Sri Uma Kotilingeswara Swami temple is a famous Siva kshetra located in the Vizianagaram District. This temple is located in the Punyagiri hills near S.Kota. The old name of this hill is Virata Parvatha. There are many perennial streams of water flowing down the hill.
The Siva Lingam of this temple is surrounded by water from a natural stream underground. Large number of devotees visit the lord during the Mahashiva ratri and Karthika masam. Punyagiri is located at just 4 km from Srungavarapukota, 25 km from Vizianagaram and 70 km from Visakhapatnam.
S.Kota bus from RTC Complex
S.Kota, Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh