Vissannapeta

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Vissannapeta
City
Nickname(s): vpt
Vissannapeta is located in Andhra Pradesh
Vissannapeta
Vissannapeta
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 16°57′N 80°47′E / 16.950°N 80.783°E / 16.950; 80.783Coordinates: 16°57′N 80°47′E / 16.950°N 80.783°E / 16.950; 80.783
Country  India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Krishna
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 521215
Telephone code 08673
Vehicle registration AP16
Lok Sabha constituency Vijayawada
Vidhan Sabha constituency Tiruvuru
Climate hot (Köppen)

Vissannapeta (Telugu: విస్సన్నపేట) is a village and Mandal in Krishna District, Andhra Pradesh, India. It is situated 62 km from Vijayawada to the way towards Sattupalli. This is an educational hub for Nuzvidu, Tiruvuru and Mylavaram. The three famous educational institutes in Vissannapeta are SRI SRI, Siddhartha and Vikas. These institutes offer L.K.G. TO P.G., D.Pharmacy, B.Pharmacy, Polytechnic, B.Ed., T.T.C. and M.C.A.

Vissannapeta has reconstructed old temple Sri Lakshmi Tirupatamma temple, Tirpathamma Kalayanam, Seva and Bonalu are famous in Tirupathamma temple, another famous templae Shivalayam in Sattupalli road, Kalyanam and Rath yatra on Mahashivratri day are famous in Shivalayam. Also, Kanaka Durga Temple, near to Siddhartha School is another popular one.

People depend mostly on agriculture of mango and paddy as main crops. Mango business would be carried out more in summer season.

Sri Lakshmi Tirupatamma temple[edit]

The primary deity of Sri Lakshmi Tirupatamma Temple, Vissaannapeta is the great goddess “Sri Laxmi Tirupathamma, Gopaiah”. Lakhs of devotees, each year from all over Andhra Pradesh visit the temple of Sri Lakshmi Tirupatamma talli seeking blessings. In the Vissannapeta Lakshmi Tirupathamma Temple, Sri Tirupatamba is worshipped as the image of “Shakti”. The temple annual fair likeTirupatamma Kalyanam, Seva, Bonalu held during the occasion of Magha Suddha Poornima that is in February–March months.

Villages in Vissannapeta Mandal[edit]

The following is the list of villages in this Mandal.[1]

  1. Chandrupatla
  2. Kalagara
  3. Kondaparva
  4. Korlamanda
  5. Narasapuram
  6. Putrela
  7. mallela
  8. Tatakuntla
  9. Telladevara palli
  10. Vemireddipalle
  11. Vissannapeta
  12. Vissannapeta B.C.colony
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Vissannapeta is famous for mango gardens and competes with the Nuzvid which is famous for its mango crop in Andhra Pradesh. The Banginapalli mangoes of Vissannapeta are exported to all the major cities in India and overseas. This is a good place to establish mango bi-product factories. A lake constructed by the Govt of AP, is now able to supply water in Tiruvuru constituency.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Villages in Vissannapeta Mandal". Retrieved 16 February 2007.