Sri Kodanda Rama Temple Gollala Mamidada, Andrapradesh
Sri Kodanda Rama Temple that is found at Gollala Mamidada village in East Godavari district. Sri Rama Navami festival. The Gollala Mamidada Temple homes the deities of Lord Rama, Mother Sita and Lakshmana. The Gollala Mamidada Temple has a powerful Gopuram that is at a height of over 170 feet.
Gollala Mamidada may be a well-known place within the district wherever Srirama Navami is celebrated in a very grand manner. The temple was built in 1889 by Dwarampudi Subbi Reddy and Rama Reddy.Celestial wedding of Lord Rama and Sita are performed at the temple on April a grand scale. The Kalyanam attracts thousands of devotees as Gollala Mamidada is additionally called Chinna Bhadradi.
The nine-day celebrations can begin on Apr 19, in keeping with temple authorities. Elaborate arrangements are created for the devotees to safeguard them from hot summer heat. Notably, Ms Dwarampudi Mahalakshmi is that the acting hereditary trustee of temple.
The marriage of Sita and Rama will begin at twelve hour followed by chariot procession and different ceremonies.
The Kalyanam here is fashionable once Bhadrachalam Kalyanam. Hence, various devotees throng the temple to witness the celestial wedding.
The speciality of the competition is that the celebration of ‘Ooyala Seva’ and ‘Sri Pushpa Yagam,’ which is able to be conducted on a grand note.
The Kalyanam are performed under the management of temple main clergymen Rejeti Venkat Kurma Ranganathacharyulu, Rejeti Narsimhacharyulu and Ponduru Satyanaranacharyulu of Kakinada Notably, the devotees believe that their needs would be consummated if they witness the Kalyanam and childless couples would sire children. Similarly, the devotees assume that it’s an honest omen to consume the sweet delicacy (Paayasam) created with talambralu used for Lord’s Kalyanam.