Draksharama is located 28km from Kakinada, situated on the Eastern bank of Godavari. It’s history of sacred pilgrimage dealt within Skanda Purana. It is a rare view where god & goddess (Astadasa Shakti Petas) equally shower blessings. There is one such in Varanasi, second in SriSailam and third in Draksharama with Bhimanatha and Manikyamba. This is ‘Swayambhu’ and is one of the ‘Pancharamas’.