Sri Sahasrakshi Rajarajeswari Devi Temple Devipuram,History, Timings, Sevas and Poojas

Devipuram Temple

Shri Sahasrakshi Meru temple is located in Devipuram village at Andhra Pradesh. This Sahasrakshi Meru temple is also called as Devipuram temple. This temple is known for healing chakra and Shakti blesses with all boons

About Sahasrakshi Meru temple:

This is the very famous temple with height 54 feet and 108 feet as the base. The structure of this temple was built Sri Meru Yantra shape. Here Goddess Parvathi worshiped as Goddess Sahasrakshi. The founder of the temple is Dr.N.Prahalada Sastry (Professor of a university and nuclear physicist)

There are 2 other temples situated on hills adjacent to Goddess Sahasrakshi temple one of Kamakhya Peetham and a second one is Sivalayam. Prahalada Sastry has the successful 23 years career with Tata Company and state to work on Devipuram temple.

Devipuram Temple

History of Devipuram temple:

This temple is built with 3 different stories and based on a shape of Shri Meru Yantra. This temple is mainly based on Shri Chakra means 3-dimensional projections. This temple belongs to Shakta school of Hinduism. Here Sahasrakshi means goddess who has thousand infinite eyes.

According to the Devipuram official history, Devi Yajna was approached with his Putrevu family for temple construction. Guruji was looking for land for Devi temple. In the vicinity of donated land, there was small hill rock where he spent time for meditation. One day while he doing the meditation he experienced himself on Peetam and 4 other performed home with flames. A final round of the ritual he felt that heavy object is placed on his heart.

After Guruji waking up from meditation state he found dig the site then he found Shri Chakra Maha Meru made of Panchaloha. Late it discovered that yagna had been performed in that area more than 250 years ago Later Guruji has some visions of Devi like 16 years old girl. And he constructed Kamakhya Peetham and Siva temple on peak

Devipuram Temple

Sahasrakshi Meru temple Speciality:

  • Temple was built in the shape of Sri Chakra which indicates the ancient Tantric Shakta worship
  • Here Lord Shiva worshipped as Kameshwara and his wife Goddess Parvathi as Sahasrakshi Meru
  • Devotees need to walk inward and upward to reach the main temple and pass more than 100 life-sized murthis of various forms of Shakthi
  • This is the temple which allows the devotees to perform rituals to deity regardless of their gender
  • The remaining locations of murthis of temple mapped in special pooja called Navavarana Puja, Sri Devi Khadgamala Stotram forming the temple layout

Sahasrakshi Meru temple opening timings:

Temple open all days of the week from morning 7 AM to Evening 06:30 PM

Pooja timings:

Morning: 9 AM to 2 PM and Evening: 3 PM to 5 PM

Main festivals celebrated in a temple:

Navarathiri and Vijayadashami (Dasara festival) are the 2 main festivals which celebrated in the temple

How to Reach:

By Road: Number of buses is available from major places of Andhra Pradesh to reach Devipuram temple

By Rail: The nearest railway station is Simhachalam railway station that situated 25 km from the temple

By Air: Visakhapatnam airport is the nearest airport that located 22 km to temple

Nearby Temples:

  • Matyalingeswara Temple
  • Ugra Narasimha Temple
  • Dharmalingeswar Temple
  • Kalabhairava Temple
  • Simhachalam Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple
  • Tripurasundari temple


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Temple address:

  • Devipuram temple, via Ammulapalem P.O, Anakapalle, Andhra Pradesh 531001

Phone number: +91 94408 45333, +91 95532 55583

Landline: 089 2424 8079, 089 2424 8080

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