golconda fort

Golconda Fort, Timings, Ticket Cost

Golconda Fort Hyderabad is one the best place in Hyderabad. Golconda fort in hyderabad is undoubtedly one of the best architectures in India.

Golconda fort history : Golconda fort built by Quli Qutub Shah. It is built in the year 1143. Golconda was the capital of the Qutub Shahi kings. The walls transmitting voice is the special thing in Golconda Fort. The visit of fort is used to learn about ancient Hyderabad.

Golconda Fort Timings

Golconda Fort of Hyderabad Timings: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Day Timing
Monday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Wedesday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Sunday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

How to reach Golconda Fort

11 km from Hyderabad Center. Many buses and taxes available from all parts of Hyderabad.

The Golkonda fort at Hyderabad is around 9 km from Hussain Sagar Lake.

Golconda Fort Sound and Light Show

1st show is in English (on all days in a week)
2nd show is in Telugu (on Monday, Wednesday and Friday), in Hindi (on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday)

Timings of the golconda fort light show video :
First show is available from November to February at 6:30 PM and March to October- 7 PM.
Second show-November to February at 7:45 PM and March to October at 8:15 PM.

Golconda Fort Sound and Light Show Ticket Counter Timings :

Everyday opens from 5:30 PM onwards.

Golconda Fort Sound and Light Show Ticket cost

The ticket costs INR 140 (adult) and INR 110 (child) for executive class
INR 80 (adult) and INR 60 (child) for normal class.

Best time to visit

September to March is the best time to visit, because of less sunshine.

Hyderabad Golconda Entry Fee

Indians: INR 5,
Foreign Tourists: INR 100


Taramati Baradari resorts operated by Telangana Tourism is neat to the fort. Many Private hotels available nearby to the fort.

Best Tourist Places In Hyderabad

The things to do in hyderabad are,

  1. Charminar
  2. Mecca Masjid
  3. Birla Mandir.
  4. Ramoji Film City Hyderabad

The above places are the best hyderabad tourist spots. There are number of places near hyderabad to visit in weekends.


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Telangana songs and writers pdf, Best Lyric Writers in Telugu

Best Lyric writers of Telangana

Chandra Bose

  • Born : 01st January,
  • Place : Challagariga, Warangal
  • Occupation : author
  • Lyricist ,Singer in Doordarshan.
  • Genres : people and lyric author.
  • Awards : Nandi Award for Best writer in 2002
  • He is one of the famous lyric writers in Telangana.

Suddala Ashokteja

  • Born : 4 April 1954
  • Place : Nalgonda
  • Occupation : author
  • Genres : people and lyric author.
  • Awards : National Film Award for Best Lyrics

Ande Sridhar

  • Born : 10th June, 1977
  • Place : Bikkalur, Nizamabad District.
  • Occupation : Lyricist

Dr. Ande Sri

  • Born : 04th January, 1961
  • Place : Rebarthi, Warangal
  • Occupation : author, Lyricist ,singer.
  • Awards : won the Nandi Award for Best writer in 2006 for the movie Ganga.
  • Jaya Jaya He Telangana is witten by Andesri. This is the state song of the of Telangana State.
  • Telangana state Geyam – Jaya Jaya He Telangana.
  • Loka Kavi / Praja Kavi / Prakruthi Kavi
  • He received the doctorate from Kakatiya University.
  • Ande Yellaiah is actual name.
  • The song ‘Mayamai Pothunnadamma Manishannavaadu’ written by andhesri.
  • jaya jaya he telangana telugu song download


  • Born : 01st January, 1370
  • Place : Warangal
  • Occupation : author ,minister.
  • Genres : people and lyric author.

Ramadasu or kancharla Gopanna

  • Born : 01st January, 1674
  • Place : Nelakondapalli, Khammam
  • Occupation : author ,Tahsildar.

Dasaradhi Krishnamacharyulu

  • Born : 25 July, 1925
  • Place : Warangal
  • Occupation : author
  • Genres : Freedom Struggle
  • Awards : Sahitya Akademi, Kalaprapoorna

List of telugu songs and their writers

  1. Jayajayeh Telangana – Andhesri
  2. Amma Telangana, on the burning sun – Ghaddar
  3. Uru Manadira – Gooda Anjayya
  4. My Veera Telangana Koti Ratalas Veena – Dasarathi Krishnamacharya
  5. Palle kanneru peduthundhi – Goreti Venkanna
  6. evi mana pallelona – Rasamai Balakishan
  7. Adudham dappula – Vimalakka
  8. Thalli Bharti Vandanam – Dasharathi
  9. Nageti sallalla naa telangana – Nandini sidda Reddy
  10. Telugu jati manadhi – C. Narayana Reddy
  11. Bandenaka bandi katti – yadagiri
  12. Pomante povera – Gorati Venkanna
  13. Veerulara vandhanam – Daruvu Ellanna
  14. Telangana gattu meedha sandhamavayya – R Narayana Murthy
  15. Palletoori pillagada – Suddhala Hanumanthu
  16. Thalli Telangana – Kishore
  17. Choodu telangana – Andhe sri
  18. Osmania campus lo – abhinaya Srinivas


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Telangana movement material

Telangana movement material for latest exams-part 1

Telangana movement: In December 1953, States Reorganization Commission was constituted for the establishment of language states. According to the public opinion, the commission has divided the state of Hyderabad and recommended Marathi-speaking areas in the state of Bombay.

The Kannada-speaking areas in the state of Mysore. This commission report (SRC) will discuss the benefits of merging the Telugu speaking Telangana regions of Andhra Pradesh in Andhra State and support the merger in Andhra Pradesh.

Nevertheless, the then state government led by Jawaharlal Nehru made Telangana security through the Maha Mandal Agreement and then decided to form Andhra Pradesh by Andhra Pradesh and Telangana on November 1, 1956.

1969 Movement:

Immigration from the Andhra region continued unabated as the Hyderabad state administration was under the administration of the military and civil authorities until the government was formed in 1952 after the Police Action in 1952. Till then, they were trained under the British in the Andhra region and brought the experienced officers to Telangana.

Mulki had already given jobs to immigrants that he was not in the state of Hyderabad. Immigration increased further after the merger of Andhra state Hyderabad in 1956. The locals are allotted to the locals. The Special Telangana Movement fire broke out in 1969 when the gentlemen’s agreement was delayed.

On January 5, 1969, Telangana employees were protesting after the Majority employees in Andhra Pradesh were employed at the Thermal Station in Palmuna, Khammam district. It was the beginning of the movement of the movement. It has been decided to go on hunger strike from January 10.

The daily wage labor leader Krishna was fasting for the fast, demanding the implementation of Telangana safeguards. The district headquarters of the movement landed in the town of Khammam. BA in the town on 9 January Student and National Students Union leader Raveendranath Gandhichouk started an indefinite fast.

Apart from him, Shri Kavirajamurthy, poet, Khammam Muncipi Vice-President, also participated in the hunger strike. On the next day, the movement on Nizamabad on January 10 Osmania University students joined the movement. Telangana students’ function set at Osmania University on January 13th.

For the first time, students have announced their goal of special Telangana practice. The Student Activity Committee has selected Medical student Mallikarjun as the general secretary. Mallikarjun called for students to prepare for any sacrifices.

On 13th January, all the city leaders convened a meeting of the Telangana Conservation Committee. Complete support for students. On January 20, Shamshabad fired at the school student for the first time. The Central Government, which observed the agitation of the movement, has set up a committee chaired by Justice Bhargava to look into the funds of Telangana.
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