About Sri Vidya Saraswati Shani Temple
Sri Vidya Saraswati Shani temple is on the hillock near Warangal, Siddipet District. The presiding deity is Goddess Saraswati, and the temple maintained under the guidance of Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam. The temple constructed by Sri Yayavaram Chandra Shekar Sharma, a scholar follower of Goddess Saraswati, astrologer, and Vastu expert.
The hillock of Wargal also has other temples of Sri Lakshmi Ganapathi Temple, Lord Shanishwara temple, Lord Shiva temple. Few of the Vaishnava temples which are entirely damaged now. In the year 1998, Satya Patam Seva Samithi taken the construction process of the above temple.
The hillock is home to a 400-year Shambu Deva temple, which is 2 feet below the ground level, and one has to crawl on the ground for few feet to reach Shiva lingam. There is a significant victory pillar in the temple with a rock of about 30 feet in height. The pillar has the status of Lord Rama, Goddess Sita, Lord Laxmana, Goddess Lakshmi, and an entwined couple of snakes.
Sri Vidya Saraswati Temple Timings
Sri Vidya Saraswati temple timings are from 5:45 AM to 7:30 PM.
|Day||Sri Vidya Saraswati Temple timings|
|Monday||5:45 AM to 1:00 pm & 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM|
|Tuesday||5:45 AM to 1:00 pm & 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM|
|Wednesday||5:45 AM to 1:00 pm & 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM|
|Thursday||5:45 AM to 1:00 pm & 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM|
|Friday||5:45 AM to 2:00 pm & 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM|
|Saturday||5:45 AM to 2:00 pm & 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM|
|Sunday||5:45 AM to 2:00 pm & 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM|
Sevas/Poojas at Vidya Saraswati Temple
Sri Vidya Saraswati is an education Goddess and people come here with their children of age above two years to perform Aksharabhyasam as a start of education and learning.
The other Sevas/Poojas performed in the temple are:
- Mandala Pooja
- Visesha Moola with Chandi Homam
- Moola Nakshatra Pooja
- Lakshmi Ganapathi Nithya Pooja
- Shani Thylabhishekam
- Vahana Poojas
All the festivals celebrated in the temple, Dussera, Shani Thrayodasi, and Vasantha Panchami, celebrated grandly. The temple decorated, and the devotees perform specials poojas. The temple is having Veda Paathashaala, where many students learn Vedas.
Accommodation at Vidya Saraswati Temple
As the temple is 52 km from Hyderabad and 61 km from Siddipet, people can accommodate accordingly. There are lodges available at Wargal also to stay.
How to Reach Wargal Temple
The nearest airport is Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, Hyderabad.
The nearest railway station is Secunderabad with 50 km.
TSRTC provided many buses from different places like Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Warangal, Siddipet, and Mancherial to reach Wargal Sri Vidya Saraswati Temple.
Address of Sri Vidya Saraswati Shani Temple
Sri Vidya Saraswathi Sri Shani Temples, (Under Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam)
1-6-15, Gaddi Annaram,
Vill & Mandal: Wargal,
Siddipet District – 502279.
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