Sri RajaRajeswari Ammavari Devasthanam in Nellore

About Rajarajeswari Temple:

Sri Raja Rajeshwari Temple is a famous Hindu temple dedicated to Goddess Mother Sri Rajarajeswari. The temple is located in Durgamitta, Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh state.

Nellore Rajarajeswari Temple Info:

Primary Deity Goddess Rajarajeswari
Location Durgamitta
District Nellore
Temple Timings 6:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Date Built 1975 AD
Major Festivals Dussera
State Andhra Pradesh
Pincode 524004
Email info@rajarajeswaridevasthanam.com
Phone 0861-2322016, 2345676

There was an interesting story behind the construction of this temple. In the year 1965, Arul Jyothi Nagaraja Murthy, who is Sri Rajarajeswari Peetadhipathi located in Arcot district of Tamil Nadu state was going to Vijayawada.

He took rest at Durgamitta and felt the presence of Goddess Rajarajeswari in the opposite open land and asked his local Nellore diciples to construct a temple in that open land.

Sri Raja Rajeswari Temple in Nellore
Nellore Sri Raja Rajeswari Temple

Sri Ratnaswamy Mudaliar is the founder of Sri Rajarajeswari temple who has taken permission from the District Collector to construct the present temple.

Later, other small temples were constructed for Lord Subrahmanyeswara Swamy, Lord Sri Sundareswara Swamy, Goddess Gayatri, Lord Vinayaka and Navagrahas in the temple premises. In the year 1985, the temple was taken over by the Endowment department.

Devi Navaratrulu (Dussera) is a famous festival, which devotees celebrate here and offers prayers.

Temple Attractions:

Nellore Rajarajeswari Temple is famous for Rahu Kala pooja on Friday. Especially, lady devotees worship Goddess Rajarajeswari by lighting up the deepam (lamp) and perform pooja.

Temple Timings:

Morning 06.00 AM to Evening 8.00 PM
Popular Temples in Nellore:

Some of the best ancient sacred pilgrimage places in Nellore city include:

2. Penchalakona Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple
4. Sri Talpagiri Ranganadha Swamy Temple, Nellore
7. Sri Chengalamma Parameshwari Temple in Sullurpet

How to Reach Nellore:

Nellore city is well-connect by road and rail network.

By Air:

Tirupati Airport (TIR) is the nearest public airport located at Renigunta to reach Nellore city. The nearest International Airport is present at Chennai.

By Train:

Nellore Railway Station is well-connected to all major cities like New Delhi, Vijayawada, Chennai, Hyderabad, Howrah, Bangalore and Kanyakumari.

By Bus:

All major cities like Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Bangalore, Visakhapatnam and Chennai are connected to Nellore by road.

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Contact Details:

Sri Raja Rajeswari Ammavari Devasthanam
Nellore District. 524004.
Ph: 0861-2322016, 2345676.

E-mail: Info@rajarajeswaridevasthanam.com
Website: www.rajarajeswaridevasthanam.com

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