Papagni Mattam

Papagni Mattam

         During his early days when he was a young boy, he spent his life at Papagni Mattam as an adopted son of Sri Yanamadala Veerabhojyacharyulu and Veerapapamamba and known as Veerbhotlayya. Chikkaballapur is located at a distance of about 70 kilometers from Bangalore. Papagni mattam is about 7 kilometers far away from there. On explaining to his foster mother at the age of 12 about the process of creation (and gowing of fetus etc.) he let for countrywide tour. Near Paapaagni Mattam the birth place of Papagni river. There is a beautiful place with lush greenery, fresh water flowing through canals and vast maidans with grass giving a pleasant view to see and enjoy, Every day, free food is served here. Giving respect and paying reverence to Gurus is the most sacred tradition here. The tombs of Veerabhojayyacharyulu and Veerapapamamba are built here.

How to reach Papagni Mattam, Chikballapur

Papagni Mattam, Kalwara Village is a famous Piligrimage Center in Chikballapur Dist. In the state of Karnataka in India.

Mattam Bus

By Road: Papagni Mattam, Kalavara Village is located 5 km from Chikkaballapur. It is well connected by road. The preferable route is Kadapa-Mydukur-Kandimallayapalle (Brahmamgari Mattam). From Mydukur the distance is 37 km. From Hyderabad the route is Hyderabad - Kurnool - Nandyal - Allagadda - Mydukur - Kandimallayapalle. Direct buses are available from Badvel, Mydukur, Proddutur and Kadapa. Distance from Badvel to Kandimallayapalle. is around 25 km. Guest houses are available at Kandimallayapalle (Brahmamgari Mattam).

Mattam Train

By Train: Kadapa (Cuddapah) Railway Station in Andhra pradesh is served by the South Central Railways. It is located in the city center and is on the Chennai-Mumbai line. Chennai Express, Mumbai Express, Rayalaseema Express, Cape Mumbai Express, Haripriya Express and Kanyakumari Express pass through this station. Computerized reservation facility is provided. Going east, the main station next to Kadapa is Nellore Railway Station (172 km) and moving west, the next main station is Anantapur Railway Station (157 km.)