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Chaya Someshwara Temple, Panagal, Nalgonda, Telangana


Chaya Someswara Temple 


  • Chaya Someswara Temple, also known as the Chaya Someshvara Swamy Alayam or the Saila-Somesvara temple, is a Saivite Hindu temple located in Panagal, Nalgonda district of Telangana, India.[


  • It was built around the mid 11th-century during the rule of the Kunduru Chodas (a branch of Tamil Cholas), supported and embellished further by later Hindu dynasties of Telangana.


  • The temple got its name as there is an everlasting shadow (Chaya in Telugu) on the Shiva Lingam in the main temple all day long


Chaya Someshwara Temple, Panagal, Nalgonda, Telangana



Chaya Someshwara Temple, Panagal, Nalgonda, Telangana



Chaya Someshwara Temple, Panagal, Nalgonda, Telangana



Chaya Someshwara Temple, Panagal, Nalgonda, Telangana



Chaya Someshwara Temple, Panagal, Nalgonda, Telangana



Chaya Someshwara Temple, Panagal, Nalgonda, Telangana



Chaya Someshwara Temple, Panagal, Nalgonda, Telangana



Chaya Someshwara Temple, Panagal, Nalgonda, Telangana



Chaya Someshwara Temple, Panagal, Nalgonda, Telangana