Sanghi Temple, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
About Sanghi Temple,
In the nearby industrial town Sanghi nagar, this temple named after its patron family, Sanghi, is situated on top of a hill. This is a beautiful temple constructed in he South Indian style of temple architecture and hosts all important Hindu god idols. It is a favorite getaway point for the Hyderabadis as well as a popular tourist spot. Sanghi Temple 35 km away from Hyderabad. The idol of Venkateshwara inside the sanctum sanctorum is 9-½ ft tall.
There are smaller temples inside the complex dedicated to Padmavati, Shiva, Rama, Anjaneya, Ganesha, Navagrahas, Goddess Ashtalakshimi, Durga and Kartikeya. There is also a Pavitra Vanam or a holy garden in the temple complex where special leaves and flowers are grown for performing poojas. The temple opens early in the morning at 5.00 am. For one hour, Suprabhatam is recited, followed by Archana to the deities from 6 am to 8 am. General darshan for the devotees is allowed from 8.30 am to 10.30 am and 4 pm to 6 pm. Poojas and Sevas are held between 6 pm and 8 pm. The temple remains closed between 12 am and 4 pm and after 8 pm. Weekly Abhishekam is performed to the deities between 8 am and 9 am, Sri Ramalingeshwara (Mondays) Sri Hanuman (Tuesdays), Sri Venkateshwara, Ashtalakshmi, Parvathi, Padmavathi and Rama (Fridays)
Timings of Sanghi Temple
- 10 am to 5pm, on all days except Friday and notified public holidays.
Entrance Fee at Sanghi Temple
- Adult: Rs.5; Students, Children (Below 12 years): Rs.2.
Other attractions of Sanghi Temple
- Cultural Film shows on the Afternoon of all Saturday and Sunday.
- Tel: 040-24576443
How to reach Sanghi Temple
HYDERABAD CITY Bus:
- Route No.290S & 205K Secunderabad-Ramoji Film City (Route: Lalaguda,
Tarnaka, Uppal Ring Road, Kamineni Hospitals, LB Nagar, Sanghi Nagar)
- From Afzalgunj it is walkable distance to Museum.