The Swayambhu Chennakesava Swamy Temple contains garbhagriha and antarala which is connected with 28 pillared mandapa. It has two entrances from north side and south side. The height of the elevation was nearly 50 to 60 feet from road. This temple is situated in the flat top of the elevation. The people used to call this chennakesava swamy as Chandrayangutta.
The Chennakesava Swamy Murthy temple was sculpture on a boulder with ornaments. On the door jambs of the garbhagriha, vaishnavite dwarapalsa. The jaya and vijaya are sculpture. There is a lintel portion of antaral. We can see the sculpture images of sheshasai Vishnu, Sankacharka and Vaishnavite with great skills and finesse. The temple was built on 18th century A.D. during the post vijayanagara period.
How to Reach:
From Mahatma Gandhi Bus stop you can reach this temple and there is a road which is leading to srisailam in Chandrayangutta (v), of Bandlaguda (M), Hyderabad. The Hyderabad city is well connected from different parts of India by road ways, railways and air ways.
Sub-shrines in the Temple:
Ramalingeswara Swamy Temple, Andal Temple, Alvars Temple, village deities and Sri Anjaneya Swamy with four arms, towards north direction on the hill.
Temple Timings: 6.00 am to 12.00 pm and 4.00 pm to 8.00 pm.
Special Poojas and Festivals in the Temple:
Regular poojas, archanas and ashtottharas, special poojas are also performed on all festival and other occasions. From near by villages large number of devotees visit this temples on occasions like Pausha Putrada Ekadashi, Makar Sankranti, Paush Purnima, Sakat Chauth, Shattila Ekadashi, Mauni Amavas, Vasant Panchami, Ratha Saptami, Bhishma Ashtami, Jaya Ekadashi, Kumbha Sankranti, Magha Purnima, Vijaya Ekadashi, Maha Shivaratri, Amalaki Ekadashi, Meena Sankranti, Holi, Holika Dahan, Rangwali Holi, Basoda, Sheetala Ashtami, Papmochani Ekadashi, Chaitra Navratri, Gudi Padwa, Ugadi, Gauri Puja, Gangaur, Yamuna Chhath, Rama Navami, Kamada Ekadashi, Solar New Year, Mesha Sankranti, Hanuman Jayanti, and Chandra Grahanam and many other pujas.
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