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Srimukhalingam - Lord Shiva Temple

Srimukhalingam temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, known as Sri Mukha Lingeswara Swamy, housing 3 Ancient Temples at one Location. The Trinity of Madhukeswara, Someswara and Bheemeswara Temples are a testimony to the Magnificent architectural skills of Kalinga Kings. Sri Mukhalingam, which is on the banks of River Vamsadhara, was the capital of Kalinga Ganga Kings for over 600 years. It is under the protection of Central Archeological Department (ASI).

Srimukhalingam Temple Images

Pilgrim Attractions

  • Ancient temple constructed between 9th and 11th Centuries in it's prestine form
  • The Trinity of Madhukeswara, Someswara and Bheemeswara Temples
  • The Lingam is formed by the trunk of Madhuca tree with a naturally carved face
  • Architecture grandeur of red stone sculpture
  • On the banks of beautiful river Vamsadhara
  • protected by Central Archeological Department

Where is Srimukhalingam

SriMukhalingam village is located in Jalumuru Mandal, Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh state, India - 532428.

How to Reach

Srimukhalingam is a small village remotely located in Srikakulam district.

  • Nearest Town: Srikakulam - 48km
  • Distance From: Visakhapatnam - 167 km, Bhuvaneshwar - 316 km, Vijayawada - 493 km
  • Nearest Airport: Visakhapatnam
  • Nearest Bus Station: Srikakulam
  • Nearest Railway Station: Srikakulam road (9km from Srikakulam town), on Vizag - Bhuvaneshwar line
  • Transport:

    Srikakulam → Take Rana road at Narasannapeta → Take Budithi road at Challapet Junction → Budithi → Srimukhalingam.

    RTC buses run between Srimukhalingam and Srikakulam for every one hour.

Where to Stay

Budget hotels available at Srikakulam. Visakhapatnam is the nearest city for luxury hotels

Visiting Places near Srimukhalingam