Kotipalli, which is in Ramachandra - puram Taluk of East Godavari
District, is famous as the seat of an ancient temple where Lord Siva is worshipped as Sri
Someswaraswamy. The Goddess is Sri Rajarajeswari Ammavaru. The old Rajahs of Vijayanagar
are the hereditary trustees of this temple also along with those of Simhachalam.
Kotipalli is situated on the banks of the sacred Godavari at a
point where it joins the sea. It can be reached from Kakinada stations on buses ply to
Author : Shri N.Ramesan