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Ramalingeswara Temple Satyavolu is dedicated to Lord Siva. There are two Siva shrines, Rama Lingeswara and Bhimeswara within the temple complex. Sivaratri will be celebrated in a grand, thousands of devotees used to visit this temple.

History

This temple was built by Badami Chalukyas of Chola dynasty during 6th - 7th Century A.D. Rich carvings on the temple walls shows this fine skills of Chola Kings. There is a footprint at the entrance of the temple, devotees used to worship this footprint treating it as the Lord's impression. This temple was partly damaged during the Muslim ruler's invasion. Entrance Mantap is of star shape which Cholas used to follow in their constructions. It is said that Sage Satya Rishi performed penance here for the Lord so the place called by Satyavolu. Later the temple was raised by Chola Kings.

how can you reach this temple
By Surface Transport

Giddalur is well connected with major cities in Andhra Pradesh with good bus frequency.

The nearest Railway station is at Giddalur which is 7 km from the temple

By Air

The nearest airport is at Tirupati which is 242 km away Next nearest airport is at Vijayawada which is 282 km away

Timings and Events
Timings

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Events

Shivratri

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