Annavaram Satyanarayana Temple

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Coordinates: 17°17′00″N 82°24′09″E / 17.28328°N 82.40256°E / 17.28328; 82.40256 Sri Veera Venkata Satyanarayanaswamy Temple or Annavaram Temple is a Hindu-Vaishnavite temple situated at Annavaram town in East Godavari District, of Andhra Pradesh state, India.[1] The temple is on a hillock named Ratnagiri[1] and is dedicated to Veera Venkata Satyanarayana, an incarnation of Lord Vishnu.

Sri Veera Venkata Satyanarayana Temple, Annavaram

Administration[edit]

The temple is being administered under Endowments department of Andhra Pradesh by a Trust board of 13 members.[2]

Architecture[edit]

The temple is situated on Ratnagiri hill on the banks of river Pampa. It can be accessed by both foot steps made of stone and by road (3km). The Temple resembles a chariot with four wheels in four corners.[3] The main sanctum is in two floors[citation needed] and main entrance had been gold plated.[1] The temple hosts mandapam to conduct Satyanaraya Vrathams.[3]

Poojas and Festivals[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Gold-plated main entrance of Annavaram temple inaugurated". The Hindu. 24 March 2016. Retrieved 10 November 2017.
  2. ^ "Trust boards named for AP temples". The Hans India. 1 October 2016. Retrieved 10 November 2017.
  3. ^ a b Sanjani, Manohar (1 January 1998). Encyclopaedia of Tourism Resources in India, Volume 2. Kalpaz publications. p. 29. ISBN 81-7835-018-1.