Pringapus temple, evaluated to have been assembled at around the range of 850 Promotion, is spotted in the village of Pringapus, sub-district of Ngadiredjo, Temanggung district-Focal Java. This village is found on the slant of Mt. Sindoro. The area of the Temple is around the range of 5 km from the sub-district of Ngadiredjo and 32 km south east of Temanggung.This Temple has been revamped by the Archeological Organization in 1930. Taking into account building style, this temple is characterized into Shiva Hindu building design. This shows that the temple was assembled to love the Divine force of Shiva and as the copy of Mahameru, the spot of Divine beings and Goddess. The statue of Nandini, Shivas vehicle, and the help of hapsara-hapsari portraying half human and half god animals, are as proofs to this conclusion.This temple was developed of andesite shakes standing on the range of in the vicinity of 29.68 m square. There is the relationship between Pringapus temple and the engraving of Argapura dating in 852 Advertisement. The amounts of the year cut on the foot of the Temple is evaluated demonstrating the finishing of its development at 772 Saka (=850AD). Studying the date of the development, the temple was perhaps fabricated at the region of Syailendra Dynasty.
Devotees visit this temple to seek fulfillment of the following:-
- Relief from diseases
- Purchase of vehicles
- Gain Knowledge
Kailaasarana Shiva Chandramouli Phaneendra Maathaa Mukutee Zalaalee Kaarunya Sindhu Bhava Dukha Haaree Thujaveena Shambho Maja Kona Taaree
Meaning -Oh Lord Shiva who is seated on Mount Kailash, where the moon decorates his forehead and the king of serpents crown his head, who is merciful and removes delusion, You alone can protect me. I surrender to thee.
Aum Trayambakam Yajaamahey Sugandhim Pusti Vardhanam Urvaarukamiva Bandhanaath Mrutyor Muksheeya Maamritaat
Meaning -We worship the fragrant Lord Shiva, who has 3 eyes and who cultivates all beings. May He free me from death, for immortality, as even a cucumber is separated from its bond with the vine.