Famous Temples In Nellore

Nellore is considered as one of the most important tourist spots of Andhra pradesh .Visiting nellore can have a glimpse of the rich history and hertiage of andhrapradesh .The ancient temples in nellore which stills attracts pilgrims from all over India.
Famous Temples In Nellore

Ranganatha Temple, Nellore
 Sri Ranganthaswami Temple

 Sri Ranganthaswami Temple in Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Ranganatha a resting form of Lord Vishnu. This temple, also called Talpagiri Ranganathaswami temple or Ranganayakulu is one of the oldest temples in Nellore. It is located on the banks of the Penna River and is believed to have been constructed in the 12th century. Just before the main entrance of the temple is a huge tower, called Gaaligopuram, which literally means "wind tower". This tower is approximately 70 feet high and has 10 feet of gold plated vessels on top of it, called kalashams. Every year during the month of March–April (which varies according to the Indian calendar) a grand festival is celebrated. These are called Brahmotsavam.


Jonnawada Kamakshi
Jonnawada Kamakshi is a famous temple and is dedicated to goddess kamakshi and sri Mallikarjuna Swamy,one of the variations of shakti, is situated on the banks of Penna River, 12km from the heart of nellore city.

Narasimha Konda
Narasimha Konda

Sri Vedagiri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple or Narasimha Konda is one of the must-see holy destination for pilgrims visiting Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh State in India.
The temple is present on the banks of Penna river (Pinakini or Penneru) and is dedicated to Swayambhu Lord Narasimha Swamy (Fourth incarnation of Lord Vishnu).
The Godess here in Narasimha Konda is called as Chenchu Lakshmi.