Sri Kukuteswara Swamy

For the wellbeing of the deities and on the request of Lord Vishnu and Lord Brahma , Lord Shiva has taken the form of a cock to kill demon Gayasura. According to the boon given to Gayasura by Trimurthys Lord Shiva has transformed into Shiva linga from the cockafter Gayasura`s death. He is being worshipped as Sri Kukkuta Lingeswara Swamy in this holy place Pitapuram