One can find a temple in every nook and corner of the Andhra Pradesh state. These temples don’t only have religious importance but also shows the epic Indian culture and architecture of the old. Some of the best temples and most famous among the tourists are given below.
1. Sri Venkateshwara Temple, Tirupati:
f there is any temple which is the most revered and celebrated temple of the state then it is Sri Venkateshwara Temple. Tirupati has tourists and pilgrims flooding all over the year. September-October is the most busiest months due to Brahmotsava festival which is dedicated to the Lord Venkateshwara.
2. Srikalahasti Temple, Chittoor :
Srikalahasti Temple located in Chittoor is very popular among the pilgrims which is in the district of the Rayalaseema region of Andhra Pradesh. This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and has immense importance for Hindus. It was constructed in 1516 by King Krishnadevray. The elaborate structure of the temple complex is a breathtaking view right from the entrance and has intricate carvings of numerous mythological illustrations that one can explore in the divine surroundings.
3. Ranganatha Temple, Nellore:
This temple has great significance and is one of the most devoted area which attracts large number of tourists. The temple is well known for its beautiful architecture and exquisite carving. It houses seven gold pots adorned with huge mirrors within the temple premises.
4. Ahobilam Temple, Anantapur:
It was been devoted for Lord Narasimha Swamy and was built on the footprint of lord Narasimha measuring 5 feet and 3 inches. Also there are complex number of temples of Adi Lakshmi Devi and Lord Lakshmi Narasimha. It is believed that a marriage ceremony performed here leads to a happy and fulfilling marriage.
5. Kanaka Durga Temple, Vijayawada:
The Kanaka Durga Temple is a famous shrine dedicated to the Goddess Durga is built in Dravidian architecture style.Located in Vijayawada district. The temple is surrounded by the hills of Inrakeeladri, right along the banks of The temple finds mention in many sacred texts and Vedic literature as well and is a revered temple among devotees and followers.