Divine in Warangal

Warangal in the Deccan plateau is home to the very classic and brilliant Kakatiya art. The Ramalingeswara Temple which is popularly known as the Ramappa temple is one such amazing piece of art that stands as a testimony of the royal Kakatiyas. The temple got its name Ramappa because of its chief sculptor Ramappa. It's probably the only temple in the country to be known by the name of its sculptor. The medieval Deccan Ramappa Temple which dates back to 1213 AD, was built by the patronage of the Kakatiya ruler Kakati Ganapathi Deva under the authority of his Chief Commander Rudra Samani at the place known as Ranakude in the Atukuru province. The Ramappa temple is the right destination for people who admire architectural brilliance and have a panoramic view of true scenic beauty. The temple is situated in Palampet village of the Venkatapur Mandal, in Mulug Taluq of Warangal.

The Ramappa temple has been referred as the brightest star in the network of medieval temples in the Deccan region. You can reach the temple via a royal garden, which is now reduced to a lawn with a path paved by trees. Another striking feature of this temple is that it is built with bricks that are so light that they can easily float on water. The temple which is situated in a valley took nearly 40 years to be completed. Elaborate carvings line the walls and also cover the pillars and ceilings of the temple.

The Ramappa temple finds its hold on a 6 feet high platform on a cruciform plan. The temple's chamber is crowned with a shikharam and is surrounded by pradakshinapatha. At the entrance of the temple, we can find a Nandi mandapam. An imposing Nandi vigraham stands on it.

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Ramappa temple is located at a distance of nearly 70 km from Warangal city and is accessible by road.

All Days of the Week
Monday - Friday: 6.00 AM - 6.00 PM
Saturday: 6.00 AM - 6.00 PM
Sunday: 6.00 AM - 6.00 PM
Public Holidays: 6.00 AM - 6.00 PM

Haritha Lake View Resort Ramappa is an ideal hotel for quality food for tourists visiting Ramappa temple.

Visitors can buy few local made handicrafts, toys and small antique items here.

Haritha Lake View Resort Ramappa is the best option for quality accommodation with its well maintained interiors and rooms.

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Near Desaipet Road, Desaipet Rd, Vasavi Colony, Kothawada, Warangal, Telangana 506002, India
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