Sri Kasi Vishweshwara Temple near Sangareddy – Ancient Temples of Telangana

Located at Kalabgoor village, the Sri Kasi Vishweshwara temple is famous for its beautiful architecture. Close to the Sangareddy town in the Medak district, the temple is dedicated to the worship of Lord Shiva.

Located at a distance of 4 kms from Sangareddy old bus station, this temple is one of the ancient temples of Telangana. There are two more important ancient temples located in the same premises: Sri Anantha Padmanabha Swamy Temple and Sri Venugopala Swamy Temple. The temple is also called as Trikootaalayamu because of the presence of three temples. Sri Venugopala Swamy Temple is located on the north side of the temple and believed that this temple is constructed on the water stream flowing from Kasi. Sri Kasi Vishweshwara Temple is on the south.

Sri Kasi Vishweswara Temple

Sri Kasi Vishweswara Temple

There is small area in the Garbhagudi of Sri Venugopala Swamy temple where if you throw a coin, you hear a sound as if you dropped the coin in water.

Adorned with shikharas which resemble a stepped pyramid, the temple is also famous for the various rituals it practices in the traditional styles helping to retain the culture and heritage of Telangana. Devotees throng to the temple to offer their prayers and participate in these rituals.

The temple is dated back to 11th century AD and it is believed that this temple is constructed by the great Kakatiya rulers of Telangana. The architecture of Kasi Vishweshwara temple resembles Thousand Pillars Temple of Warangal.

Rituals and Pujas are conducted daily in these ancient temples. The temples are known for architecture and sculpture beauty. The art shown on the pillars are extra-ordinary and even a small specimen is carved carefully on the pillars.

Sri Kasi Vishweshwara Temple – A Beautiful Specimen of Architectural Excellence of Telangana

Deity in SRI KASI VISHWESHWARA TEMPLE, Kalpagooru

Deity in SRI KASI VISHWESHWARA TEMPLE, Kalpagooru

Location:
-Located in Kalabgoor village which is 4 kms from Sangareedy Old bus stop, near to Manjeera barrage

Distance:
– Distance from Sangareddy is 4 Kms
– Distance from Hyderabad is 61 Kms
– Distance from Medak Town is 71 Kms

How to Reach:
– One can reach Sangareddy using Public Transport. Buses ply frequently from Hyderabad.
– Also one can reach Patancheru and from Patancheru, every 30 min, one can get a bus to Sangareddy.
– There are no buses to Kalabgoor. One has to hire an auto to Kalabgoor from Sangareddy Old Bus station.

Nearby attractions:
Jharasaragam
Medak fort
Kotilingeshwara Temple
Medak Cathedral

Useful Contact Numbers:
– You can get more information about the temple from Sri Gajendra – 9963119637

Image Source:
KASIVISWESWARA TEMPLE, KALPAGOOR, NEAR SANGAREDDY, MEDAK DIST., AP015

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