Kanaka Durga
Kanaka Durga

Krishna District, Kanaka Durga temple, a great-looking mother on the Indrakiladri Mountain on the Krishna coast in Vijayawada town.  Navarathri Mahotsavas is celebrated as the festival of the Lord Durga Devi every year till started Sudhapadyami and continue 10 days Vijayadashami saint in the month of Ashwija.


The Navarathri is celebrated in the Navaratri by nine different types of incarnations and commemorates the devotees’ prayers. In the 10th day in Dasami is decorated with Sri Raja Rajeshwari Devi and Kanaka Durga Devi.

Temple History

In ancient times, the sons of Dhanau, Rambha, and Karambhulu, were penitent about Ishwar for their children. Indra came in the form of a crocodile and killed Karumba. Rambha, who was sorrowful to death for his brother, was supposed to offer his head to Lord Parameshwara. Then Shankar approached him and wanted to bless him. The Rambha asked Shanker he wants three sons born to me without a son are born. ”The child must conquer the thorn bush, the Vedavandha, the Kamarudu, the longevity”. Lord Shiva granted him the blessing. Rambha returns to his house. On the way, he saw a woman and Intercourse her. Then Parameshwar will enter her with her subject. For a while, the baby is born with a glorious one. That baby name is Maisha Sur. He was strong enough to conquer Indra and frightened him in the thorn.

That baby name is Maisha Sur. He was strong enough to conquer Indra and frightened him in the thorn. One day Mahisha Sur went to Katyayana Maharshi residence and him ware woman form and he Excruciating his student. Then Maharshi told you are killed by women. Yet, Asura was suffering from his wicked men and women, saints, gods, and sages. Then all the gods prayed to the lord Kanaka Durga. Then Lord Kanaka Durga killed Rambha Asur.

In the second birth, he behaves as well. The Kanaka Durga killed him in the Bhaktagali avatar.

In the third birth, he behaves as well. One day, the Mahakali had a terrible dream of bleeding and bleeding his head. He afraid that dream and he start yoga from Kanaka Durga. The Kanaka Durga comes him. Then he asked for a gift without birth death. The Kanaka Durga told him you have created the illusion for me to become a vehicle. If you were my vehicle and stayed in the place where my body would be standing, the Kanaka Durga said. And Mahakali killed that person the third time and she stayed in the Indrakeeladri mountain as a lord Kanaka Durga.

Indrakeeladri history

Kanaka Durga has a story to stay on Indrakeeladri. Indrakhiladri is a hill which is earlier known as the Kanaka Durga Temple. That mountain king is Indrakeela. He was on the north side of the river, bathing and doing yoga in the Krishna River every day. Then the Parvati peoples appeared and wanted to bless. He asked them to stay him. Then load Kanaka Durga and Rudra stayed in Indrakeeltadri mountain.

In there Indrakeeladri Mountain Kanaka Durga wore eight hands with eight weapons, and her vehicle is a lion. The eight weapons had eight names. Sri Chakra is founded on the left side of this deity. Ganapathy Devata Murthy is beside to that of Sri Chakra. The puja is held in the temple of Kanaka Durga Amma to take place at Sri Chakra.

Indrakeeladri- Durga Kundam(pond)

The Kanaka Durga Temple has a small pond in the west. It’s called Durga Kundam. The pond cannot dry in summer. It is the most powerful pond. The pond prepaid with all powerful rivers like Ganga, Yamuna, Godavari etc.

kanaka durga temple
Kanaka Durga temple
Kanaka Durga Sakthi Peetham in Vijayawada

While Lord Shiva is worshiped in the yoga of the goddess, Lord Shiva is worshiped died Parvathi on the shoulder and the Lord Maha Vishnu have broken her body with his weapon and that the pieces were placed in 51 places positions. But their 18 places positions is main. In that one place is Vijayawada. This temple has Sri Chakra. There is Parameswar temple also. So many miracles have in this temple.

Kanaka Durga Temple timings
  1. Dharma Dharshanam:-  4:00AM to 5:45 PM, 6:15PM to 10:00 PM- free
  2. Antaralayam Dharshanam:- 5:00 AM to 5:45 PM, 6:15 PM to 10:00 PM- each person 300/-
  1. 4:00AM to 6:30 PM, 6:45 PM to 10:00 PM (Free Darshanam)
  2. 5:00 AM to 11-30 AM  (Sri Malleswara Swamy Abhisekam)
  3. Every Day 6-30 PM to 6-45 PM halt for Sri Malleswara Swamy Vari Pancha Harathulu
Kanaka Durga Temple Address
Sri Durga Malleswara Swamy Varla Devastanams
Krishna District,
Andhra Pradesh State, India
Temple Contact Telephone Number: 0866-2423600 (office)