Sri Durga Malleswara

Devotees invited for Dasara fete in AP

Addressing the media, the EO said elaborate arrangements are being made for the grand celebration atop Indrakeeladri and stated that more than 80 percent of the works were completed by Friday.

published on : 24th September 2022

SDMSD authorities schedule out ten-day Dasara fest in Vijaywada

CM to visit temple on October 2 and present traditional clothes on behalf of state govt

published on : 9th September 2022

Kanaka Durga ghat road closed for three days in wake of rockfall mitigation works

The officials had earlier erected a metal fence around the hill to prevent landslides during the rainy season.

published on : 8th August 2022

Sravana masam celebrations kick off

The Kanaka Durga temple authorities have made elaborate arrangements for the rituals to be performed throughout the period

published on : 30th July 2022

Veggies, fruits adorn Vijayawada's Kanaka Durga temple as fete begins

The three-day annual Shakambari festivities started on a grand note at Sri Durga Malleswara Swamy Varla Devasthanams (SDMSD) atop Indrakeeladri on Monday.

published on : 12th July 2022

Sri Durga temple's solar plant ready for launch, likely to save one crore electricity expenses

Unit expected to help temple save Rs 1 crore, generate 16 lakh units of renewable power annually.

published on : 11th July 2022

Shakambari fete at Durga temple to be celebrated from July 11

Authorities of Sri Durga Malleswara Swamy Varla Devasthanam (SDMSD) atop Indrakeeladri said the annual Shakambari festivities will be celebrated from July 11 to 13.

published on : 10th July 2022

Sri Durga Malleswara temple premises now a tobacco-free zone

Rs 200 penalty to be imposed on those who use tobacco products on temple premises 

published on : 26th June 2022

Durga temple employee suspended for second time for committing alleged irregularities in auction

According to the Kanaka Durga temple officials, the recent audit conducted by the endowments department found a shortage of 77 sarees offered by the devotees in 2019-20.

published on : 26th June 2022

Durgamma Puja in 10 temples in America

A team of four priests, led by the temple Vedic committee head Shankar Shandilya, reached San Francisco on Thursday along with idols and ornaments of the presiding deity, Kanaka Durga. 

published on : 27th May 2022

Kanaka Durga temple theft: Vijayawada police arrest attender

While counting the offerings and donations of devotees, the accused took a break, went to the restroom and hid a packet of gold ornaments and Rs 4,000 cash inside a commode.

published on : 15th May 2022

Vijayawada police arrest security employee in Kanaka Durga temple theft case

According to sources, a private security employee working on the same floor allegedly committed the crime and hid the ornaments in the bathroom to avoid being caught during a security check.

published on : 14th May 2022

Chaitra masa mega fete begins at Durga temple

The festivities started around 8 am with Pasupu Utsavam, where the EO joined devotees to grind turmeric in a rice pounder.

published on : 13th April 2022

Outsourcing workers terminated for celebrating birthday on temple premises

The incident happened on Wednesday midnight when the sanitation employees celebrated the birthday of the supervisor after the temple closed for darshan. 

published on : 28th March 2022

Surge in devotee footfall at Kanaka Durga temple

Temple authorities set up shelter for devotees atop Indrakeeladri

published on : 15th March 2022