India

Arasavalli Sun Hindu Temple

Arasavalli
calendarJun 26 2017
Arasavalli Sun Temple is a 7th-century AD Sun Temple at Arasavalli in Andhra Pradesh, India.It is situated in Arasavalli Village at a distance of 1 km east of Srikakulam Town.The temple is extended and re constructed during late 19s (1999) by a devotee belonging to Srikakulam district. His name is Sri Varudu Babji aro. The idols inside the Vimana Gopuram are carved from a single black stone. The Sun God, Dwarapalakas, saints, Chariot, Horses and the Saradhi are the main figures one can see which are included in the single stone inside the main temple.The temple is still being visited today and is one of the most popular tourist attractions in the town.

Monday to Saturday, the temple is open from morning 6.00am to night 8.00pm.
Inside main part is closed from 12.30pm to 1.00pm for puja (Maha Nivedana).
Pradakshina is not allowed from 2.00pm to 3.30pm and Garbha gudi is closed in this time.
Sundays, temple is open from morning 6.00am to 8.30pm.

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Sri Suryanarayana Swamy Vari Devasthanam, Arasavalli, Srikakulam, Andhra Pradesh (India).