Sri Bhramaramba Mallikarjuna Temple or Srisailam Temple is located at the top of Nallamalai hills in Srisailam, Andhra Pradesh. The temple is one of its kind as it is significant to both Shaivism and Shaktism. Mallikarajuna temple is both a jyotirling...

Sri Bhramaramba Mallikarjuna Temple or Srisailam Temple is located at the top of Nallamalai hills in Srisailam, Andhra Pradesh. The temple is one of its kind as it is significant to both Shaivism and Shaktism. Mallikarajuna temple is both a jyotirlinga and a shaktipeetha. The temple is known as "Kailash of South" and is located in Nallamala hill forests along the banks of Krishna river. It is believed that Shiva emerged here in the form of a Jyotirlinga and resided on the mountain by the name of Mallikarjuna. Mallika is Parvati, while Arjuna is another name of Shiva. The Mallikarjuna temple complex covers an area of 2 hectares and houses four gateway towers known as gopurams. Here we bring to you some lesser known facts about the Kailash of South-Mallikarjuna Temple :  

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