Peddakakani Sri Bramarambha Malleswara Swamy Temple is a famous 1000 years old Lord Shiva temple located in Pedakakani village, Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh State. The temple lies just outside of Guntur city at a distance of just 10 km from Guntur on Guntur - Vijayawada highway road.
The Temple is just 26 km away from Vijayawada city. Sri Malleswara Swamy Temple was first installed by Sri Adi Shankaracharyaand was later renovated by Sri Krishnadevaraya. The Temple is famous among the devotees for Rahu Ketu pujas.
Rahu Ketu Pooja:
Pedakakani temple is very famous for Rahu Ketu pooja. The puja is performed every day during rahukalam period.
The temple is having a Well on the eastern side and it is popularly known as Yagnala Bavi. The belief is that Bharadhwaja brought water from all the Holy Rivers and poured them into this well. Even today people believe that a glass of water from this well will cure all diseases and keep people hale and healthy. The people also believe that “KORINA KORKELU THEERCHE DEVUDU – KAKANI DEVUDU”. It was also learnt that the Emperor Sri Krishna Devaraya got a Son by praying the GOD Sri Malleswara. Thus all of the people got the belief that the GOD will present SANTHANAM. So many devotees and pilgrims are performing Marriages in this temple with great Devotional belief.