What is Kadiri famous?
Kadiri is well known for historic temple Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple, which has a grand historic importance. Kadiri is also noted for the biggest banyan tree in the world, Thimmamma Marrimaanu. Kadiri is also famous among tourists for annual car festival Rathothsavam.
Who built Kadiri Temple?
The inscriptions in the temple relate mostly to the Vijayanagar period. One of them states that the temple was built by a Nayaka during the reign of Bukka I in 1332 AD. The raja gopuram was built by Harihararaya.
When was Kadiri temple built?
The temple of Manjunatheshwara on the hills of Kadri is said to be built during the 10th or 11th century.
How many Narasimha temples are there?
Place for all 9 Narasimha Shrines. Like Ashta vinayaka temples, Dwadasa Jyotirlinga temples, Ashtadasa Sakthi Pithas, there are Nava Narasimha Temples. They are Ahobilam Yadagirigutta, Malakonda, Simhachalam, Dharmapuri, Vedadri , Antarvedi, Mangalagiri and Penchalakona. All are in AP and Telangana states.
Who is the MLA of Kadiri?
Kadiri (Assembly constituency)
|Incumbent MLA||Dr. Pedaballi Venkata Sidda Reddy|
|Political Party||Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party|
What are the places to visit in Kadiri?
- Wish Fullfilling Tree. Historic Sites.
- Samadhi Shrine. Religious Sites.
- Prasanthi Nilayam. 168. Educational sites.
- Venugoplaswami Temple. Religious Sites.
- Gandi Sir Anjaneya Temple. Religious Sites.
- Anjaneya Hanuman Swamy Temple. Religious Sites.
- Horsley Hills. 237. Other.
- Penukonda Fort. Historic Sites.
How many temples are in Ahobilam?
It is surrounded by picturesque hills of the Eastern Ghats with several mountain hills and gorges. It is the centre of worship of Narasimha, the lion-headed avatar of Vishnu, to whom the nine Hindu temples and other shrines all dedicated. The main village and a temple complex are at Lower Ahobilam.
Where is Batrepalli?
The Batrepalli waterfalls are located in Talupula mandal, near Kadiri, of Anantapuram district. They are active from September to December. Water begins to flow from the Mallalamma temple in the Nilgiri forest and goes on to join the Batrepalli pond. The falls are located close to Kadapa district as well as Karnataka.
How many wards are in Kadiri?
The Municipal Town is divided in to 17 Revenue Wards.
How many Narasimha temples are in Ahobilam?
It is the centre of worship of Narasimha, the lion-headed avatar of Vishnu, to whom the nine Hindu temples and other shrines all dedicated. The main village and a temple complex are at Lower Ahobilam….
|Elevation||327 m (1,073 ft)|
Who is Puttaparthi MLA?
It is one among 14 constituencies in the Anantapur district. Duddukunta Sreedhar Reddy of YSR Congress Party is currently representing the constituency….Puttaparthi (Assembly constituency)
|Constituency of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly|
|Incumbent MLA||Duddukunta Sreedhar Reddy|
|Political Party||YSR Congress Party|