About Peddamma Thalli Temple
Peddamma Thalli temple is located in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad. This temple is the most famous temple in the middle of Hyderabad City. The temple is dedicated to Goddess Durga representing strength and courage. The Peddamma word consists of two words Pedda and Amma which means Mother of Mothers. Peddamma Thalli is supreme among the 11 forms of Village deities (Mahankalis). The temple is constructed 150 years ago and came to popularity in the year 1993 after constructing Rajagopuram. Besides the common devotees, the politicians, VIPs, Industrialists also come to the temple and perform Poojas at Temple.
The other deities in the Peddamma Temple are Laxmi, Ganapathi, Saraswathi, and Naga Devatha. Peddamma temple is also dedicated to Santhana Laxmi who sits on a lion. Peddamma Thalli is known as Gauramma and Ammavaru here. The temple was developed by Late P Janardhan Reddy known as PJR took special care.
Peddamma Temple Timings
Peddamma temple timings, the temple opens at 6 AM and closes at 8 PM. Temple is closed from 1 PM to 3 PM.
|Monday||6 AM to 1 PM & 3 PM to 8 PM|
|Tuesday||6 AM to 1 PM & 3 PM to 8 PM|
|Wednesday||6 AM to 1 PM & 3 PM to 8 PM|
|Thursday||6 AM to 1 PM & 3 PM to 8 PM|
|Friday||6 AM to 1 PM & 3 PM to 8 PM|
|Saturday||6 AM to 1 PM & 3 PM to 8 PM|
|Sunday||6 AM to 8:30 PM|
The devotees perform Poojas/Sevas at the temple. Below are some of them
- Ashtottara Archana (with fruit)
- Ashtottara Archana (with fruits & coconut)
- Abhishekam – any deity
- Satyanarayana Pooja
- Flowers (Regular Day)
- One Day Temple Kainkaryam
- One Day Temple Kainkaryam during festival days
- Bhagavati Seva
- Chandi Homam
- Deepa Pooja
- Dhana Laxmi Pooja
- Flowers for Navaratri all days
- Ksheerabdhi Dwadasi Pooja
- Nagula Chavithi (Subrahmanya Swamy Abhishekam)
- Navaratri all 9 days
- Skanda Shashthi all events
- Pavitrotsavam all events
- New Year Day all events
Poojas and Sevas performed in the temple are:
- 6th/80th Birthdays
- Hair Offering
- Anna Prasana
- All Navagraha Archanas
Festivals Celebrated at Peddamma Temple
The major festival celebrated at the temple is Bonalu, which comes on Ashsda Masam in the month of June-July every year. On the day of Bonalu women carry earthen pot decorated with neem leaves with turmeric and kumkum. They prepare food in the pot with rice, jaggery, milk, and curd. The earthen pots are carried as an offering to the Goddess.
Rathotsavam is celebrated for four days on Ratha Sapthami in the Peddamma temple. It is said that the wishes of the devotees who worship Goddess Peddamma come true, and thus devotees come in flocks, every year from all over the world. The devotees visit the temple for every festival and celebrate by performing special poojas.
How to Reach
As Peddamma Temple is in the middle of the Hyderabad city.
By Air: The nearest airport is Shamshabad Airport which is 36km from the temple.
By Rail: The nearest railway station is Secunderabad which is just 6 km from the temple. Now there is a metro station having the temple as the stop and with walkable distance.
By Bus: The temple is within the Hyderabad city many buses are there to reach the temple from different places, from MGBS it is 14kms and from Secunderabad railway station.
Peddamma Temple Address & Contact Number
Road Number 55, CBI Colony,
Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad
Contact Number: 040 2354 4592