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  Andhra Pradesh - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Andhra Pradesh is the fifth largest state in India and it forms the major link between the north and the south of India.
The Andhra (or Telugu) were at the forefront of Indian nationalism in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Andhra Pradesh has several museums, including the Salar Jung Museum, which features a varied collection of sculptures, paintings, and religious artifacts, and the Archaeological Museum, which features Buddhist and Hindu sculptures and other antiques; both museums are located in Hyderabad.
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 Andhra Pradesh Music,Music in South India
Andhra Pradesh is one of the important centres of music in South India.
Annamacharya is one the eminent poet saints of Andhra Pradesh.
Andhra Pradesh is one of the chief centres for present-day Carnatic music apart from Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, and Kerala.
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 Andhra Pradesh
The northern area of Andhra Pradesh is mountainous with an annual rain fall of 110 to 125 mm.
Andhra Pradesh has a varied topography and climate, ranging from the seacoast to the hill ranges traversed with river valleys.
Andhra Pradesh has the distinction of also saving and bringing the fl buck from the Nehru Zoological Park to the wild at the Mahaveer Harini Vanasthali by acquiring a breeding stock of six animals.
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 Andhra Pradesh Travel Guide :: India Destination Guide
Andhra Pradesh is the fifth largest state in the peninsular India.
Andhra Pradesh was constituted as a separate state on October 1, 1953, comprising the 11 districts of the erstwhile Madras state, and made Kurnool the capital.
The captivating coastline of Andhra Pradesh is heaven for the sun worshippers and the sea bathers alike.
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 Andhra Pradesh biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Andhra Pradesh, a state in South India, lies between 12°41' and 22°N latitude and 77° and 84°40'E longitude.
Andhra Pradesh became the first linguistically-based state in India, which paved the way for the establishment of other linguistic states.
Naidu was the longest serving chief minster of Andhra Pradesh (for more than 8 years from 1995-2004), before being defeated by the Congress-led coalition in the May 2004 polls.
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 Andhra Pradesh Cultural Heritage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Andhra valour and intrepidity, affluence and well-being of two millennia age, reflected in the writings of the Greek historian, Megasthenes, are to this day a source of inspiration.
Andhra Pradesh is also a land of splendid historical cities like Warangal, Rajahmundry, Tirupathi and Hyderabad with historical monuments such as Kakatiya Gate at Warangal, Golconda, Charminar and Mecca Masjid at Hyderabad.
Andhra Natyam is an ancient lasya dance tradition performed by female dance artistes of Andhra Pradesh for the last two thousand years in Bouddha Aaramas, Temples, Courts of Maharajahs and in public places for the common people.
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Andhra Pradesh comprises of fertile coastal plains, semi arid Deccan plateau and the lofty hills capes of the Eastern Ghats.
Some of the incredible sights of Andhra Pradesh are the world's tallest masonry dam, million year old caves.
It is famous in Srikakulam and Vijayanagaram districts of Andhra Pradesh.
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 Dance, drama and music in Andhra Pradesh, Kuchipudi dance, tour to andhra pradesh, travel packages.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The Andhra Nataka Kala Parishat was established in 1915.
The growth centres of music situated in the are laying in present Andhra Pradeshwer in the coastal belt, eg.
Musical activity in Andhra Pradesh is also sustained round the year in its festivals like Thyagaraja Aaraadhana (January), Ramanavami (April), Annamacharya fest (May), Ganesh Chaturthi and Dussehra (September-October).
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 Findians Paradise - Details about the State of ANDHRA PRADESH   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
It is bounded by Madhya Pradesh and Orissa on the north, the Bay of Bengal on the east, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka on the south and Maharashtra on the west.
Andhra Pradesh is the first state in India that was formed purely on a linguistic basis.
On the 1st of November 1956 as recommended by the States Reorganisation Commission, the Stae of Andhra was enlarged by the addition of the Dominion of the Nizam and Hyderabad was made the capital of the enlarged state.
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 Andhra Pradesh Heritage Tours,Andhra Pradesh Heritage Travel,Andhra Pradesh Cultural Tours   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Andhra Pradesh, is a state rich in natural resources, cultural heritage, history and most of all, an opportunity to explore them.
Telugu, the official language of Andhra Pradesh, is described by C.P. Brown as the " Italian of the East ".
Kuchipudi, a blend of music and abhinaya, is Andhra Pradesh‘s unique contribution to dance it have flowered from a village called Kuchelapuri or Kuchelapuram in Krishna district.
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 Andhra Pradesh,Andhra Pradesh Tourism,Andhra Pradesh Travel,Andhra Pradesh India,Andhra Tours
Andhra Pradesh is known for the famous Sri Venkateswara temple at Tirupati, Charminar, Salar Jung Museum, Golconda Fort in Hyderabad and Buddhist viharas at Nagarjunasagar.
Culture of Andhra Pradesh: Beautiful crafts, vibrant religious festivals, a varied cuisine and the sonorant mother tongue, Telugu, are some of the indelible impressions of this state.
Festivals of Andhra Pradesh: The Deccan Festival, with its cultural programmes is celebrated in February.
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 Andhra Pradesh - free-definition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Andhra Pradesh, an Indian state, lies between 12°41' and 22°N latitude and 77° and 84°40'E longitude.
Demands for a separate state for Telugu speakers led to the formation of Andhra Pradesh in October 1, 1953 from the 11 northern districts of Madras state.
The state has varied topography ranging from the hills and valleys in the east Araku valley, the sun kissed beaches of Visakhapatnam to the hills of the south culminating in the beautiful Tirumala near Tirupati.
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 Andhra Pradesh   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
From the high arid Deccan plateau, gradually sloping down to the low lying coastal region in the east, Andhra Pradesh spreads with rocks, forests, green fields, lakes and beaches with her regal glory and mystic charm between Orissa and Tamilnadu across the costal lines and states of Madhya Pradesh, Chhatishgarh, Maharastra and Karnatak.
Andhra continued to be ruled with tormoil by many small dynasties during 1135 — 1206 AD recognizing the sovereiguly of Velanati Cholas.
The ripples of freedom struggle waved in Andhra in 1860’s in the shape of Rohilla and Arab soldiers attack against the Residency, and in the rebelion of Gonds in Adilabad district.
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 Andhra Pradesh - Enpsychlopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Andhra Pradesh (ఆంధ్ర ప్రదేశం)(Āndhra Prādesh), a state in South India, lies between 12°41' and 22°N latitude and 77° and 84°40'E longitude.
Kurnool was the first capital of the Andhra state with the high court established at Guntur.
Andhra Pradesh had a row of Congress governments till 1982.
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 Andhra Pradesh   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
East Godavari, it is the Rice Granary of Andhra Pradesh, beckons tourists to have a glimpse of its rich cultural heritage.
APIDC was set up by the Government of Andhra Pradesh for the planned development of medium and large scale industries in the State.
Nizamabad district is Situated in the Northern part of the State and is one of the 10 districts of Telangana region in the state of Andhra Pradesh.
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 Music of Andhra Pradesh - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Andhra Pradesh is a state of India, known for classical dance of various kinds.
Kuchipudi, a mixture of abhinaya and music, is the most unique kind of dance from the area.
 This article about a music genre is a stub.
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 ANDHRA PRADESH   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
A land with rich cultural heritage of Literature, Art, Music, Dance and Drama, it abounds in magnificent monuments which breathe history, lakes and beaches which exude charm and beauty, wild life sanctuaries with majestic Animal Kingdom, Great Ancient Temples, Mosques and Churches and of course, the Modern Temples of Trade.
Andhra Pradesh was formed on 1-11-1956 as a result of the integration of nine Telugu districts of the erstwhile Hyderabad State with the then Andhra State.
Andhra Pradesh is blessed with beautiful countryside, watered by thirty four rivers which include the Krishna and Godavari, and commands, a coastline of nearly 1000 kms.
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 andhra pradesh temples, temples in andhra pradesh, andhra pradesh temple tours, andhra pradesh religious tours, andhra ...
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This temple is famous as the jain temple of Mahavira, 2000 years old, having 1.5 meters high image of Mahavira.Kolanupaka became the second capital of the Kalyani Chalukyas in the 11th century.
Chanting of mantras and devotional music euphonies the air in the mornings creating a serene atmosphere.
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 Andhra Pradesh Home Page
The then Prime Minister of India, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, on November 1,1956, inaugurating a new state -- Andhra Pradesh, appreciatively commented " The dreams of the people of Andhra Pradesh have come true and the cabinet of ministers is now engulfed with andhraism".
Statehood was achieved on November 1, 1956, and Andhra State was renamed as Andhra Pradesh.
The state is situated in the South-East of the Indian subcontinent, surrounded by Madhya Pradesh and Orissa in the North, TamilNadu in the South, Maharastra in the NorthWest, Karnataka in the West and Bay of Bengal in the East.
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 Andhra Pradesh : India Tourism - Incredible India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Hyderabad, the capital of Andhra Pradesh was founded in the late 6'th century by Qutab Shahi dynasty line of Kings known for their beautiful monuments and mosques, Medieval Indian, Saracenic, Mughal and Colonial architecture which, create an architectural richness rarely found in other parts of the country.
Lapped by the Bay of Bengel, on the eastern part of Andhra Pradesh lies the beach city, Vishakapatnam.
Srisailam, also known as Sriparvata is situated in the Rishabgiri Hills on the Southern banks of the river Krishna in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh.
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 Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The Bauls of Bengal - The history, news, photographs, and samples of music by the Bauls of Bengal, mystic wandering singers who preserve one of the oldest Indian traditions.
Indian Music - The Legends and the Latest - On what is happening and has happened in Indian music.
Purna Das Baul Academy - A nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving the musical, literary, and spiritual legacy of Purna Das Baul and the Bauls of Bengal in North America.
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 Andhra Pradesh - Wikitravel
Andhra Pradesh is a state in the South of India.
Telugu script evolved from the brahmi script as its route.this brahmi script produced a south indian script called kadamba which lead to old kannada script.then the telugu and kannada languages were framed in the same time.poetry in 8th century was available in both telugu and kannada format.
carnatic music-carnatic music is born in the rich telugu language i must say because great saints like thyagaraja,many of whose compositions,annamacharya kritis,originated from the mother tongue of this place.
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 RamaRao
A distinguished exponent of both the classical and popular forms of Indian Music, Rama has repeatedly enthralled her listeners with technical virtuosity, voice culture and range.
In recents times, she accompanied the legendary T.M. Soundarajan, the icon of Tamil popular music, in his Melbourne and Sydney music concerts.
She has initiated and actively participated in anumber of music and dance concerts for charity.
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 SRUTI-India's premier music and dance magazine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Prabhakara Rao, President of the Andhra Music Academy, who was the chief guest, released an audio cassette recording of the late Ankiah, brought out by the Academy and stressed that it was the duty of every music lover in Andhra Pradesh to contribute whatever recordings they had of the
Munuganti Sreeramamurthy, Editor of Ganakala, the Telugu music monthly which is published from Kakinada, recalled the prowess of the late Ankiah.
It comprised music and dance programmes, and a symposium on Haridasa literature.
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 Free PHP ODP Script : Regional : Asia : India : Arts and Entertainment : Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The history, news, photographs, and samples of music by the Bauls of Bengal, mystic wandering singers who preserve one of the oldest Indian traditions.
Music articles, database of musicians, orchestra groups, DJs, recording studios, and music institutes.
A nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving the musical, literary, and spiritual legacy of Purna Das Baul and the Bauls of Bengal in North America.
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 welcome to carnatic.com - south indian classical music
The religion is too ritualistic, the music is too complex, and the art is anachronistic.
The music reflected the spirit of the composition that worships Goddess who presides over the seven notes that shine through navel, heart, throat, tongue, nose, etc and in the Vedas, Gayatri mantra and minds of Gods, holy men and Thyagaraja.
It was quite an experience to the audience that these young artisits not only gave high quality performance but also assured the future of Carnatic music is bright and strong in their hands.
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 Andhra Pradesh-Folk Art & Entertainment   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Knowing embroidery is a pride for any Andhra woman the artistic feminine fingers with a variety of flora and fauna designs create marvels on the pillow covers, Bed sheets, door curtains etc. and coupled with appliqué art, they produce fineries of ladies garments too.
The name itself suggests that it is a recitation by a Yaksha or Yakhini in the ancient state which through the process of a narration episode developed into an opera style with different kinds of songs, dialogues and number of characters.
Thus, Kommulavaru, the descendants of Birnidu who had carried on this tradition are patronized by the Yadavas in Andhra Pradesh so far.
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 Andhra Recipies, Telugu Music, online resources
Andhra is famous for its rich culture, literature.
Andhra recipes are famous for its vast variety of pickles, powders and rice items.
Our aim is to develop an online exchange to share telugu music, andhra recipes and andhra culture.
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 "TELUGU" related terms, short phrases and links   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Telugu is the predominant language of the state of Andhra Pradesh.
Telugu is a language spoken by the people of Andhra Pradesh, a coastal state of India.
Telugu is the language spoken principally in the state of Andhra Pradesh in southern India.
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