Kotappakonda

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Kotappakonda
కోటప్పకొండ
Kotappakonda temple view
Kotappakonda temple view
Kotappakonda is located in Andhra Pradesh
Kotappakonda
Kotappakonda
Kotappakonda is located in India
Kotappakonda
Kotappakonda
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 16°8′41.28″N 80°2′22.2″E / 16.1448000°N 80.039500°E / 16.1448000; 80.039500Coordinates: 16°8′41.28″N 80°2′22.2″E / 16.1448000°N 80.039500°E / 16.1448000; 80.039500
Country India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Guntur
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 522601
Telephone code 918647-XXXX XXXX
Vehicle registration AP-07-XX-XXXX
Nearest city Narasaraopet
Lok Sabha constituency Narasaraopet

Kotappakonda is a holy hill, situated in Guntur district, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Culture[edit]

Vedas are recognized as the oral heritage by the UNESCO and are taught at Veda Patasala in the village, established by Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams[1] Maha Sivaratri every year and more than 7 lakh people throng this temple. This is called Kotayya thirunalla or Kotappakonda thirunalla.

Transport[edit]

Kotappakonda town can be reached by bus from Guntur or Narasaraopet or Chilakaluripet.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "President inaugurates TTD's veda patasala in A.P.". The Hindu. Akiveedu (West Godavari district). 25 December 2015. Retrieved 14 March 2016.