Phanigiri

Hidden gem: 5th century Buddhist monastery in Hyderabad deserves more attention

Seshacharyulu, 90, a resident of Phanigiri colony, had found a cave whose entrance was sealed by boulders on a hillock near his house in 1982. 

published on : 14th October 2021

Two years on, Bodhisattva stucco yet to be restored

A life-size Bodhisattva made of stucco was unearthed by the archaeologists of the State Heritage Department two years ago at Phanigiri, an ancient Buddhist site in Suryapet.

published on : 26th June 2021