Neelakanteswara Temple is a highly revered shrine, located on a beautiful hillock, in Nizamabad
of Andhra Pradesh
. The presiding deity here is Sri Neelakanteswara, another name of Lord Shiva
Most noteworthy feature of the temple is that, Sun's rays fall on the Shivling on Rathasaptami day (January-February). During this time, the Neelakanteswara Festival is celebrated for two days.