An Ode to a Royal Courtesan!

Hyderabad city represents a confluence of several cultures and traditions.  Hyderabad region was once a territory of the richest man in the world, the Nizam. The region is well known all over the world for its history, arts, architecture and culture. More than 700 years of its history is preserved, in the form of several …

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Temples Built by the Regional Feudatories of Kakatiyas

Telangana state needs no special introduction for its priceless heritage. The region is home to many historic structures which occupies a unique pride of place among other states in India since the region is home to many monuments, built by several dynasties over the years, which reflects the heritage glory and also the archeological prominence …

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Ancient Buddhist Site of Karukonda

Buddhism is an ancient religion which has greatly flourished in South and South-East Asia, several centuries ago. Telangana is a blessed land that was once home to ancient Buddhist settlements.  The state is home to many significant Buddhist sites of immense archaeological importance. One such unique site of Buddhism is located in Telangana at Karukonda …

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Kakatiya-Era Temple Clusterof Nagunuru

Forts are always considered as powerfulstructures of archeological significance,as they have played a key role in defenses and also in projecting the might of yesteryear dynasties and rulers. Nagunuru Fort (also spelled Nagnoor) is one such majestic fort built by the rulers of Kakatiya dynasty. It is located in the village of Nagunuru, to the …

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