Mangapet

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Mangapet
village and mandal
Malluru Temple in Mangapet Mandal
Malluru Temple in Mangapet Mandal
Mangapet is located in Telangana
Mangapet
Mangapet
Location in Telangana, India
Coordinates: 18°15′N 80°31′E / 18.25°N 80.52°E / 18.25; 80.52Coordinates: 18°15′N 80°31′E / 18.25°N 80.52°E / 18.25; 80.52
Country  India
State Telangana
Talukas Mangapet
Elevation 528 m (1,732 ft)
Population
 • Total 20,000
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration TS 03

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Tourist attractions[edit]

The Shiva temple in Mangapet, unique because the deity faces west, is 400 years old.

Shri Laxmi-Narasimha Swamy temple[2] in Mallur (7 km away from Mangapet) is located deep in the forests by the southern banks of the Godhavari River. Chinthamani Lake is a freshwater lake.

The Godavari river flows close to the town of Mallur.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of Sub-Districts". Census of India. Retrieved 2007-05-29. 
  2. ^ http://www.hemachalam.info