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Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple

The temple Sri Mallikarjuna Swamy is one of the famous temples in Telangana region. The Sri Mallikarjuna Swamy temple is an ancient temple which has about five hundred years of great history and is dedicated to lord Mallikarjuna Swamy (idol of Lord Shiva), the temple is located in a cave and situated in Warangal district, Kommeraveli village and Cheriala Mandal. It is nearly 85 km from Hyderabad and 110 km from Warangal. Scores of devotees visit this temple on Shiva Rathri, offer prayers and get blessed. Jathara (utsavams) is celebrated every year on Makara Sankranthi, the history of the temple says that it's been five hundred years since the statue of the lord Mallikarjuna Swamy was installed. The main deity of the temple Kommeraveli Mallanna showers his blessings on all the devotees.