Sri Mallikarjun temple or Srisailam Temple is located in the town of Srisailam. The is located near the bank of river Krishna. Temple is dedicated to the deities of lord shiva and Goddess Parvati.
Lord Shiva is worshipped as Mallikarjun. The temple is referred to as one of the jyotirlingas among the 12 jyotirlingas of India and also one of the 18 Shakti Peethas of Goddess Parvati. It is one of the only 3 temples where both Jyotirlinga and Shakti Peetha is there in one temple.
The craft Walls and Pillars of the Srisailam temple are very beautiful and one of the best architecture. This temple is one of the best and most important temples in the town. So one should visit this temple during a visit to Srisailam.
Srisailam Temple timings
|Darshan type||Morning timings||Evening timings|
|Quick Darshan||6:30 AM to 1:00 PM||6:30 PM to 9:00 PM|
|Special Darshan QueueLine||6:30 AM to 1:00 PM||6:30 PM to 9:00 PM|
|General Free Darshan Queue||6:00 AM to 3:30 PM||6:00 PM to 10:00 PM|
Another tourist place near the temple in Srisailam
- Pathala Ganga is 2 Km from the city center.
- Srisailam Tiger Reserve is 20 km from the city center.
- Akkamahadevi Caves 10 km from the City center.
- Chenchu Lakshmi Tribal Museum is 1 km from the city center.
- Octopus View Point
How to reach Srisailam temple
There is no Airport in Srisailam so there are no direct flights there. The nearest airport to Srisailam is Hyderabad which is 151 km from the Srisailam. From Hyderabad, you can take private taxis and or state buses to reach Srisailam.
Daily buses are available to and fro the city of Srisailam. Private Taxis are also available from various major cities of State to reach Srisailam.
There are no Direct trains to Srisailam. So the nearest Railway Station to Srisailam is in Cumbum which is 60 km. You can get daily passengers or express trains from here to Srisailam.
Accommodation in Srisailam
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Q.1 Are there any special Darshan Facilities available?
Q.2 What are the Charges for the special Darshan?
Q.3 How much time is required to visit the temple?
Q.4 How much time does one have to wait for Darshan in General Queue?
Q.5 What is the Dress Code for the Srisailam temple?
Q.6 Which is the main festival celebrated in Temple?
Q.7 What is the Distance between the Srisailam and Hyderabad?
Q.8 Which is the best time to visit the Srisailam temple?
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