Are you worried about the children? Are you worried about having Sarpa dosham? Or Rahu-Ketu dosham? This is the right time to visit Mopidevi Temple to clear all your worries.
- 1 Mopidevi Temple:
- 1.1 History of Mopidevi Temple:
- 1.2 Nearest Places to Visit:
Mopidevi temple is one of the famous temples located 80km from Vijayawada in a village called Mopidevi. The deity is in the form of Siva lingam, self-manifested(swayambhu).
This Temple is famous for “childless couples for children” and other poojas like sarpadosha nivarana pooja, Rahu Ketu pooja... etc. This Temple is also called Subramanyeswar Swamy temple.
There is a belief that if the married couple sleeps in the Temple, they are blessed with children.
History of Mopidevi Temple:
The Siva lingam in this Temple was a self-manifested one. According to the legend, there was a potter named Veeravarapu Parvathalu, who was a great devotee.
The deity was pleased with his devotion and once came into his dream, asking him to dig up the anthill to find his lingam. So veeravarapu Parvathalu gathered the villagers of mopidevi and told them about his dream. As the villagers started digging the anthill, they found the shiva lingam.
As soon as he found the lingam, they started to prepare the idols of horse, cock, Nandi and garuda, which are the favourite of the lord Subramanyeswar Swamy. The villagers, including Veeravarapu Parvathalu, started worshipping the god.
Mopidevi Temple timings:
Here are The Mopidevi Temple timings:
|Monday||5:30 AM to 1 PM||4:30 PM TO 8 PM|
|Tuesday||5:30 AM to 1 PM||4:30 PM TO 8 PM|
|Wednesday||5:30 AM to 1 PM||4:30 PM TO 8 PM|
|Thursday||5:30 AM to 1 PM||4:30 PM TO 8 PM|
|Friday||5:30 AM to 1 PM||4:30 PM TO 8 PM|
|Saturday||5:30 AM to 1 PM||4:30 PM TO 8 PM|
|Sunday||5:30 AM to 1 PM||4:30 PM TO 8 PM|
The Temple is closed on special days like Solar Eclipse and Lunar Eclipse.
Rahu-Ketu Pooja Timings:
The pooja is perform from 6:00 AM to 12:00 PM every day except on special days and special events like Bramhotsavam and others.
The pilgrims should visit the Temple during these hours for the pooja. The tickets can be booked in advance at the Temple as no online booking is available.
- The ticket price is 280/-
- This pooja is performed in couples or single.
Kalyanam Pooja Tickets:
The Nitya Kalyanam pooja starts at 11:00 AM and ends at noon. This event is performed daily. This can be perform as a single or in a couple. Nitya Kalyanam pooja Tickets price: 1116/-.
The Kalyanam pooja tickets are available at the Temple. There is no advance online booking available.
EVERYDAY POOJAS AT MOPIDEVI TEMPLE:
Several poojas are performed in the Mopidevi temple
|S.NO||POOJA NAME||NO.OF PEOPLE ALLOWED||TICKET PRICE|
|1||Mahanyasa Ekadasa Rudrabhishekam||Two people||516/-|
|2||Abhishekam Near Abhisheka Mandapam||Two people||100/-|
|8||Naga shila Pratista pooja||_||25,116/-|
|9||Srava Dosha Niavarana||_||500/-|
All the Ahishekam Tickets will be given at the counter from 6:00 AM To 12:30 PM. Be quick to get the tickets.
Accommodation At Mopidevi Temple:
The accommodation is very limited near the Temple. There are some A/C and NON-A/C hotels near the Temple within 50 km.
Some hotels near the Temple:
1. Gopala Krishna Residency
Location: Main road, Opposite bus station, Repalle, Andhra Pradesh.
2. Sri Seshadri Rest House
Beside Mopidevi Temple
3. Karthikeya residency
State Bank First Floor, Main road, Mopidevi, Krishna, Andhra Pradesh
4. Hotel Koneru
Mopidevi, Andhra Pradesh
How to Reach Mopidevi Temple:
Mopidevi temple is located in Krishna district in Andhra Pradesh. We can reach Mopidevi by different routes
Air: The nearest airport to Mopidevi is Gannavaram airport
Train: Repalle is the nearest railway station
Road: As mopidevi is situated on the road line of Vijayawada- Avanigadda. We can reach the Temple by this road line. Many buses from Vijayawada to mopidevi travel via kankipadu, voyeur, pamarru and chillapadu.
The easiest way to reach mopidevi Temple is by bus.
Nearest Places to Visit:
Not only the Sri Subramanyeswar Swamy temple but there are many other places to visit in Mopidevi.
Kondapally fort, also called Kondapally Kota, is located in Krishna district. This fort was built in the 14th century by Prolaya Vema Reddy by the Reddy dynasty.
Hamsaladeevi beach is one of the most famous tourist attractions near Mopidevi village.
It is located 21km away from Mopidevi temple. It is a charming place for pilgrims and tourists.
Uppalapadu Bird Sanctuary:
Uppalapadu Bird Sanctuary is one of the famous bird sanctuaries located in Uppalapadu, which is 65km from Mopidevi.
Kondapalli Reserve Forest:
Not only the religious Temple but there is a deep reserve forest that should be visited. This forest is located in the Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh state.
This beach is located in Kara Agraharam in Andhra Pardesh, which is 38.4 km away from mopidevi Temple.
APSRTC Bus Timings:
Service no: 35169 – Nagayalanka to Srisailam
Start time: 10:00 – End time: 20:45
This bus starts in Nagayalanka and reaches Srisialam by travelling via 22 stops. The bus reaches mopidevi Temple by 10:45 as it is the 2nd stop after Avanigadda. It is to be note that the above timings of the buses are the estimated. The timings may alter accordingly.
Sri Subramanyeswar Swamy temple, Mopidevi Village, Mopidevi Mandal, Krishna District, Andhra Pradesh – 521125
Mopidevi Temple Phone Numbers:
Devasthanam Phone Number: +91 08671257240
Executive officer Number: +91 08671257240
Temple Official Website: www.mopidevitemple.org