KHILLA RAMALAYAM - DICHPALLY
The Dichpally Ramalayam located at a distance of 20 k.m. from Nizamabad enroute Hyderabad. The temple was built in the 14th century by Kakatiya Kings, the Dichpally Ramalayam is the one of the oldest temple in the Nizamabad. Temple was built of black and white basalt stone, with the finest architecture and excellent craftsmanship of goddesses, animals, devils and Khajuraho style erotic structures on it. This ancient temple has awesome sculpture with extremely beautiful carvings on temple walls, ceilings, pillars, and door frames.
This temple has 105 steps and a pedestrian subway connecting it to Raghunadha Temple in the Nizamabad urban center.The temple is visited by thousands of devotees on the festival Sri Rama Navami.. The Dichpally Ramalayam is one of the finest example of stone architecture, built in white and black Basalt stone. The entrance to the steps is grased by a decorative gateway “ Keerthi Thorana” which is reachly engraved and bearing the Kakatitya style of architecture. The Surrounds area of the temple fills with water every year during the monsoons and the temple assumes the look of an island.
- The excellent and awe-inspiring sculptures engraved on the Temple walls transform this place from a mere religious site to an architectural marvel. It makes the visit to this Ramalayam a definite must while visiting Nizamabad.
The Ramalayam is not only a popular religious site but also a great site for studying superior craftsmanship of the Kakatiyan era.
Nearby by Tourist Attractions:
- Kanteshwar temple
- Gnana Saraswati Temple
- Ali Sagar Dam
- Sriram Sagar Dam
Temple Timings : 6:00AM to 12:00PM and 5:00PM to 8:00PM
Ramalayam-Dichpally Seva Fare Details
|Pushpa Alankaram Seva||Rs.10/-|
|Pournima seva Nivedyam||Rs.251/-|
Ramalayam Dichpally Address :