Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple

#4 of 12 things to do in Srisailam

Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple is reputed to be one of the most ancient kshetras in India. The shrine is one among the 12 Jyotirlinga Temples located in the middle of Nallamala Hills surrounded by dense forest. The unique feature of this kshetra is the combination of Jyothirlingam and Mahasakthi in one campus, which is very rare. Here Lord Shiva is worshipped as Mallikarjuna Swamy and represented in lingam form. The temple is a shell like structure that faces towards the east enshrines Lord Mallikarjuna. It has been a popular centre of Saivite pilgrimage for centuries.

 

 

Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple Photos

Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple  tour
Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple  tour
Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple  tour
Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple  tour
Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple  tour
Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple  tour
Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple  tour
Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple  tour