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Panyam is located in Andhra Pradesh
Panyam is located in India
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 15°31′00″N 78°21′00″E / 15.5167°N 78.3500°E / 15.5167; 78.3500Coordinates: 15°31′00″N 78°21′00″E / 15.5167°N 78.3500°E / 15.5167; 78.3500
Country  India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Kurnool
Elevation 218 m (715 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 14,562
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration AP

Panyam or Panem is a village in Panyam Mandal , Kurnool District, Andhra Pradesh State . Panyam is a main village for the Panyam Mandal.[1][2]


A religious congregation is held every year.During this congregation there will be an abhishekam to shivalingam in Sri Panikeswara Swamy Temple and the marriage of Lord Shiva with Parvati devi followed by a car festival in the evening.Coconuts and Ornaments are offered to the deity.It is a very ancient festival confined to panyam and the neighbouring villages.Shri P.V.Bhimasena Rao and the member's of his family who were the feudal lords(Zamindars) are the trustees to the temple's and festival's celebrated by Hindus from this village and the neighbourhood congregates.After the festival prasadam is distributed to all the devotees.[3]


Panyam village is located in Panyam Tehsil of Kurnool district in Andhra Pradesh, India. It is situated 57 km away from district headquarter Panyam. Panyam is the sub-district headquarter of Panyam village. As per 2009 stats, Panyam village is itself a gram panchayat.

The total geographical area of village is 3106 hectares. Panyam has a total population of 14,562 peoples. There are about 3,452 houses in Panyam village. Nandyal is nearest town to Panyam which is approximately 16 km away.[4] Panyam is located at 15°31′00″N 78°21′00″E / 15.5167°N 78.3500°E / 15.5167; 78.3500.[5] It has an average elevation of 218 meters (718 feet).


The village is home to about 14562 people, among them 7291 (50%) are male and 7271 (50%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 13% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Panyam village is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 3452 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family[6]

Weather and Climate[edit]

It is too Hot in summer. Panyam summer highest day temperature is in between 34 °C to 43 °C . Average temperatures of January is 24 °C , February is 26 °C , March is 30 °C , April is 34 °C , May is 37 °C.[7]

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