NEAR the sacred confluence of theTunga- bhadra and the Krishna, and
situated on the border between Kurnool and Maha- boobnagar Districts of Andhra Pradesh, is
Alampur which houses a number of sacred shrines like those of Sangameswara and the Nava
The Alampur temples are situated on the western bank of the
Tungabhadra River. Alampur can be reached from Hyderabad by railway on Hyderabad Bangalore
By road, one has to go to Raichur from Hyderabad and then
go by the newly opened bridge over Tungabhadra.
From the Alampur railway station to the town proper, is six
miles, and though transport facilities are a little difficult, still the beauty and the
sanctity of the place are well worth the difficulties.
Alampur is still a place of sacred worship.