Final Resting Place of a French General

The city of Hyderabad and its dynastic rulers shared an association with different colonial powers centuries ago. While some of the cantonment areas in Secunderabad, have been established by the British, here’s a unique French connection in the heart of Hyderabad city. Located in Moosaram Bagh locality near Dilsukhnagar in Hyderabad, Raymond’s obelisk is the …

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A Historic Black Granite Carving

The state of Telangana is a rich repository of heritage structures, sculptures and many more. There are many mandal’s in the state, which boast of a great legacy, seen in the form of rare antiques and monuments. Rangareddy district is well known for its heritage significance, and continues to be explored, by historians. There are …

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Temple Cluster, An Architectural Wonder!

Forts are always considered powerful structures 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 …

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Kakatiya Era Shrine of Sangareddy

Kalbagur is a small village situated close to the district headquarters of Sangareddy, in the state of Telangana. Sri Kasi Vishweshwara Temple is situated in this village, near Manjeera Barrage. There is a Trikuta temple which consists of a porch in the east, a hall and shrines to the west, north and south of the …

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Sandhara temple of Kakatiya Era

Each religion has its own set of tenets, beliefs and values. Hinduism, a major religion of India, is equally known for its scriptures, temples, and other edicts, which have been a hallmark of its religious beliefs. Every dynasty in India, and Telangana have left their indelible mark in terms of religious structures, forts, currency and …

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