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Temples & Legends of Andhra Pradesh
Index of Andhra Pradesh

Kulapati's Preface

Author - Shri. N . Ramesan On Temples
Srisailam

Ahobalam

Alampur Lepakshi
Tadpatri Mahanandi
Tirupati Kalahasti
Chezerla

Amaravati

Mangalagiri Vijayawada
Akiripalli Draksharama
Kotipalli Annavaram
Simhachalam Arasavalli
Srikurmam Bhadrachalam
Yadagiri Vemulavada
Dharmapuri
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KALAHASTI

Thinking that the elephant was spoiling- the sanctity of the Linga, the serpent got into its trunk. The elephant unable to resist the pain dashed its trunk against the Lingam, thereby crushing the serpent and the Spider, and itself being unable to bear the pain it also died on the spot. Lord Siva gave Mukti to all the above three, being satisfied with their devotion, and hence it is that the Kshetra is called Sri Kalahasti. The Linga contains in it traces of these three also.

 

 

 

 

 

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