this gives a timeline of major and important events that took place in the guntur region of india.. in india history has been kept for thousands of years mainly through the culture, traditions, the science of vedas and puranas.the traditional time scale is clearly defined in yugas cycles. the two epic events listed below are based on the traditional time scale.
durgi is a village in guntur district of the indian state of andhra pradesh. it is the mandal headquarters of durgi mandal in gurazala revenue division. in 15th century, durgi stone craft was originated in the village. geography. durgi is situated at . it is spread over an area of 5,762 ha 14,240 acres . .
a stone image of trivikrama probably dates to the early chalukyas. the front of the apsidal temple is decorated with a chaitya-arch, similar to those found in buddhist rock-cut architecture. another known hindu temple which was converted from a buddhist structure is the kapoteswara temple at chezarla in guntur district.
the amarāvatī stupa, popularly known as the great stūpa at amarāvathī, is a ruined buddhist monument, probably built in phases between the third century bce and about 250 ce, at amaravathi village, guntur district, andhra pradesh, india.the site is under the protection of the archaeological survey of india.the campus includes the stūpa itself and the archaeological museum.
amaravati is the state capital of the indian state of andhra pradesh, and the primary city of the state's capital region.built on allotted space on the southern banks of krishna river in guntur district selected close to the geographical center of the state amaravati is a recently constructed planned city.the city was constructed to serve as andhra pradesh's new capital after telangana was .
mangalagiri: located in guntur district, 12 km from vijayawada is the renowned temple of lord narasimha in mangalagiri, on a hillock. the unique feature of this temple is that the mouth of the idol accepts half the quantity of panakam jaggery dissolved in water offered by devotees, irrespective of the size of the vessel.
the structure of the prakasam barrage stretches 1223.5 m across the krishna river connecting krishna and guntur districts. the barrage serves also as a road bridge and spans over a lake. the three canals associated with the barrage run through the city of vijayawada, crossing it and giving it a venetian appearance.
vykuntapuram, also spelled as vaikuntapuram, is a village in guntur district of the indian state of andhra pradesh.it is located in amaravathi mandal of guntur revenue division. the village forms a part of andhra pradesh capital region, under the jurisdiction of apcrda.
uddandarayunipalem is a neighbourhood and a part of urban notified area of amaravati, the state capital of the indian state of andhra pradesh. it was a village in thullur mandal of guntur district, prior to its denotification as gram panchayat. it also hosted the foundation stone ceremony of amaravati, on 22 october 2015, when prime minister narendra modi laid the foundation stone of amaravati.
ponnur is a town in guntur district of the indian state of andhra pradesh. kilari venkata rosaiah – ysrcp party is the present mla of the constituency, who won the 2019 andhra pradesh legislative assembly election from ysrcp party. qit is a municipality and the mandal headquarter of ponnur mandal under tenali revenue division.
amaravati is a proposed and planned capital city of andhra pradesh, india. it has been allotted space to be built on the southern banks of the krishna river in guntur district, within the andhra pradesh capital region. it is being built on a 217 sq km riverfront designed to have 51% of green spaces and 10% of water bodies.
kondaveedu fort is a historically significant ancient hill fortress located in kondaveedu, a village in the chilakaluripet constituency of guntur district, andhra pradesh, india.the site is located 16 miles west of the city of guntur.apart from this main fort, there are two other forts names not known nearby.
this is a list of monuments of national importance as officially recognized by and available through the website of the archaeological survey of india asi in the indian state andhra pradesh. the monument identifier is a combination of the abbreviation of the subdivision of the list state, asi circle and the numbering as published on the website of the asi.
the bhattiprolu script is a variant of the brahmi script which has been found in old inscriptions at bhattiprolu, a small village in guntur district, andhra pradesh, south india. it is located in the fertile krishna river delta and the estuary region where the river meets the bay of bengal.
guntur district is one of the nine districts in the coastal andhra region of the indian state of andhra pradesh.the administrative seat of the district is located at guntur, the largest city of the district in terms of area and population. it has a coastline of approximately 100 km and is situated on the right bank of krishna river, that separates it from krishna district and extends till it .
nagarjuna sagar dam is a masonry dam across the krishna river at nagarjuna sagar which straddles the border between guntur district, andhra pradesh and nalgonda district, telangana.constructed between 1955 and 1967, the dam created a water reservoir with gross storage capacity of 11.472 billion cubic metres 405.1 × 10 ^ 9 cu ft . the dam is 590 feet 180 m tall from its deepest foundation .
guntur railway division is one of the three divisions of the south coast railway zone of indian railways. the division was sanctioned in 1995–96 and was fully operational on 1 april 2003, with its headquarters at guntur. the rail vikas bhavan in pattabhipuram area of guntur, serves as the office of divisional railway manager.