Vontimitta Temple Ramalayam, Kodandarama Swamy Temple is one of the largest temple in Andhra Pradesh. Temple situated in Kapada District. Kodandarama temple is dedicated to Lord Rama located in Ontimitta, Andhra Pradesh. The temple is in the form of Vijayanagara architectural style. It is located at a distance of 25 km from Kadapa district and close to Rajampet. Many Hindu temples architecture was a simple miracle, Vontimitta temple is perfect example for that. legends say this temple was built by 2 Sri Rama devotees Mittudu and Vontudu. after temple constructions both devotees sacrificed their lives and transformed as statues in that temple itself. This ancient Ontimitta temple is related to several local legends regarding its formation and existence.
Vontimitta Rama temple Timings, Darshan Tickets
Vontimitta Lord Rama temple falls on the chennai- Mumbai line. as per historical data, Vontimitta temple was built somewhere around the 16th century as per records. first built by the chola rulers, and later the Vijayanagar rulers. on chola temple, conducted many special sevas, poojas dedicated to lord rama. Annamayya and bammera pothana dedicated their lives, dedicated maha bharatham, composed many keertanas in praise of lord rama. Architecture was started by Cholas. Construction in fully Vijayanagar traditional style. Rectangular yad enclosed by walls, Temple gopuram works, architecture designs marble stone cuttings and many more specials in the temple.
Vontimitta Temple has many architectural elegances. Ornate Gopurams, one facing east, other facing North and south. Gopuram built in 5 Tiers. he temple is architecturally beautiful and impressive. It has three ornate towers of which the central tower facing east is the entrance to the vontimitta ramalayam temple. Kodanda rama temple mandapa is supported by 32 pillars and is also adorned with several beautiful pat