Gomateshwara Statue, Shravanabelagola, Karnataka

Shravanabelagola (Kannada: ಶ್ರವಣಬೆಳಗೊಳ) is a town in the Hassan district of the Indian state of Karnataka. The place is very famous for the statue of Gommateshwara & also its an important pilgrimage center in Jainism. The town of Shravanabelagola lies between the 2 famous hills Vindhyagiri & Chandragiri.


Tamil Nadu, India

Tamil Nadu (TN) is a state in India, situated in the southern most part of India. The southern most part of TN (Kanyakumari) being a peninsula shares with 3 oceans (The Indian ocean at the south, Bay of Bengal at the south east & Arabian Sea at the south west). The history of TN dates back from 300 BCE, Cholas were the ones who ruled this region for the longest period.

Tamil Nadu Tourism:
Tamil Nadu is land of Temples, there are many good & big Temples like the Madurai Meenakshi Temple, Kanchi Kamakshi Temple, Rameshwaram, Palani, ... etc . TN also has many popular Hill Stations like Ooty, Kodaikanal, .. There are few Historical Places like the Mahabalipuram, .. which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. TN's tourism industry is the second largest in India. There are quite a few wildlife sanctuaries & beautiful beaches also.


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Andhra Pradesh, India

Andhra Pradesh (AP) is a state in India, situated on the south eastern coast of India. Its the fourth largest state by area & 5th largest state by population in India. Hyderabad is the capital & biggest city in AP.

Andhra Pradesh Tourism:
Andhra Pradesh is a home to many holy places like Tirumala Venkateshwara Temple, Srisailam, Mantralaya .. etc. There are also many historical places, AP which has the second longest coast line in India has many good beaches also. The northern parts of AP has good caves (Borra Caves), Telangana region has beautiful forts & mosques.


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Srikalahasti Temple, Andhra Pradesh (with photos)

Srikalahasti Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva is located in the Chittor district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. Its around 35 km from Tirupati. This Temple was built during the 12th century by the Chola Dynasty & later maintained & improved by the Vijayanagara Kingdom.

Tirumala Venkateswara Temple, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

The Venkateshwara Temple at Tirumala hills is one of the world famous & the world's second richest Temple & the most visited place of worship in the world. Located in Chittor district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, its around 260 km from Bengaluru, 175 km from Chennai & around 595 km from Hyderabad.

Sigandur Chowdeshwari Temple, Karnataka

Sigandhur / Sigandhoor is a small village in the islands of Sharavathi Back waters in Sagar Taluk of the Indian state of Karnataka. Its famous for the Chowdeshwari Temple dedicated to Godess Chowdamma (Parvathi). Surrounded by lush green mountains & trees, this place is very beautiful.