Laxmi Chennakesava Swamy Temple


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Distance (From Nagarjuna Sagar): 55 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 3 Hours

Place Location: On SH1 After Macherla

Transportation Options: Bus / Cab

Travel Tips: None

At a distance of 55 Kms from Nagarjuna Sagar (on SH1 after Macherla), Laxmi Chennakesava Swamy Temple is a famous 13th century temple dedicate to Sri Venkateswaram (an incarnation of Lord Vishnu) located in Karampudi village of Guntur district.

This historical temple was built by king Brahmanayudu of Palnadu. The main gopuram is 60 feet tall with several carvings.

Weapons used during the Palnadu war are carefully preserved here. An annual festival to commemorate the memories of the heroes of that war attracts visitors from all over the region.