Narayanavanam

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Distance (From Tirupati Railway Station): 38 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 2 Hours

Transportation Options: Bus / Cab

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At a distance of 38 Kms from Tirupati, Narayanavanam is famous fro Sri Kalyana Venkateswara Swami Temple. This is the place where Lord Venkateswara got married to Sri Padmavathi Devi.

The temple complex also includes separate shrines for Sri Padmavathi Temple, Sri Andal Temple, Sri Sita Rama Lakshmana Temple, and Sri Ranganayakula Temple.

Giri Pradakshina is one of the important festivals conducted during the end of Sankranthi, once a year, with the idols of Sri Parasareswaraswami and Sri Champakavalli Ammavaru, and Sri Agastheeswaraswami and Sri Markathavalli Ammavaru. Navarathri festival and annual Brahmotsavams are celebrated here.

Few other temples of Narayanavanam include Sorakaya Swami temple, Parasareswara Swami temple, Renuka Parameswari temple, Aghastheswar Swami temple, Avanaksh Amma temple, Venugopala Swami Temple, Skanda Pushka Rani, etc.