Tag: IN – Kakatiya Rudreshwara (Ramappa) Temple Telangana

World heritage volunteers camp to be held at Ramappa temple from Sept 19 to 30; Telangana Today

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Kakatiya Heritage Trust in association with INTACH, Telangana Tourism Department and other organisations will conduct a 12-day “World heritage volunteers camp -2022” at Kakatiya Rudreswara temple, popularly known as Ramappa temple from September 19 to 30.

Source: World heritage volunteers camp to be held at Ramappa temple from Sept 19 to 30

Ancient Ramappa Temple: Telangana’s UNESCO Heritage Site; Arka Roy Chowdhury; Times of India

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Marco Polo had called this temple, The Brightest Star in the Galaxy of Temples, and today it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Kakatiya Rudreshwara Ramappa Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva, dating back to the year 1213 CE. It is said that this sandstone temple took 40 years to get built, and is a glorious example of the ancient architecture of this region.

Source: Ancient Ramappa Temple: Telangana’s UNESCO Heritage Site

Explained: How Telangana’s Ramappa temple made it to UNESCO’s World Heritage List; Indian Express

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Ramappa temple, a 13th century temple named after its architect, Ramappa, was proposed by the government as its only nomination for the UNESCO World Heritage site tag for the year 2019. Even so, the temple has been in UNESCO’s tentative list since 2014.

Source: Explained: How Telangana’s Ramappa temple made it to UNESCO’s World Heritage List