A unique aspect of the temple is that there is a subsidiary shrine dedicated to Hanuman it is located directly to opposite to the main temple. This temple dedicated to Anjaneya Swami is very famous.
As per legend, the temple is dedicated to visit of the Bhagvan Sri Ram to Tirupati during the exile period in the Ramayana.
The most important festival in the temple are Sri Ramanavami (birthday of Sri Ram) and Ugadi (Telugu/Kannada New Year).
Another important festival is the annual Brahmotsavam.
A popular shrine dedicated to Kodandarama is located in Karnataka at
Chunchanakatte Village near KR Nagara in . You can get information of that
temple here - Kodandarama Temple at Chunchanakatte. Mysore