Krishna Pushkaralu Dates 2016 Ghats, Places in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana Sates, Complete Info
Krishna Pushkaralu 2016: The most awaited celebration of Krishna Pushkaralu 2016 is ahead on 12th August till 23rd August. Many of the pilgrims are going to take part in Pushkara Snanam. By, taking the bath in the river during the time of pushkara, people will be blessed by the river with prosperity, good health. The tradition of pushkaralu is coming from years. It is the ancient custom to respect the rivers.
Why Pushkaralu is celebrated for every 12 years?
There is a mythological story behind pushkaralu. As per the popular story, after a lot of penance (Tapas) lord Shiva granted him a boon to a Brahmin. The Brahmin (Pushkar) is having the boon to make the river holy and clean. Brhspathi requested Pushkara to go into each river for every 12 years and make the river holy. This is the story popular as per the Jathaka Parijatha.
Krishna Pushkaralu is the special festival that is particularly celebrated at Krishna river. It is the ancient Indian tradition of celebrating pushkaralu. For every 12 years the river gets more spiritualised, sacred as per Hindu purana’s. At that time, people used to take bath in holy river to get the blessings of god. The Pushkar or pushkaralu is going to be celebrated for 12 holy rivers such as Ganga, Narmada, Saraswathi, Yamuna, Godavari, Krishna, Kaveri, Bhima, Tapti, Tungabhadra, Sindhu, Pranhita rivers.
Krishna Pushkaralu Special Focus
Last year in 2015, Godavari pushkaralu were completed with great celebrations. The last Krishna pushkaralu were held in 2004, and now the arrangements are in process for Krishna pushkaralu 2016.
Government of Andhra Pradesh is striving hard to provide all arrangements at pushkara ghats for devotees. Also CM Chandrababu Naidu is taking special care on arrangements of pushkaralu. CM is inviting PM Narendra Modi, chief ministers of various states, chief justice and many other big personalities to take the honour of Krishna pushkaralu.
The Krishna Pushkaralu will be held at Andhra Pradesh and Telangana states grandly. All the ghat arrangements are in progress.
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Krishna Pushkaralu 2016 Dates, Arrangements :
The holy celebration of Krishna Pushkaralu is staring on 12th August and ends by 23rd August. The celebrations will be done in both the Telugu states Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
Krishna Pushkaralu will be celebrated at the banks of the river. Krishna river is spread in Krishna, Guntur, Kurnool, Prakasam , Khammam, Nalgonda, and Mahboobnagar districts. In those districts the pushkara ghats will be prepared for the pilgrims. All the medical, food, water, help facilities will be provided for the people who come s to take part in pushkara snanam.
Most of the devotees are expected to reach Vijayawada, as the Krishna river is mainly flowing at Vijayawada. This year the government is planning provide full security for the devotees.
Krishna Pushkaralu 2016
- Start Date: 12th August 2016
- Last Date: 23rd August 2016
Krishna Pushkaralu Places and Ghats in AP & TS states – Complete Information
The AP Krishna Pushkara ghats were announced by the government. Still the ghats information of Telangana is yet to be announced. People waiting to know the Krishna Pushkara ghats and places in AP and Telangana states can check the list from here.
Krishna Pushkara Ghats in Vijayawada:
- Pushkara Ghat,
- Durga Ghat,
- Padmavathi Ghat,
- Metla Bazar ,
- ithanagaram Ghat,
- Punnami Ghat,
- Siva Kshetram
Krishna Pushkara Ghats In Kurnool District:
- Patala Ganga (Srisailam),
Krishna Pushkara Ghats and places 2016
|Gullalamoda Ghat||Gullalamoda, Etimoga Village, Nagayalanka|
|T.Kothapalem Village Ghat||T.Kothapalem Village, Nagayalanka|
|Sri RamaPada Kshetram Ghat||Nagayalanka|
|Nagayalanka 7th Ward Ghat||Nagayalanka|
|Brahmananda Puram Ghat||Nagayalanka|
|Vekanuru-1 Ghat||Vekanuru, Avanigadda|
|Vekanuru-2 Ghat||Vekanuru, Avanigadda|
|Edlanka Ghat||Edlalanka, Avanigadda|
|South Chiruvolu Lanka Ghat||Chiruvolu Lanka, Avanigadda|
|Kothapeta Ghat||Kothapeta Village, Avanigadda|
|Puligadda Ghat||Puligadda Village, Avanigadda|
|K.Kothapalem Ghat||Kokkiligadda Kothapalem, Mopidevi|
|Bobbarlanka Ghat||Bobbarlanka, Mopidevi|
|Mopidevi Warf Ghat||Mopidevi|
|Kosuruvaripalem Ghat||Kosuruvaripalem, Mopidevi|
|Pedakallepalli Ghat||Pedakallepalli, Mopidevi Mandal|
|Pedakallepalli Ghat-1||Pedakallepalli, Mopidevi Mandal|
|Pedakallepalli Ghat – 2||Pedakallepalli, Mopidevi Mandal|
|Hamsaladeevi Ghat||Hamsaladeevi, Koduru Mandal|
|Ullipalem Ghat||Ullipalem, Koduru Mandal|
|Salempalem Harijanawada Ghat||Salempalem, Koduru Mandal|
|Pittalanka Padavalarevu Ghat||Pittalanka, Koduru Mandal|
|Kummaripalem Ghat||Kummaripalem, Koduru Mandal|
|V.Kothapalem Ghat||V.kothapalem, Koduru Mandal|
|Royyuru Ghat||Royyuru, Thotlavalluru Mandal|
|Vallurupalem Ghat||Vallurupalem, Thotlavalluru Mandal|
|Chagantipadu Ghat||Chagantipadu, Thotlavalluru Mandal|
|Devarapalli Ghat||Devarapalli, Thotlavalluru Mandal|
|Illuru -1 Ghat||Illuru, Thotlavalluru Mandal|
|Illuru – 2 Ghat||Illuru, Thotlavalluru Mandal|
|Illuru – 3 Ghat||Illuru, Thotlavalluru Mandal|
|Yanamalakuduru Ghat||Yanamalakuduru, Penamaluru mandal|
|Pedapulipaka Ghat||Pedapulipaka, Penamaluru mandal|
|Chodavarm Ghat||Chodavarm, Penamaluru mandal|
|Kasaranenivaripalem Ghat||Kasaranenivaripalem, Penamaluru mandal|
|Gani Atkuru Pushkar Ghat||Gani Atkuru, Kanchikacherla Mandal|
|Chevitikallu Pushkar Ghat||Chevitikallu, Kanchikacherla Mandal|
|Kunikinapadu Pushkar Ghat||Kunikinapadu, Kanchikacherla Mandal|
|Punnavalli Ghat||Punnavalli, Chandarlapadu Mandal|
|Kasarabada Ghat||Kasarabada, Chandarlapadu Mandal|
|Ustepalli Ghat||Ustepalli, Chandarlapadu Mandal|
|Gudimetla Ghat||Gudimetla, Chandarlapadu Mandal|
|Gudimetla – 2 Ghat||Gudimetla, Chandarlapadu Mandal|
|Popuru Ghat||Popuru, Chandarlapadu Mandal|
|Sri Vedadri Village Ghat||Vedadri, Jaggaiahpeta Mandal|
|Sri Yogananda Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Vari Ghat||Vedadri, Jaggaiahpeta Mandal|
|Sri Ravirala Village Ghat||Ravirala, Jaggaiahpeta Mandal|
|Sri Bhavani Muktheswara Swamy Vari Ghat||Mukteswarapuram, Jaggaiahpeta Mandal|
|Uttaravahini Ghat||Mukteswarapuram, Jaggaiahpeta Mandal|
|Vadapalem Ghat||Vadapalem, Machilipatnam Mandal|
|China Yadara Ghat||China Yadara, Machilipatnam Mandal|
|Bhogireddy palle Ghat||Bhogireddy palle, Machilipatnam Mandal|
|Srikakulam Ghat||Srikakulam, Ghantasala Mandal|
|Ramudupalem Ghat||Ramudupalem, Challapalli Mandal|
|Inapuru Ghat||Inapuru, Pamidimukkala Mandal|
|Guntupalli Ghat||Guntupalli, Ibrahimpatnam Mandal|
|Tummalapalem-1 Ghat||Tummalapalem, Ibrahimpatnam Mandal|
|Tummalapalem-2 Ghat||Tummalapalem, Ibrahimpatnam Mandal|
|Damuluru Ghats-1 & 2||Damuluru, Ibrahimpatnam Mandal|
|Munnaluru Pushkar Ghat||Munnaluru, Kanchikacherla Mandal|
|Vijaya Krishna Ghat||Kanakadurgamma Varadhi, Vijayawada (Urban)|
|Padmavathi Ghat||Opp.PNBS, Krishna Lanka, Vijayawada|
|Durga Ghat||Near Prakasam Barrage, Beside Model Guest House, Vijayawada|
|Punnami Ghat||Bhavanipuram, Near Punnami Hotel, Vijayawada|
|Bhavani Ghat||Bhanipuram, Vijayawada|
|Gollapudi Main Ghat||Gollapudi, Vijayawada|
|Surayapalem, (H/o.Gollapudi Village) Ghat||Suraypalem, Gollapudi, Vijayawada|
Krishna Pushkaralu 2016 Places in Telangana:
In Telangana state the Krishna river flows through Nalgonda and Mehboobnagar districts. The ghats will be arranged by Government soon at both the districts.
Mahaboobnagar District Ghats & Places – Krishna Pushkaram 2016
Alampur,Beechupalli, Chellepad (Weepanagandla), Chintarevula, Jataprole (Weepanagandla), Jurala, Krishna, Lingala, Malleswaram, Manchalakatta, Nadi Agraharam, Nandimalla (Narayanpet), Pasupula and Panchadev Padu (Maktal), Rangapur, and Somasila (Kollapur)
Nalgonda District Ghats & Places – Krishna Pushkaram 2016
Utlapally in Peddavura mandal, Wadapally in Damaracharla mandal, Nagarjunasagar, Mattapally, apart from 5 places of Mellacheruvu mandal, Mahankaligudem in Nereducharla Adavidevulapally in Damaracharla, are locations.
Krishna Pushkaralu 2016 Special Trains List :
South Central Railways are making the special arrangements for passengers visiting the Krishna Pushkaralu. The SCR is specially facilitating 202 special trains on account of Krishna Pushkaralu 2016.
Devotees can check the Phushkara pooja, ghats information, special trains information and more help aspects by visiting the website.