Yazali

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Yazali

Village

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Yazali is located in Andhra Pradesh
Yazali
Yazali
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 15°54′N 80°28′E / 15.9°N 80.47°E / 15.9; 80.47Coordinates: 15°54′N 80°28′E / 15.9°N 80.47°E / 15.9; 80.47
Country  India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Guntur
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 522111
Vehicle registration 7

Yazali is a small village located in the coastal Guntur District of Andhra Pradesh, India. The population was 3,103 (2001 figures).[citation needed]

History[edit]

Yazali is one of the historical villages of Guntur District (Andhra Pradesh) located 40 miles south of Guntur City on the East Coast of India. It is traditionally known to be the hub of education in the district. The Vedapathasala associated with SankaraMath has a very long history. The Village is about 9 km away from Bay of Bengal and has a potential tourist spot at Suryalanka.

Temples[edit]

The Village has historical Three temples in compound: Siva temple, Anjaneyaswamy temple and laxmi narasimhaswamy temple.

Mr. G. Venkateswararao and Mrs. G. Soundaryavathi from Hyderabad, A.P. India have constructed a Sai Baba temple in their native village Yazali located in Guntur District in Andhra Pradesh, India. Following the idea which was to serve the local people by raising a temple for a holy saint Sai Baba. The Temple was inaugurated on April 30, 2008. A lot of humanitarian activities is conducted by the temple authorities whenever possible. The temple with its wonderful setting houses a number of idols namely Lord Shiva, Lord Ganesha and Lord Dattatreya. [1]

Employment[edit]

The majority occupation of the village is agriculture.

Geography[edit]

Yazali is located at Latitude 15.9044 Longitude 80.4675.[2] It has an average elevation of 5 metres (16 feet).

Yazali Region from a Satellite

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,Yazali had a population of 3,103. Males constituted 51% of the population and females 49%. Yazali has an average literacy rate of 23%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with 35% of the males and 15% of females literate. 10% of the population is under 6 years of age. [3]

Schools and colleges[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Shirdi Sai Baba mandir Yazali, Andhra Pradesh". Shirdisaimandiryazali.com. 2008-04-30. Retrieved 2012-11-23. 
  2. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Bapatla
  3. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.