Vemulawada Temple | History, Timings, Address & Photos

Vemulawada temple:

Vemulawada temple is located at Rajanna Siricilla district of Telangana. This vicinity is not only referred as Vemulawada Temple but also as “Dhakshina Kasi”.As the matter of fact, the sanctum has Lord Shiva inside the name of Raja RajeswaraSwamyy. Meanwhile, the most important festivals are Shiva Rathri, Sri Rama Navami, Bonalu, Dasara and Bathukamma. The architecture of Vemulawada temple is Dravidian.

Vemulawada Temple

History of  Vemulawada temple:

Vemulawada temple became constructed in 750-930 a.D by raja Narendra Chola.Indra- the king of astadikpalaka by way of devoutly worshipping Lord Sri Raja Rajeshwara-the presiding deity of the shrine, purified himself from brahmahatya dosham. Bhavishyothara Purana mentions that the sun-god [Surya Bhagavan] recovered from incapacity with the aid of praying at the shrine here and so this shrine is termed “Bhaskara kshethram”.

In 750a.D to 973a.D, Raja Narendra Chola was suffering from leprosy from the distinctive feature of killing a muniputra by accident. Whilst he changed into taking bathtub in Dharmagundam he has visible lord Sri Raja Rajeshwara and goddess Sri raja Rajehwari Devi in an imaginative and prescient and received the blessing with instructions to construct a temple and installation ‘Siva lingam’ which was laying within the mattress of the Dharmagundam.

Vemulawada temple timings:
  • Temple might be open at 4:00 a.M and get closed via 10:00 pm
  • Sarva Darsanam is from 4.35 am to five.00 am
  • Dharma Darsanam & Abhisekam is from 6.15 am to eleven. 30 am
  • Darsanam & Aakula puja, maha puja, Pallaki Seva, Pedda Seva is from
    7.10 pm to 9.00 pm

The way to reach :

By means of air: the nearest airport is available in Hyderabad. From there, we can hire any taxi to reach temple with a distance of one hundred sixty-five km over the period of 4 hours.
Through Train: the closest railway station to Vemulawada temple in Warangal. No direct train between Warangal and Vemulawada is available. For this reason, we should travel first and foremost to Pedapalli and then to Vemulawada Temple in a vehicle.
By bus: Actually, Buses are available from Hyderabad to Vemulawada in daily practice.

Vemulawada temple Accommodation:

For Non -Ac Rooms

Name of  cottage Number of rooms

Rent per day



27 350-00


Parvathipuram 88 200-00
3 Parvathipuram Block 52



Sri Lakshmi Ganapathi complex 88 250-00
5 Sri Nandeshwari 112



Sivapuram 46 150-00
7 Shankara Puram 58


For Ac  Room


Rajeshwareepuram 04 750
9 Nandhiswaree Complex 56



Nandeeshwara Complex 08 2000
11 Sri Ammvari guest house 08



Sri Bheemesvari guest house 02


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