About Domakonda

Domakonda is a city that is located in Nizamabad district of Telangana and it is also called as Dorakonda. The city is sited at a distance of 40 km away from its district Headquarters Nizamabad and 100 km away from the state capital Hyderabad. The city is well-known for its monuments and pilgrims in Telangana state. 

About Domakonda

People from all religions and communities reside in Domakonda and they mostly speak Telugu language. As per 2011 population census Domakonda city holds a total population of 13648 people within its boundary. The city packs 3265 families within its jurisdiction. 

Geography of Domakonda

Domakonda city is elevated at a height of 559 meters above sea level and it got its coordinates at 18° 15' 13" North latitude and 78° 26' 16" East longitude. The city is bounded by Machareddy Mandal in the North, Bhiknur Mandal in the South, Gambhiraopet Mandal in the East and Kamareddy Mandal in the west.

A big pond is sited on the southern border of the city and it is also surrounded by numerous ponds or talaabs like Domakonda pond in the north and many more. A river stream flows close to the southern border of the city. Summers are hot and winters are cool in Domakonda.

Administration in Domakonda

Domakonda in Nizamabad district is administrated by a village head and the Gram Panchayat forms the local self-government in Domakonda as per the Indian constitution and Panchyati Raaj Act.

Gram Panchayat Office
Address
: Domakonda, Nizamabad- 503123

Domakonda is a one of the 36 mandals or sub divisions in Nizamabad district with mandal code 36. Domakonda mandal constitutes 20 villages namely Ambarpet, Anchanur, Bibipet, Chintamanpalle, Somakonda, Issanagar, Jangaon, Konapur, Lingupalle, Malkapur, Mohammadapur, Mutyampet, Ramchandrapur, Ramreddipalle, Sangameshwar, Sirbibipet, Sitarampalle, Sitarampur, Tujalpur and Yadaram. The mandal revenue office of Domakonda operates in the city.

Mandal Revenue Office
Address:
Domakonda, Nizamabad- 503123

Domakonda belongs to Nizamabad Lok Sabha constituency and the current MP of the constituency is Smt. Kalvakuntla Kavitha elected to Indian parliament in the year 2014. The city belongs to Kamareddy Vidhan Saba constituency and the current MLA of the constituency is Shri Gampa Govardhan elected to Telangana legislative assembly in the year 2014.

Transport in Domakonda

Domakonda has very average transport infrastructure in its grounds. The city has no major highways running through its grounds. Certain main roads support the roadways transport system of the city linking it with major destinations in Nizamabad like the Bibipet road and the Muthyampet road. The national highway NH 7 runs very close to the west border of the city. 

Airports and Railway Stations close to Domakonda

Domakonda mandal owns no airports or railway stations within its boundary. The airports that are located nearby the city are Rajiv Gandhi international airport at 128 km away and Nanded airport at 175 km away. The Secunderabad junction railway station is the nearby major railway station from Domakonda that is located at 103 km away. The other railway stations sited close to Domakonda are Talmadla railway station at 12 km away and Tippapur railway station at 12 km away.

Places of Interest in Domakonda

Domakonda is one of the popular tourist spot in Nizamabad district. The popular places of interest in the city are the monuments, pilgrims and the Ghats. Swimming and bathing in the talaabs of Domakonda is a wonderful and exciting experience which the tourist should never miss.

Domakonda Fort in Domakonda

Domakonda fort in Domakonda

Domakonda fort is a very popular landmark of the city featuring the defensive architecture in combination of Hindu and Muslim fort architecture. It is estimated to be 400 years old and it was established by Kamineni Vamsam. Arched gateway entrance of the fort portrays the Asaf Jaahi architecture style. The compound wall of the fort has numerous big round and square fortresses. Domakonda fort has two places and a pilgrim within its premise.

Places of Worships in Domakonda

The Chamundeshwari temple in the city popular called as Sri Mahankali temple is a hundred years ancient temple in the city whose architect is similar to Ujjayini Mahakali temple in Madhya Pradesh. The popular Telugu festival Bonalu is organized in a grand scale in the temple which brings numerous devotees to its grounds from the whole of Telangana.

Chamundeshwari Temple
Address
: Domakonda, Nizamabad- 503123
The Sai Baba temple in Domakonda is another famous temple in the city that brings numerous devotees every week to its premise. The temple is established in the year 1992 from the donation offered by Shri Paskanti Balayya.

Sai Baba Temple
Address:
Domakonda, Nizamabad- 503123
The Shivalayam in the city dedicated to Lord Shiva is a very famous temple in Domakonda which was established by the rulers of Kakatiya clan. The popularity and the distinctiveness of the temple is the idol of Lord Shiva and the temple architecture. The residing deity Lord Shiva idol is about 65 feet high erected in a yoga posture carved out from a single rock. 

The temple is built on unique Katatiyan building architecture style on a 3 foot high platform made of several layers of rock beds. The temple roof is supported by 18 carved stone pillars. The statue of Nandi a prime element in Lord Shiva temples is sited outside the Domakonda Shiva temple. The temple has no flag most in its premise. Recently the temple is completely disassembled and assembled again.

Palces of Worships in Domakonda

Shivalayam
Address
: Domakonda, Nizamabad- 503123

The other popular temples in the city are:

Shivaram Mandir Temple
Address:
Domakonda, Nizamabad- 503123

Markendaya Temple
Address:
Domakonda, Nizamabad- 503123

Muthyaalamma Temple
Address:
Domakonda, Nizamabad- 503123

Tourist Places nearby Domakonda

Domakonda is located amidst many popular tourist places like Medak at 35 km away, Hyderabad at 110 km away, Bidar at 116 km away, Warangal at 141 km away and Sirpur at 201 km away.

Healthcare Centers in Domakonda

The Mustabad Bibipet Nursing Home is a well-known health care center in the city known for its quality service.

Mustabad Bibipet Nursing Home
Address:
Tujalpur Road
Domakonda, Nizamabad - 503123
Phone no.: 9985492363

The Siddarameshwara Medical Hall in the city provides all needed emergency medicines to treat the sick.

Siddarameshwara Medical Hall
Address:
Biknoor
Domakonda, Nizamabad - 503123
Phone no.: 9989474525

Lifestyle in Domakonda

The lifestyle in the city are sublimed to the experts in hair styling and hair care treatment to its customers.

Maharaja Hair Dressers
Address:
Shop No:- 06
Chamundeshwari Complex
Domakonda, Nizamabad - 503123
Phone no.: 9912334846

Sagar Hair Style
Address:
Shop No:- 07
Chamundeshwari Complex
Domakonda, Nizamabad - 503123
Phone no.: 9000686725, 9951484783

Food in Domakonda

The Rajastha hotel and the Balaji Misthan Bandhar are a well-known eating joints in the city which receives customers from the whole of Domakonda mandal.

Rajasthan Hotel
Address:
Shop No:- 06
Chamundeshwari Complex
Domakonda, Nizamabad - 503123
Phone no.: 9391955959, 9848840790

Balaji Mithai Bhandar
Address:
Domakonda, Nizamabad - 503123
Phone no.: 8462-222983

Stores and Services in Domakonda

Bank in Domakonda

The bank branch of Syndicate bank operates in the city which offers numerous beneficial saving schemes to its citizens.

Syndicate Bank
Address:
Door No 8-37a
Main Road
Domakonda, Nizamabad - 503123
Phone no.: 8468-230226, 18004256655

Photo Studio in Domakonda

The Sri Sai photo studio in the city is a popular photo studio which does excellent photography works.

Sri Sai Photo Studio
Address
: Domakonda, Nizamabad - 503123
Phone no.: 9951536883, 8462-230006

Retail Store in Domakonda

Retail Stores in DomakondaThe city grounds the well-known Maheshwari Kirana & General Stores which sell retail products.

Maheshwari Kirana & General Stores
Address:
Shop No:- 04
G.p Complex
Domakonda, Nizamabad - 503123
Phone no.: 9676748447, 8462-325435

Electronic Store in Domakonda

The Sri Laxmi Prasanna electrical hardware store is a popular home appliance cum kitchen appliances store in the city.

Sri Laxmi Prasanna Electrical Hardware
Address:
Shop No.2
Muslim Complex
Domakonda, Nizamabad - 503123
Phone no.: 9394332281

Quick Facts about Domakonda

State: Telangana
District: Nizamabad
Population: 13648
Altitude: 559 m
Latitude: 18° 15' 13" N
Longitude: 78° 26' 16? E
PIN Code: 503123
STD Code: 08468
Local Languages: Telugu

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