Do's and Dont's


Do pray your Ishta Daivam before pilgrimage to Srisailam.

Do contact Srisaila Devasthanam information centre for enquiry, temple information and for Pooja details etc.

Do reserve your travel and accommodation at Srisailam well in advance.

Do bath and wear clean clothes before you enter the temple.

Do concentrate on God Mallikarjuna Swamy and Goddess Bhramaramba Devi inside the temple.

Do maintain silence and recite Om Namahsivaya or your Istamantram to your self inside the temple.

Do observe ancient custom and traditions while in Srisailam.

Do respect religious sentiments at Srisailam.

Do deposit your offerings in the hundi only


Do not come to Srisailam for any purpose other than worshipping of Sri Swamy and Ammavaru.

Do not smoke at Srisailam.

Do not consume alcoholic drinks at Srisailam.

Do not eat non-vegetarian food in the Kshetram.

Do not approach mediators for quick Darshanam. It may cause inconvenient to others.

Do not carry any weapon inside the temple.

Do not wear any head guards like helmets, caps, turbans and hats inside the temple premises.

Do not perform Sastanga Pranama inside the Sanctum Sanctorum.

Do not take much time while performing Sparsa Darshanam to Swamyvaru in Garbhalayam.

Do not buy spurious prasadams from street vendors.

Do not encourage beggars at Srisailam.

Do not spit or create nuisance in the premises of the temple.