Telangana's Ramappa temple inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage list

Rudreshwara, popularly known as Ramappa Temple at Palampet, Mulugu district, near Warangal in the state of Telangana has been inscribed on UNESCO's World Heritage list.

"The decision was taken at the 44th session of the World Heritage Committee of UNESCO today. Ramappa temple, a 13th century engineering marvel 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," PIB India (Press Information Bureau) said in a press release.


“Just inscribed as World Heritage Site: KakatiyaRudeshwara (Ramappa) Temple, Telengana in India. Bravo! “UNESCO announced in a tweet today." added.


The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi congratulated the nation.
"Excellent! Congratulations to everyone, specially the people of Telangana. The iconic Ramappa Temple showcases the outstanding craftsmanship of great Kakatiya dynasty. I would urge you all to visit this majestic Temple complex and get a first-hand experience of it’s grandness." - PM Narendra Modi tweeted.