ANNAVARAM, which is situated in the East Godavari District, of Andhra
Pradesh, is famous as the seat of a temple, to the Lord Sri Veera Venkata Satyanarayana-
The name of the Goddess is Ananta- lakshmi Satyavathi Ammavaru.
The Southern Railway and the Grand Northern Trunk Road can reach Annavaram.
The nearest railway station is Annavaram, which is two miles
from the temple. The mail does not stop at Annavaram, and the nearest mail halting
stations are Tuni and Peddapuram, which are at a distance of eleven and sixteen miles
respectively from Annavaram.
There is a regular bus service to this village. Buses running
from Kakinada to Tuni, Rajahmundry to Tuni, and Yele- swaram to Tuni, pass through
Annavaram, touching the foot of the hill where the temple is situated.
The distance from the foot of the hill to the temple is about
four furlongs. From the foot of the hill, to the top o . f the hill, there is a proper
path, well laid out with stone steps.