Jatara is the main festival celebrated on “Kotha Amavasya” before Ugadi. The jatara is a yearly festival which falls on March or April. Other festivals like Diwali, Makara Sankranti, Vinayaka Chaturthi, Sri Devi navaratrulu is also celebrated in this temple. Sri Nookambika Ammavaru Temple or Sri Nookallamma Ammavaaru Temple is a famous Gramadevata temple located in Gavarapalem village in Anakapally, Visakhapatnam. The presiding deity is Nookambika ammavaru (sakthi) in this temple. This an ancient temple in Visakhapatnam.
Anakapalle Sri Nookambica Temple Timings: 5.30 am to 12.00 Noon and 4.00 pm to 8.00 pm.
Accommodation at Anakapalle Sri Nookambica Temple:
1) Sri Nookambica Complex 8 Rooms are available. Boarding times 6.00 A.M to 6.00 P.M Each Rs.200/-
2) Sri Anagadevi Complex 13 Rooms are available. Boarding times 6.00 A.M to 6.00 P.M Each Rs.200/-
3) Sri Kakathamba Complex (Dining Hall type 10 Rooms available. Boarding times 6.00 A.M to 6.00 P.M Each Rs.200/-
4) Sri Pothu Raju Complex (Dining Hall type 9 Rooms available. Boarding times 6.00 A.M to 6.00 P.M Each Rs.150/-
5) Kalyanamandapam at Ground Floor Per day Rs.1500/-
6) Kalyanamandapam at Floor 1st Floor Per day Rs.1500/-
Temples near Anakapalle Nookambica Temple:
1) Sri Satynarayana Swamy Temple, Satyanarayanapuram, 4 km.
2) Bojaanna konda, Thummapala 6 km.
3) Sri Sahasrakshi Meru Temple, Devipuram 15 km.
4) Sri Dharmalingeswara Swamy temple, Darapalem, Panchadrala, 25 km.
5) Sri Varaha Lakshmi Narayana Swamy Devasthanam, Simhachalam, 35 km.
6) Sri Kanaka Mahalakshmi ammavari Devasthanam, Burujupeta, 45 km.
7) Sri Satynarayana Swamy Temple, Sandhill, Visakhapatnam, 46 km.
8) Sri Swayambhu Vigneswara Swamy temple, Chodavaram 20 km.
9) Sri Kasivisweswara Swamy Temple, Anakapalli, 2 km.
Devotees who wish to donate can donate Rs. 1,116/- or more through Demand Draft (DD), Cheque, Money Order (M.O) in favour of the Below address.
The Executive Officer,
Sri Nookambica Ammavari Devasthanam,
Sri Nookambica Ammavari Temple,
Andhra Pradesh – 531002.
Cell No. 9491000713.
Office Number:08924 – 226823, 226824.