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Ancient Vanadurgam

Telangana state, is land of rich heritage structures and forts. Each district in the state has a unique legacy associated with its age-old forts and other historic structures. Location GandhariKhilla, also called Gandharikota is a hill fort, located near Bokkalagutta village in Mandamarri Mandal,Adilabad district of Telangana. History The fort was believed to have been …

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Hill Fort – Bhongir

There are many heritage structures in our state that represent priceless heritage and invaluable architecture of eras gone by. The Bhongir fort in Yadadri-Bhuvanagiri district of Telangana is one such massive impregnable structure erected by Chalukya ruler, Tribhuvanamalla Vikramaditya VI and the fort has been named after him. The history of is Bhongir fort traced …

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Protect Your Heritage

India’s youngest state Telangana can be truly described as treasure trove of archaeology. The state boasts of invaluable heritage, timeless monuments and many more. The Deccan region of India, encompassing the state of Telangana has been renowned since ages for its heritage legacy and the imprint of several dynasties and their architectural marvels. After bifurcation, …

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Qutub Shahi Tombs

Erected in the memory of the departed kings of Golconda, they are magnificent monuments that have withstood the test of time and nature’s vagaries. They are located one kilometer north of Golconda Fort’s called Banjara Darwaza. They are imposing marvels of architectural excellence that stand as the reminders of the glory of Golconda kings who …

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Exhibition of Glass Plate Negatives, August 19th, State Museum, Hyderabad

A unique exhibition is being organized on the occasion of World Photography Day i.e. August 19th 2016 at the State Museum, Public Gardens, Hyderabad. Every year this day is marked as the World Photography Day, which is all about celebrating the birth of photography. It was originated after the invention of the Daguerreotype photographic processes, …

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Trikuta Temple

There is a dilapidated Trikuta temple built in typical Kakatiya style. The historic temple is found in Kothapalli village. The temple stands on an upapitha which serves the purpose of pradakshinapatha. It is divided into horizontal mouldings. The temple faces south. It consists of a square mandapa with three shrines towards the east, west and north. This temple …

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