Tirupambupuram Dakshina Kalahasti Shiva Temple

This is a very ancient Shiva temple located near Mayavaram. The name of the village Thirupambupuram means "Town of the Holy Snake". There is an ancient tree inside the temple which is said to be thousands of year old.

Dakshina Kalahasti Shiva Temple View

Dakshina Kalahasti Shiva Temple View

Lord in Dakshina Kalahasti Shiva Temple

Lord in Dakshina Kalahasti Shiva Temple

Adhi sesha with shiva linga under the tree

Adhi sesha with shiva linga under the tree

Holy Snake in Dakshina Kalahasti Shiva Temple

Holy Snake in Dakshina Kalahasti Shiva Temple

Dakshina Kalahasti Shiva Temple premises

Dakshina Kalahasti Shiva Temple premises

There have been many instances in this temple where real snakes have come and slept on top of the Shiva Linga. The temple authorities still have some of the skin which the snakes had left behind.

Specialty:

Rahu and Ketu are seen in a single idol in this temple. Due to this, the temple is known for its Kala Sarpa Dosha Pujas.

 

Address

  • Tirupambupuram Dakshina Kalahasti Shiva Temple
    Thirupampuram

    Thirupampuram, Tamil Nadu - 609501

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