Sunday, 5 October 2014

Sri Chennakesavaswami Temple, Tallapaka


Sri Chennakesavaswami Temple, Tallapaka

Sri Annamacharya's birth place Tallapaka is also famous for lord Sri Chennakesavaswami.
Sri Chennakesavaswami Temple is located in Tallapaka village at a distance of 100 km from Tiurpati which is the birth place of Sri Annamacharya, the Sankeertana Acharyulu who was born to Sri Narayanasuri and Lakkamamba.
According to legend, the temple was constructed and administered by the Matti Rajas about 1000 years ago.

The sub-temples of Sri Chennakesavaswami Temple are:

Sri Kamakshi Sameta Sri Siddeswaraswami Temple
Sri Gopalaswami Sameta Chakrathalwar Temple

Brahmotsavam is conducted every year during Sri Chennakesavaswami and Sri Kamakshi Sameta Sri Siddeswaraswami. Annamacharya Jayanthi and Vardhanti Utsavams are conducted every year.