Atmakur, Nellore

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See also Atmakur, Kurnool district or Atmakur, Warangal district
Atmakur
Municipality
Atmakur is located in Andhra Pradesh
Atmakur
Atmakur
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 14°37′00″N 79°37′00″E / 14.6167°N 79.6167°E / 14.6167; 79.6167Coordinates: 14°37′00″N 79°37′00″E / 14.6167°N 79.6167°E / 14.6167; 79.6167
Country  India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Nellore
Elevation 58 m (190 ft)
Population
 • Total 27,462
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Atmakur is the headquarters of Atmakur mandal in Spsr Nellore District of Andhra Pradesh State, India. It belongs to Andhra region .It is located 51 KM towards west from District head quarters Nellore.

History[edit]

Atmakur has a rich heritage and culture. During the 16th century, it was under the rule of Vijayanagara Empire. Since then, it has been under the rule of different Kings and kingdoms.

Places of interest[edit]

  • Atmakur Main bazar Sri Aryavysya Kodanda Ramaswamy devasthanam.
  • Near satram Alaghanathaswami Devastanam
  • Lord Venkateswara Temple
  • Venkatrao Palli Abhaya Anjaneya Swamy Temple
  • Somasila dam on Penna river
  • A.S Peta Rahamatabad Darga
  • Anantha Sagaram Pond
  • Mahimaluru Venugopala Swami temple
  • Venkatrao palliKodanda Ramanjaneya Swami temple
  • Nellorepalem sri ramalayam ,Venkaiah swami temple
  • Sri Avadhuth Kasinayana Ashram

How to reach Atmakur[edit]

By Road

Nellore is the Nearest Town to Atmakur. Nellore is 53 km from Atmakur. Road connectivity is there from Nellore to Atmakur.

By Rail

There is no railway station near to Atmakur in less than 10 km. How ever There are railway stations from Near By town Nellore. Nellore South Rail Way Station , Nellore Rail Way Station are the railway stations near to Nellore. You can reach from Nellore to Atmakur by road after .

By Bus

Atmakur (N) APSRTC Bus Station , Vasili APSRTC Bus Station , Annasamudram Pet APSRTC Bus Station are the nearby by Bus Stations to Atmakur .APSRTC runs Number of busses from major cities to here.

Assembly constituency[edit]

Atmakur is an assembly constituency in Andhra Pradesh. In 1999, there were 1,58,292 registered voters in Atmakur constituency.

Education[edit]

Secondary and higher secondary education are handled by SSC board.There are several schools,Junior colleges,Degree Colleges & one engineering college named Atmakur engineering college offering B.tech & M.tech.

References[edit]

Citations[edit]

Resources[edit]

  • Alan Butterworth and Y Venugopaul Chetty, A Collection of the Inscriptions on Copper-Plates & Stones In The Nellore District. - 3 Vols., Asian Educational Services (1990)
  • Sivuni Chandra sekhar Reddy-Atmakur Kaifiyatu (An Autobiography of Atmakur)

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