Umamaheshwaram - Tourism Photo Gallery
Umamaheshwaram, also known as Maheshwaram and Umamaheshrum,
in Andhra Pradesh, India.
It is in the picturesque Nallamala forest range around 100 kilometers away
from Hyderabad on the Hyderabad-Srisailam highway.
It is atop the hill properly covered by huge trees.
Hill ranges shields the temple and 500 metres of stretch to PapaNasanam.
Through the day hardly any sunlight falls on this stretch,
thus maintaining the temperature
below normal year round.
It is popularly known as Poor Man’s Ooty.
This temple is located at the start of the Nallamala forest; one can enjoy
the Nallamala beauty from this temple.
It is atop the hill 4 km from Rangapur Village, Achampet, MahabubNagar on Hyderabad-Srisailam highway NH7.
In the nearby village Rangapur is the famous dargah - "Niranjanshalvali" where every January 17 night you have
taken in which lakhs of people participate.
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