Sri Vedanarayana swamy temple, Nagalapuram in Chittoor district is a popular Vaishnava temple which is 57 Kms away from Dollars Grand Club. Every year, the Sun provides a visual feast to the devotees during the ‘Surya Puja’.
Call it an astronomical marvel or whatever, the sun rays touch the presiding deity of Lord Vedanarayana Swamy situated in the sanctum sanctorum only on these three days. During Three days of the Surya Puja, the sun’s rays fall on the main diety from 6 to 6:15 pm. On the first day, the sun’s ray fall on the feet, the second day on the chest and the third day on the Lord’s forehead.
Sri Kalyana Venkateswara swamy Temple is an ancient Hindu Vaishnavite temple located at Srinivasamangapuram which is 20 kms from Dollars Grand Club. The temple is dedicated to Lord Venkateswara a form of Vishnu and is referred to as Kalyana Venkateswara.
The temple is categorized as an Ancient monument of National importance by Archaeological survey of India. It is one of the centrally protected monuments of national importance.
This place is believed to have been the resting place for Lord Sri Venkateswara during his voyage to Tirumala. It is located 15 kms away from Dollars Grand Club. Lord Venkateswara also bestowed blessings on Sri Siddeshwara and other sages here after his marriage with Sri Padmavathi Amma varu.
The Abhishekam that takes place every Friday in this temple is very famous. The temple also has the shrines of Sri Andal, Goddess Padmavathi and Anjaneya Swamy Temple.
Sri Bhu Sametha Prasanna Venkateswara Swamy Temple Thondamanadu , Temple was built by Thondaman Chakravarthy. The brother of Akasaraja. Thondaman ruling Thondamanadu Mandal to the expectations of the people and constructed several Temple.
It is located 30 kms away from Dollars Grand Club. Lord here can be seen in Abhaya Hastha posture, indicating that the Lord will come to the rescue of the devotees. No where we can find Lord in seating posting with Sri Devi and Bhu Devi and in Abhaya Hastha Posture.
It is located 10 Kms away from Dollars Grand Club.
Srikalahasti Temple is located in the town of Srikalahasti, in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India. It is one of the most famous Shiva temples in South India, and is said to be the site where Kannappa was ready to offer both his eyes to cover blood flowing from the Siva linga before the Lord Siva stopped him and granted him mukti.
Sri Kalahasti is famous for rahu kethu sarpa dosha nivarana puja performing this puja during Rahu kalam is considered to be very auspicious
Kapila Theertham is a famous Saivite Temple and Theertham, located at Tirupati in the Chittoor District of Andhra Pradesh, India. It is located 15 kms away from Dollars Grand Club. The idol is believed to be installed by Kapila Muni and hence Lord Siva here is referred to as Kapileswara.
The temple stands at the entrance to a mountain cave in one of the steep and vertical faces at the foot of the Tirumala hills which are part of Seshachalam Hills, where the waters of the mountain stream fall directly into Temple Pushkarini known as “Kapila Theertham”. A huge stone statue of a seated bull “Nandhi”, Shiva’s steed, greets devotees and passersby at the entrance to the temple.
Sri Parasurameswara Swamy Gudimallam Temple, Gudimallam is a small village located in Srikalahasti Mandal, of the Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh, India. It is located 13 kms away from Dollars Grand Club. Though a small village, historically it is very important because it has a beautiful Siva Temple which is popularly known as “Sri Parasurameswara Temple”.
The main importance of the temple lies in the Linga which is housed in the Garbhagriha of the temple. This is supposed to be the earliest Linga discovered so far and it has been assigned to the 2nd or 1st century BC. The name of the temple is mentioned as Parasurameswara Temple in the inscriptions.
Vinayaka Temple or Sri Varasidhi Vinayaka Swamy Temple is a Hindu temple of Ganesha, It is Located 81kms away from Dollar’s Grand Club.
According to legend, there were three brothers who were mute, deaf and blind. They were digging a well to fetch water to their field. The device they were using fell into the well hitting hard object. When they dig further blood started to gush out of the well and the three got rid of their disabilities. The villagers rushed to the spot and found deity of Ganesha. Villagers dig further, but they were not able to find the base of the deity. The deity sits in the well which is always full of water.
It is located 81Kms away from Dollars Grand Club.