Bhoodan Pochampally

Bhoodan Pochampally, Nalgonda, Telangana

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Pochampally is a village located in the Nalgonda district of Telengana. It is popularly known as Silk City. It is around 60-70 kms from Hyderabad depending from where you start. This is the village from where the Bhoodan movement was started by Acharya Vinoba Bhave and hence this place is called 'Bhoodan Pochampally'. Pochampally also has a Rural Tourism Complex which displays variety of products like dress material and saree designs, pottery, baskets etc available at Bhoodan Pochampally. There is a minimum entry fee to the museum. It also has few hut accommodations for visitors. This is maintained by AP Tourism. Pochampally is also famous for its pottery, but checking with the localities we found that there are a few houses left now where it is made but it is on demand.

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