Kurnool is a beautiful district in Andhra Pradesh. The district have numerous temples and monuments . The world famous pilgrim spot ‘ manthralaym’ is a part of this district . Ahobilam is another pilgrim spot. Here you can see three ancient temples . This district is also blessed with nature. Nallamali forest , a beautiful landscape is a part of kurnool. The historically important places such as manthralaaym, srisailam, mahanandi etc are also in this district.
It is about 360 km away from Hyderabad and 74 km from Nandhyal. The place is also know by the name ‘singavel kundram’ . here you can see an ancient temple , it is dedicated to lord narasimha. , a variation of lord Vishnu.
Alamapuram is located on the banks of river Thungabadra. The temple here is known by the name Nava Brahma. The temple reflects Chalukyas architecture.
It is about 320 km away from hyderabad city. The temple here is dedicated to Mahanandeswra., a form of lord siva. Mahanandi is the divine bull of lord siva. Five water springs can be seen near to this temple.
Manthralayam is a sacred place located on the banks of river thungabadra. It is a part of kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh . The famous saint Ragavendra spent his last days here. The mortal remains of him are kept here . A lot of devotees following the life of saint Ragavendra.
How to reach Manthralayam ?
Manthralayam is well connected by roads. Buses are available from major cities. The nearest railway station is at Manthralayam road about 15 km away .
Srisailam is a famous pilgrim spot located in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh. It is about 232 km away from Hyderabad city. Srisailam is an ancient city situated on the banks of river Krishna. The temple here is dedicated to lord siva. The Siva linga here is named among 12 jothirlingas in India. Goddess mahakali is also seated in this temple.
Another attraction in srisailam is srisailam wildlife sanctuary. A rare species of animals and plants are seen here.