Telugu movies temple locations
We often see some temples in Telugu movies. We have no idea about exact location. In this post we are sharing Top 5 temples shown in Telugu movies. Top 5 Telugu movies temple locations in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. They are most popular temples in Tollywood movies.
1.Ammapalli SriRama temple(siddula gutta)
3.1000 pillar temple
5. Yaganti temple.
1. Sri KodandaRama Swamy temple, Ammapalli temple Telugu movies temple locations
Location: 5 km from Shamshabad airport, Hyderabad, Telangana.
History: Sri Rama at vanavasa has taken rest here. Sri Rama&Hanuman not met, so he is called as Kodanda Rama. (It’s considered as dandakaranya in Ramayana)
Temple was constructed by Chalukyas. 90 ft Gopuram(7 starred tower)is main attraction. A single black stone sculptured Rama, sita, Lakshmana idols, including makara thoranam are rare&one of 6 idols in all over India(11th century sculpture). Anjaneya idol is placed beside Garuda at dwajasthaba. It’s inspiration for Charminar in Hyderabad.
450 movies shot here. Murari movie temple location & Maryada Ramanna movie temple location
2.Sanghi temple in Telugu movies temple locations
Location: 30 km from Hyderabad,near Ramoji film city,Sanghi.
History: The main god is 9.5 ft Lord Venkateswara. Temple constructed in 1991. Chalukya style architecture. Main door, huge temple complex are main attractions. The temple is on a hillock Paramanand giri& Sanghi industrial group developed it,so called Sanghi temple.There are 150 steps to reach temple.
Timings: 5-8 am & 6-8 pm special darshan
General timings: 8-10.30 am & 4-6 pm.
Things to do: Visit sub temples dedicated to Padmavathi, Ashta lakshmi, Rama, Anjeneya, Shiva, Durga, Ganesha, Karthikeya, Navagraha. They grow holy garden from there they offer leaves&flowers to god. View from hillock is beautiful.
Movies: Telugu movies shot here. Osaravelli,Bommarillu,Katamarayudu
3.1000 pillar temple in Telugu movies temple locations
LOCATION: Warangal, Telangana.
History: Construction-11th century-Rudra Deva period-Chalukya style architecture. Main gods are Lord Vishnu, Rudreshwara swamy(Shiva)&Lord Sun. This temple is finest art of Kakatiyas.
The temple has brilliant architecture with richly carved pillars. A huge black basalt single stone carved Nandi attracts tourists.
Timings:5 am-9 pm
4.Ramappa Temple: Constructed in Ganapathi Deva(Kakatiya rular)period-12th century
Location:70 km from Warangal
History: Ramalingeswara temple name has come from chief sculptor Ramappa. Bricks used here easily float on water. At the entrance Black basalt stone Nandi was main attraction.
Temple was in valley so took 40 years to complete temple.Elaborate carvings line the walls,pillars&ceiling.6 ft high platform surrounds temple named pradakshinapatha is admirable with architectural brilliance.
Timings: 6 am-6 pm
Things to do:Ramappa lake
5. Yaganti :
Location:76km. from kurnool,Andhra pradesh.
History:Lord Siva self manifested as Arthanareswara. He is called Uma maheswara swamy(5th century). Here Nandi grows every year & according to Kalagnanam it moves at the end of Kaliyuga.
Timings:7-11 am & 5-8 pm.
Movies: Akkadiki pothavu chinnavada(Nikhil) Kerala cave temple.
Things to do: Banaganapalli, Belum caves& Mahanandi.