Bhairavakona

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Bhairavakona
Holy Place
Bhairavakona is located in Andhra Pradesh
Bhairavakona
Bhairavakona
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 15°05′19″N 79°12′06″E / 15.088595°N 79.201737°E / 15.088595; 79.201737Coordinates: 15°05′19″N 79°12′06″E / 15.088595°N 79.201737°E / 15.088595; 79.201737
CountryIndia
StateAndhra Pradesh
RegionCoastal Andhra
DistrictPrakasam
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
523112
Telephone code08490
Nearest cityKandukur, Ongole

Bhairavakona is a holy place situated on the heart of Nallamala Hills in the Prakasam district of the Indian State of Andhra Pradesh. The name Bhairavakona originated from the fact that temple of Sri Trimukha Durgamba Mahadevi along with Sri Barguleshwari Swamy temple is present at that place and Bala Bhairava Swamy guards the location. Bhairavakona is 43 km from Udayagiri, a town in Nellore district. APSRTC's Udayagiri depot provides buses to Seetharamapuram which is 15 km from Bhairavakona.From Seetharamapuram one can take share Auto's to Bhairavakona. This place is home to an ancient Shiva temple. There is waterfall which falls from a height of 200 metres and there are eight temples carved in the hill there. An interesting feature that attracts devotees to Bhairavakona is that the moonlight falls on the idol of goddess Parvati at a temple there on Kartik Poornima day.it is beautiful water fall in prakasam

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  2. ^ Top 8 Places To Visit In Ongole (20 June 2014). "Top 8 Places To Visit In Ongole". Trans India Travels. Retrieved 22 January 2016.
  3. ^ "Devotees throng temples in large numbers". The Hindu. 11 March 2013. Retrieved 22 January 2016.
  4. ^ "Bhairavakona Temple". Wikimapia.org. Retrieved 22 January 2016.