Alampur Jogulamba Devi Temple - History, Attractions, Timings and Photos


Alampur Jogulamba Devi Temple:


Alampur Jogulamba Devi Temple in Jogulamba Gadwal district is one of the famous 18 Shakti Peethas in India.The Jogamba orYogamba (Jogulamba)temple is present at the union of two sacred Hindu rivers Krishna and Tungabhadra.

Alampur Jogulamba Temple

Many devotees consider Alamapur as Dakshina Kailasam (Dakshina Kasi) or Sangama Kshetram. Alampur temple is located inin the state of Telangana, India.

Alampur town is at a distance of just 28 km fromKurnool city. It is believed that the upper jaw with tooth of Devi fell here at this place.

Sri Jogulamba Devi Shaktipeeth Temple - Alampur

Alampur Jogulamba is considered the Shakti of Bala Brahmeswara Swamy and the actual construction of the temple dates back to 6th century.

The temple architecture is wonderful and the place is surrounded by Nallamala hills.

Sri Jogulamba Devi Temple at Alampur - Kurnool City

Godess Jogulamba is also known as Gruha Chandi is present in sitting posture and devotees can observe Lizard, skull, Bat and Scorpion adorned in her hair at the time puja aarti.

This is an ancient hindu temple which was completely knocked down during the Muslim invasions in the 14th century. Alampur Jogulamba Temple is renovated and reconstructed recently in the year 2005.

Jogulamba Temple Shakthipeetham

Jogulamba Temple and Brahmeshwara Temple are the predominant deities at the Alampur Temple.Alampur temple town is present on the left bank of sacredTungabhadra river.

Alampur Navabramha Temple:


Alampur is also famous for Navabrahma Temples.

There are 9 Nava Brahma Temples dedicated to Lord Siva of which only Bala Brahma temple is completely opened for the visitors.

Also, spare some time to visit the Museum and discover the 6th century artifacts.

Temples dedicated to Lord Brahma is very rare in this country and Alampur stands out as a popular pilgrim centre in south India. This is the place where Brahma performed a great penance for many years and pleased Lord Shiva, who granted him the power of Creating this Universe.

Lord Brahma, the creator of the Universe, is worshipped at Alampur in his nine aspects, as

  1. Taraka Brahma Temple
  2. Swarga Bramha Temple
  3. Padma Brahma Temple
  4. Bala Brahma Temple
  5. Vishwa Brahma Temple
  6. Garuda Brahma Temple
  7. Kumara Brahma Temple
  8. Arka Brahma Temple
  9. Vira Brahma Temple

Alampur Temple Distance:


Jogulamba Devi Temple at Alampur

Alampur Temple is a famous Hindu Temple present in Jogulamba Gadwal district, Telengana State, India.

The temple is located at a distance of 28 km from Kurnool city in Andhra Pradesh, 90 km from Mahabubnagar, 213 km from Hyderabad, 365 km from Tirupati, 478 km from Vijayawada.

How to Reach Alampur Jogulamba Temple:


By Bus

NH7 is the nearest highway passing close to this village and you can easily get down at Alampur Cross Roads and hire a taxi/auto or bus to reach the temple, which is located roughly at a distance of around 15 km.

APSRTC run frequent buses from Kurnool to Alampur Temple village.

Sri Jogulamba Devi Temple at Alampur

By Train

The nearest railway station is present at Jogulamba Halt, but not many trains halt here.
  1. Sri Bala Brahmeswara Jogulamba Halt Railway Station [SBBJ - 12 kms]
  2. Alampur Road Railway Station [ALPR - 10 kms]
  3. Kurnool Railway Station [KRNT - 27.5 km]

By Flight

Rajiv Gandhi International Airport [202 km] is the nearby airport to reach Alampur Jogulamba temple.

Nearby Tourist Attractions:

  1. Yaganti
  2. Mahanandi Temple
  3. Srisailam
  4. Kurnool Shirdi Sai Baba Temple
Another popular tourist place near Alampur is Pillalamarri Banyan Tree inMahbubnagar district. Pillalamarri roughly translates to 'Children’s Banyan'. It is around 130 km from Alampur.

Here are some beautiful snaps of Sri Jogulamba Devi Temple in Alampur.

Sri Jogulamba Devi Temple at Alampur - Kurnool City

Alampur Jogulamba Temple Darshan Timings



The temple is open for the visitors in the following timings:

Morning Afternoon
07:00 AM to 01:00 PM 02:00 PM to 08:30 PM

Sri Jogulamba Devi Shaktipeeth Temple - Alampur temple timings

Sri Jogulamba Devi Shaktipeeth Temple - Alampur

Alampur Temple

Best Time to Visit Alampur Temple:


Next time when you visit Alampur, do visit all these famous nine temples in Alampur village.

Most of the pilgrims visit Jogulamba temple in the month of February and March. Maha Shivarathri is celebrated with great fervor.

Sri Jogulamba Devi Temple

Jogulamba Devi Temple Alampur Temple

Jogulamba Devi Temple at Alampur

alampur jogulamba temple photos

Accommodation Facility at Alampur:


There are very little accommodation facilities available at Alampur Jogulamba temple.

MAHA SHAKTI PEETA -JOGULAMBA DEVI photo

R&B Guest House present at the location is normally given to VIPs, if these houses are vacant, then only they are allotted to the normal tourists on rent basis.

Pilgrims can stay at Kurnool, where many lodges are present offering good food and accommodation facility.

alampur jogulamba temple

Alampur Jogulamba Temple Route Map:



Author Note:


Sri Jogulamba Devi Temple at Alampur

Finally, If you get a chance to come across this place in near future, then don't forget to visit this ancient holy temple in Alampur, which is the main purpose or goal of writing this post.

You are a good reader and spent your valuable time going through this post ignoring minor mistakes (if any written by me).

Share this post and let others know about this ancient temple. Fill your golden opinions and thoughts about Alampur Jogulamba Temple Photosin the comments section.

16 comments:

  1. Dear Ramu
    Thank you for preparing and posting this in net for others help. From your summary, it is exactly what we (new people who is planning to visit this place) need.
    You make it easy to write your own letters. Explained step-by-step how experts write perfect articles. Please continue and help other writing articles

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  2. Thanks for your reply Srinivasa Rao. Keep reading other posts and encourage us to write better articles in future.

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  3. Good pics n info.... thanx

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  4. Any body interested I am going tomorrow

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  5. Thankq Ramu for this information. It is very helpful for the people who visit the temple 1st time

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  6. Good information , Thank You

    venu

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  7. Thanks very much,very useful information.keep writing.

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  8. Thanks for useful information.. keep going....

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  9. hats to your sincerity and effort. the information is sufficient for any one to travel and visit jogulamba temple.

    R.L.RAO

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  10. S it's very useful first visitors are very helpful this route information

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  11. Sir, This is the first time I am planning to visit singly to Jogulamba temple by Tungabadra express on 28/01/2017 from Hyd and return to Hyd on the same day, is it possible!! Is there any local transportation from Jogulamba Halt railway station to Jogulamba temple by road. Exactly how much time is required to visit all the nine temples in the alampur village as well as Jogulamba main temple with peace of mind. Please throw some light and advise me.
    Thanks and regards,
    G.Chandra Shekhar

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    1. Hi Chandra,

      Of the 9 Nava Brahma temples mentioned here, only Bala Brahma Temple is open for the visitors. ALampur is a very small town and you’ll do better on foot. Jogulamba Temple can be covered in a single day. Happy Journey.

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  12. very informative . well writtern

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