Sri Lakshmi Chennakesava Swamy Temple Gangapuram Mahabubnagar

Gangapuram Lakshmi Chennakesava Swamy TempleGangapuram Temple is a famous Lord Kesava Swamy Temple in Sourthern India. It exists in Mahabubnagar district in Telangana state. The temple is located about 5 kms from Jadcherla towards Kalwakurthy. Chalukya kings of Badami brought fame to the temple. Sri Thrailokya Malla Someswarudu, the Chalukya King of Kalyani built the Kesava Swamy temple between 1042 A.D. and 1063 A.D. Then onwards this place is known as Kesavapuram. The earlier names of this place were Mayapuram, Mathsyapuram and Dhurithapuram etc. The sculpture of this temple is worth seeing and has become the topic for research amongst scholars. Evidences of the existence of Jaina Kalamukha and Shaiva religions and their spread here is also present. The annual festival of the temple is celebrated on Radhasapthami in a grand manner. People participate in this with pleasure and devotion. People come in large scale to attend the celebrations.

Chennakeshava Temple Timings :
5:30 am to 12:30 pm and 4:00 am to 7:30 pm

Temple Address:
Lakshmi Chennakesava Swamy Temple Gangapuram

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