Thousand Pillar Temple is located 150 kms away from Hyderabad. It is an ancient temple built by Kakatiya King Rudra Deva and is a very popular temple in Andhra Pradesh. It was constructed in 1163 AD, in Chalukyan style.
This famous Temple is constructed, on the slopes of the Hanumakonda hill,on a 1 metre high platform. This temple is built in star shape, with one thousand intricately carved pillars, and constituting three shrines - Lord Shiva, Lord Vishnu and Lord Surya. The black basalt Nandi, a monolith, has a lovely polished finish.
It is a great Pilgrimage Center, where people from all the faith come for meditation and obtaining peace.
Maha Sivaratri, Ganesa Festival, Karthika Poornami, Nagula Chaviti and Kunkuma Pooja
Air : The nearest airport is at Hyderabad which is 157-km away.
Rail : Warangal is the nearest railway station and is well connected by rail to important cities of India.
Road : APSTRC and Private buses connect Warangal with Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Karimnagar, Khammam and some other districts.
Return from Thousand Pillar Temple to South Indian temples