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Sri Prasanna Venkateswara Swamy Temple is a Vaishnava's temple located at Appalayagunta. The temple is dedicated to Lord Venkateswara, referred to as Prasanna Venkateswara. Unlike other typical Venkateswara temples, the presiding deity has its right hand in Abhaya posture.


This place is believed to have been the resting place for Lord Sri Venkateswara during his voyage to Tirumala. Lord Venkateswara also bestowed blessings on Sri Siddeshwara and other sages here after his marriage with Sri Padmavathi Amma varu. The Abhishekam that takes place every Friday in this temple is very famous. The temple also has the shrines of Sri Andal, Goddess Padmavathi and Anjaneya Swamy Temple. Lord Sri Prasanna Venkateswara Swamy, the presiding deity of the temple is in Abhaya Hastha Pose.

how can you reach this temple
By Surface Transport

A.P.S.R.T.C direct Bus is available To Sri Prasanna Venkateswara Swamy Temple Appalayagunta but with less frequency.Private Buses are also available from R.T.C Bus station.

The nearest railway station is Tripathi

By Air

The nearest airport is Tripathi


Prasanna Venkateswara Temple Appalayagunta

Timings and Events

5:45 AM to 8:00 PM


The Friday Abhishekam is one of the most important significant occasions at the Temple. The most important festival in the temple is Srivari Annual Bramhostavam which is being celebrated in the month of Jyesta (May/June) for a period of 10 days.

The other annual festivals/rituals are Ugadi, Rathasaptami, Deepavali, AnivaraAsthanam and Vaikunta Ekadasi, which are celebrated once in a year in a princely manner.

Another annual festival's occurring at the temple are Ugadi, Rathasaptami, Deepavali, AnivaraAsthanam and VaikuntaEkadasi festivals. As the name indicates the 'Kalyanotsavam' this is the occasion when the Lord along with his consorts Goddess Sri Padmavathi Devi and Sri Goda Devi brings great celebration and delight.

This is an excellent preparatory to-be-married person to advance for a fruitful relationship. This also removes any hardships that you could be facing in your existing married life.

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