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Chollangi Amavasya

Chollangi Amavasya is observed on the no moon day (Amavasi) on the Paush Amavasya day as per traditional Hindu calendar followed in Andhra Pradesh. Chollangi Amavasya 2023 date is January 21. Chollangi is a village near Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh. Situated on the banks of Godavari River , the village is a point where seven streams of Godavari merges with the Bay of Bengal . Chollangi Amavasya is one of the most auspicious dates during the Sapta Sagara Yatra. The yatra is a pilgrimage to the seven mouths of Godavari River . Thousands of people arrive at Chollangi to take bath in the holy Godavari River on the Chollangi Amavasya day.

Kollur Temple Timings - Kollur Mookambika Temple Opening and Closing Time

Mookambika   Temple  located at Kollur in Udupi District of Karnataka is one of the most famous temples dedicated to Mother Goddess. Detail Kollur Temple opening and closing timings are given below: Opening and Darshan Timing for devotees – 5:00 AM to 7:15 AM 7:45 AM to 11:30 AM 12:00 PM to 12:20 PM 12:45 PM to 1:30 PM Evening opening and Darshan Time 3:00 PM to 6:30 PM 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM (darshan not permitted during certain period of pujas)

Hey Bholenath – Film Based on Story of Vidyapathi and Shiva

Vidyapathi was an ardent devotee of Shiva. The story of Vidyapathi and his devotion for Shiva is the theme of a new film named Hey Bholenath. Film is directed by Santosh Badal and produced by Sanjay Rai and is scheduled to release in March 2013. It is said that Shiva who was impressed by Vidyapati’s devotion came and stayed with him as his servant. It is said that once when Vidyapati was going to a distant place, he fell down in a desert area. He wanted water and the servant brought water. While drinking the water, Vidyapati sensed it was special and such water could not be found in the desert area. Shiva then reveals himself before Vidyapathi.