Majestic,1000-Year Old Vanagiridurgam!

Each district in Telangana has a unique legacy associated with its age-old forts and other historic structures. In fact, it is not an exaggeration to say that Telangana state, is a land of rich heritage structures and forts. Gandhari Khilla, also called Gandharikota or Gandharigutta is a hill fort, located near Bokkalagutta village in Mandamarri …

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Rachakonda Fort

Telangana region is home to several forts and historic structures that depict the rich past of the region which has seen the reign of many prominent dynasties of South India. One such magnificent remains can be seen in Rachakonda Fort. This structure is located near Choutuppal town in Yadadri Bhuvanagiri district of Telangana. The fort …

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A Trip down the Memory Lane in Nirmal

Each fort in the annals of history has a different background, story and history. In fact, these structures are a witness to several historic moments, conquests, victory and defeat of several mighty rulers and empires. Telangana state is home to numerous forts, which reflects the state’s tryst with many dynasties in each region that shaped …

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Ancient Hindu Shrine of Mystic Powers

Most Hindu temples belong to Shaivite or Vaishnavite traditions. Telangana state is renowned as a home to many glorious temples, with great history, belonging to both traditions. The forest region of Eastern part of Telangana, has its own legacy in terms of temples and unique culture. Kaleshwaram Temple is one such historic temple, located in …

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Protecting Our Prestigious Legacy

Telangana, India’s youngest state can be truly described as treasure trove of archaeology. 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. The state boasts of invaluable heritage, timeless monuments and many more. Telangana region …

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Nizam-Era Museum of Hyderabad

The State Museum located in Public Gardens, Hyderabad, is one of the richest repositories of antiquities in Telangana State. The Museum was formally inaugurated in the year 1931. The current Museum building represents Indo-Islamic architecture with subtle domes, high arches, stylistic windows and other features. The museum was built under the supervision of Nizam of …

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Aristocratic Glory of Nizam-e-Hyderabad

The heritage splendor of Hyderabad city needs no special introduction as the region is home numerous structures, which are hundreds of years old.  Paigah Tombs, also called asMaqhbara Shams al-Umara, are one of the most renowned and historic tombs, located in old city of Hyderabad.The necropolis is located about 4 km to the southeast of …

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Conserving the Buddhist Heritage of Telangana

Telangana is a blessed land that has was once home to ancient Buddhist settlements.  The state is home to many significant Buddhist sites of immense archaeological importance. Buddhism is an ancient religion which has greatly flourished in South and South East Asia, several centuries ago. The region of Nagarjuna Sagar dam, located in Nalgonda district …

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Ancient Venkateshwara Temple of Kuchanapalli

The state of Telangana, occupies a pride of place in the chapters of history as the region has witnessed the rule of several dynasties that have left an everlasting impact on its culture and traditions. The region is home to several Vaishnavite and Shaivite temples, which reflects the patronage accorded by rulers of yesteryears to …

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Majestic Monument of the Golconda Sultanate

The Deccan region of Telangana, especially Hyderabad city and several adjoining regions in Ranga Reddy district are home to prominent mosques of the Qutub Shahi Period, which are not just religious symbols, but also a witness to the centuries-old history. The Qutub Shahi dynasty The Qutub Shahi dynasty spanned for about 170 years in South …

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