Pournami lights up festive spirit in Vijayawada

Hundreds of devotees take holy dip in River Krishna & throng Lord Shiva temples in the city

published on : 19th November 2021

Koti Deepotsavam today at Kanaka Durga temple

Giri Pradakshina will commence at around 6 pm on Friday, says EO

published on : 18th November 2021

Conferment of Bhavani Deeksha begins

Five-day process for Mandala Deeksha ends on Nov 19; deeksha viramana will be held from December 25 to 29

published on : 16th November 2021

Prayers offered to cows atop Indrakeeladri on Gopashtami

According to Hindu mythology, on this day, Lord Krishna and his elder brother Lord Balrama took the cows to graze for the first time in Vrindavan.

published on : 13th November 2021

30,000 offer prayers at Andhra's Kanaka Durga hill shrine

Devotees were allowed to have darshan of the deity, who was adorned in the avatar of Sri Annapurna Devi from 5 am to 12 noon.

published on : 12th October 2021

More than 40,000 devotees throng Andhra's Indrakeeladri for Dasara festivities

The temple has received an income of Rs 30 lakh through the sale of tickets, prasadam, other services.

published on : 11th October 2021

Dasara festival  at Indrakeeladri begins today

Endowments Min reviews arrangements, urges officials to ensure basic amenities

published on : 7th October 2021

Durga temple fete from Oct 7, only 10,000 devotees to be allowed for darshan a day

Later, the festival coordination committee meeting was held, where it was decided to restrict the number of devotees to 10,000 a day for darshan.

published on : 24th September 2021

Several devotees offer prayers at Indrakeeladri

Temple board chairman Paila Somi Naidu and others attended as chief guests and took the blessings of the deity.

published on : 28th August 2021

Construction of kitchen begins at Vijayawada's Durga temple 

The potu was shifted to another building near the foothills of Indrakeeladri hill after the demolition Bhavani Deeksha Mandapam as a part of temple development plans two years ago. 

published on : 19th August 2021

‘Where were you when temples demolished?’, Andhra Minister asks BJP state chief

Endowments Minister Velampalli Srinivasa Rao reminded Somu that the then Endowments Minister P Manikayala Rao, who is from the BJP, failed to stop the demolitions though several people objected.

published on : 25th July 2021

Traffic on Vijayawada's Durga temple ghat road blocked for landslide fear 

On Friday, July 23, 2021, temple executive engineer DV Bhaskar Rao gave instructions to all employees to divert the vehicular traffic via Kanaka Durga Nagar. 

published on : 24th July 2021

Devotees from Telangana offer Golden Bonam to Kanaka Durga 

The Mahankali temple committee members and artists from Telangana performed Ganga Teppa Puja at Durga ghat and took out a procession from the Brahmin Street to the temple premises.

published on : 19th July 2021