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Srisailam is one of the most ancient kshetras in our country. There are legends associated with this sacred place. Srisailam is one of only three kshetras which is a jyotirlinga Kshetra and also a Shakti peetha. The other two are Kashi and Ujjain.

SriSailam is one of the 12 Jyotirlingas. The jyotirlinga at this place is called Mallikarjuna jyotirlinga. This is also one of the 18 shakti peethas. The neck part of Sati Devi fell in this place. The deity form of goddess is Bhramaramba.

Besides this information, I have read in a magazine that this place is also one of daśa bhāskara kṣetras.

Other Bhāskara kṣetrās I found are

  • Other Bhasakara Kshetras are Konark, Prayag, and Hampi. Where did you read that there are 10 Bhaskara Kshetras – Bhargav Rao Feb 17 '18 at 8:17
  • In a newspaper. It said that Sri Sailam is also a Dasha Bhaskara kshetra. Sri Kala hasti is also one. – Sarvabhouma Feb 17 '18 at 9:04

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