. SriMukhalingam Temple was built in 8th Century AD. Sri Mukhalingam Temple is located is 56 km away from the Srikakulam District Town.
Sri Mukhalingam Temple main god is lord Shiva called as Mukhalingeswara Swamy. Uma Maheswara Temple, SriMukhalingam Temple Poojas/sevas performed all various sevas. Poojas like Abhishekham and Archana will be conducted in this temple. Similarly, the Maha Shivarathri festival will be celebrated in this temple. Srimukhalingam is a small village remotely located in Srikakulam district. A Nandi Mandapa is situated in front of the sanctum in the outer prakara. The entrance to the center prakara contains beautiful friezes.
The Aniyanka Bhimeswara and Someswara temples built in the Orissa Style of Architecture. The temples are a great attraction for the religious minded and pilgrims. But they are great places for lovers of art, architecture, and heritage. Specialty and significance of temple The East-facing Madhukeshvara temple rise to a height of about 65 feet. It took us one hour and a a half to reach the temple.
special festivals celebrate grand manner Every year, lakhs of pilgrims visit from Odisha and Andhra Pradesh to take Chakratirtha snanam (holy bath). On the auspicious day of Shivaratri, about two lakh devotees visit the temple and offer Puja after a holy dip in the Vamsadhara River. Cultural events and dramas are also held over a period of two days.
- The Mukhalingeswara temple
- The Someswara Temple
- Aniyanka Bhimeswara Temple
Srimukhalingam Temple History in Telugu
ఈ ఆలయంలో గర్బాలయం కాక ఎనిమిది వైపుల ఎనిమిది లింగాలున్నాయి. సప్తమాతృకలలో ఒకరైన ‘వారాహి’ అమ్మవారు ఇక్కడ కొలువై ఉన్న పార్వతీ దేవి అవతారం. మిగిలిన వారు బ్రాహ్మి, మహేశ్వరి, కౌమారి, వైష్ణవి, ఇంద్రాణి మొదలగు వీరంతా పార్వతీ దేవి అవతారాలు. ఇక్కడి శిల్పాలలో వరాహావతారం, వామనావతారం, సూర్య విగ్రహం వుండటం విశేషం.
ఇక్కడ త్రవ్వకాలలో వీణాపాణి అయిన సరస్వతి విగ్రహం, జైనమత ప్రవక్త అయిన మహావీరుని విగ్రహం లభించాయి. వీటిని ముఖలింగాలయంలో భద్రపరిచారు. ఇక్కడ అనేక శాసనాలు కూడ దొరికాయి. వాటిని బట్టి ముఖలింగాలయాన్ని క్రీ.శ. 10వ శతాబ్దంలో రెండవ కామార్ణవుడన్న రాజు కట్టించాడని, అతని కుమారుడు అనియంక భీమ వజ్రహస్తుడు భీమేశ్వరాలయాన్ని కట్టించాడని తెలుస్తోంది. వీరిద్దరూ కళింగరాజులు.
SriMukhalingam Temple Darshan Timings
Morning 6:00 am to 8:00 pm all days.
temple address contact Information helpline numbers
SriMukhalingam village is located in Jalumuru Mandal, Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh state, India – 532428.
How to reach Srimukhalingam Temple:
Srimukhalingam is 35 km from Srikakulam. Srikakulam is well connected by Indian railway network and is at a distance of 830kms from Hyderabad and takes about 15 hours. From Srikakulam, you can hire a vehicle or take the local bus.
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