|Kanaka Durga Temple of Anakapalle|
Kanaka Durga Temple of Anakapalle
is a very famous Hill Top Temple of Goddess Durga which is situated in the city
of Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. It is the local temple of the Anakapalle
which is heavily crowded during the Hindu festivals like Navratri, Dussehra,
It is situated just 2-3 km far
away from the Anakapalle railway station and about 2 km from the bus stand. Kanaka
Durga temple of Anakapalle is situated at a small hill that can visitors easily
reach on their own vehicle. Kanaka Durga temple is big and very beautiful from
Kanaka Durga temple is big and very
beautiful from the inside. It is not a historical temple but a local popular
temple that’s renovation is done in 2005 by the local devotees and the
Navratri at Kanaka Durga Temple
It is one of the biggest
festivals that is well celebrated at the temple because Navratri is totally
dedicated to Goddess Durga. Lots of functions are organized at the temple during
Best Time to Visit Kanaka Durga Temple
Anakapalle is a coastal place so
its temperature goes not so high and not so below. Anakapalle weather is
pleasant to good during the winter season. So visiting the Kanak Durga Temple
would be best during the winter season from October to February months. Going to early morning at the temple would be
very good for the devotees.
Kanaka Durga Temple Timings
Temple opens daily in the morning
and closes in the evening there is no closing time in the afternoon so devotees
can visit the Goddess Durga any time.
Visiting Time Duration
The main Goddess of the temple is
Kanaka Durga, there are other idols also but small and on the same campus so
visiting time of the temple would be a maximum of half an hour.
- Temple has all basic facilities
for the devotees.
- But there is no sweet or Prasad
shop so you have to carry it from your own place to offer the Kanaka Durga
- Temple has a sufficient spacious
campus where you can sit and relax.
- Temple has sufficient space for
How to Reach Kanaka Durga Temple
To reach Kanaka Durga Temple of
Anakapalle is very easy and one can reach there by own vehicle. There are stairs
also for devotees that can be devotee used to go to the temple without any
vehicle. There are not so many stairs devotees can reach within 10 minutes to
the temple by stairs.
The distance from the Anakapalle
railway station to the temple is about 3 km only and from the bus stand only 2
km. Devotees can visit this temple within one hour only.
Address of Temple
Kanaka Durga Temple
Railway Station Road,
Laxmi Devi Peta,
- It is a city local temple, not
historical temples so if you are in Anakapalle then you can visit this temple.
- This temple is very crowded
during the Hindu festivals so avoiding is better than that time if you want to
visit this temple in peace.
Nearby Places to Visit
You should visit another famous
Sri Satyanarayana Swamy Hill Temple which is situated just one kilometer far
away from this temple on another hill.