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PITHAPURAM - DEVI PURUHUTIKA AALAYAM

This is yet another famous Sakti-Peetha, that the state of Andhra Pradesh is blessed with. Though this is forming an integral pat of Sivaalaya, the Mother is installed in a separate, independent shrine. But small in size. The granie icon of archamurti about four feet in height, and is set up on an elegant Vedika. It is in standing posture and faces north, lying a little further to the Kukkuteswara Swamy linga facing south. Draped in rustling silks and beautified with glittering gold jewels along wish colourful garlands, the Mother looks exceedingly enchanting and wrings veneration at first sight itself. Agamic puja is offered with due devotional zeal. The periodical festivals celebrated with colour and pageantry lure huge crowds. A visit to Pithapuram acquaints us with many more details about this Sakita pitha of eternal significance. It is a moderate town in the east Godwari distinct of Andhra Pradesh.

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