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Pushpagiri Overview

Ranked 6 of 22 sightseeing in Cuddapah

Pushpagiri is regarded as a sacred region of the state due to the presence of many temples and places of pilgrimage. The site is also known by the name of Second Hampi and supports the faith among the two groups of the Hindu religion, the Saivas and the Vaishnavas. Among their own group, the Saivas called this site Madhya Kailasam while the Vaishnavas titled it as Madhya Ahobilam.

Pushpagiri is the only region in the state of Andhra Pradesh to have the holy peetham of Sankaracharya. Out of all the temples in Pushpagiri, Chennakesava Swamy Temple is the largest and is visited by devotees as well as tourists.

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  • Best Time: During DayLength of visit: More than 3hrs
  • Length of visit: 2-3hrsBest Time: During Day
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Pawankalyan Gk

Pawankalyan Gk4.3/5

250 reviews

There's a telescope on the mountain

It is good trucking place .it is about 8kms from cuddapah busstand. we can see this small trucking mountain is well maintained by government of india. no entry fee . one telescope is present at the top of mountain to view city.Ifinally advice travellers to visit this place as soon as possible .

Raghava Kaipa

Raghava Kaipa5.0/5

2 reviews

Good place for pilgrimage

good place to visit and has beautiful loacation surroundings have surrounded by mountains,penna river is flowing beside the temple .place called as 'dhakshina kaashi'.hstorical place to visit and have a lot of monuments and place have some important history........