Bhadrakali Lake

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Bhadrakali Lake
Bhadrakali Lake, Warangal.JPG
Bhadrakali Lake, Warangal
LocationWarangal, Telangana
Coordinates17°59′42″N 79°34′55″E / 17.9949°N 79.582°E / 17.9949; 79.582
TypeArtificial
Native nameభద్రకాళి చెరువు
Basin countries India
FrozenNo
SettlementsWarangal

Bhadrakali Lake is a lake in Warangal, Telangana built by Ganapati Deva of Kakatiya dynasty. The lake is situated near the famous Bhadrakali Temple.

History[edit]

It was built by Ganapati Deva of Kakatiya dynasty.

Tourism[edit]

The lake is being developed into the largest Geo-Biodiversity Cultural Park – with promenades, historic caves, suspension bridges, natural trails, nesting ground and ecological reserves.[1] Funds have also been sanctioned for strengthening the lake bund, under the HRIDAY scheme.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ifthekhar, J. S. (6 August 2015). "Destination Warangal". The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X. Archived from the original on 21 December 2016. Retrieved 5 October 2019.
  2. ^ "Telangana to restore five water bodies". The Hindu. Special Correspondent. 28 March 2016. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 5 October 2019.CS1 maint: others (link)
  3. ^ Iyer, Swathyr (14 October 2015). "Not Hyderabad, Warangal now tourism hotspot". The Times of India. Retrieved 5 October 2019.