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Bommalagutta in Karimnagar district has historical importance | Bommalagutta was a famous Jain center during 7th and 10th centuries

December 9th, 2010| Filed in Andhra Pradesh, Heritage/Historical tourism, Historic monuments, South India, Travel News

Bommalagutta in Karimnagar district has historical importance | Bommalagutta was a famous Jain center during 7th and 10th centuries Archeology department has sent a suggestion to State Government of Andhra Pradesh to recognize Bommalagutta as an archeological prominence center.  Bommalagutta is located in Kurikyal village in Karimnagar and stands as a witness to history of […]

Temples in Pithapuram | Road map from Kakinada to Pithapuram

September 27th, 2010| Filed in Andhra Pradesh, Pilgrimage tourism, South India, Temples/Pilgrims, Travel News

Temples in Pithapuram | Road map from Kakinada to Pithapuram Pithapuram is one of the famous historical pilgrim and devotional place. There is a historical story behind the name of that place where, the death of Dakshayanai under the Peetha Bhagam due to the non bearance of the insult from the paternal family, the place […]

Story behind the temple, mode of transport and accommodation at Jajpur (NABHIGAYA )| Road map and driving directions to Jajpur from Cuttack, Orissa

December 30th, 2010| Filed in Jaipur, North India, Pilgrimage tourism, Rajasthan, Temples/Pilgrims, Travel News

Story behind the temple, mode of transport and accommodation at Jajpur (NABHIGAYA )| Road map and driving directions to Jajpur from Cuttack, Orissa Jajpur in Orissa which is one of the Astadasa sakti peetam is also called ‘Nabhigaya’.  Deity here is Viraja devi or Parvati. Once there was a demon Gaya.  Though he was a […]

What to see in and around Aurangabad | Road (Route) map to Aurangabad from Shirdi

September 4th, 2010| Filed in Adventure tourism, Forests, Forts, Hill station tourism, Maharashtra, Pilgrimage tourism, Temples/Pilgrims, Travel News

What to see in and around Aurangabad | Road (Route) map to Aurangabad from Shirdi Aurangabad is the city which is formed based on the name of the king Aurangzeb who is the last of the Mughal Emperors. There are no special places to be visited in this place but the Aurangabad is the way […]

Sowparnika River and Garuda Cave near Kollur | Road (Route) Map from Udipi to Kollur

September 30th, 2010| Filed in Karnataka, Pilgrimage tourism, Rivers, South India, Travel News

Sowparnika River and Garuda Cave near Kollur | Road (Route) Map from Udipi to Kollur Sowparnika River and Garuda Cave near Kollur The river Sowparnika which flow in the sanctuary of Mookambika descend from Kodachadri hills with less depth. There are two more streams called Bhrungisha and Pippalada join the river Sowparnika. There is a […]

Kumararam is one of the Pancharamas in Andhra Pradesh

January 20th, 2011| Filed in Andhra Pradesh, Pilgrimage tourism, South India, Temples/Pilgrims, Travel News

Kumararam is one of the Pancharamas in Andhra Pradesh | Road (Route) map to Kumararam (Kotipalli) from Draksharamam Kumararamam or Kotipalli near Rajahmundry is one of the Pancharamas in Andhra Pradesh.  River Godavari meets the sea at this place. Lord Shiva is worshipped as Triambakeshwar at Nasik, the birth place of River Godavari in Maharashtra.  […]