A city in an Indian state Andhra Pradesh, Vijayawada is located on the banks of Krishna River. With the population of over 1,048,240, Vijayawada is the second largest city and is one of the suburbs of the state capital Amaravati. The city is also known as "The Business Capital of Andhra Pradesh” because the city is one of the major trading and business centers of Andhra Pradesh. Not just this! Vijayawada is also acknowledged as a "Global City of the Future" by McKinsey Quarterly. Moreover, with one of the largest railway junctions in India, it also flaunts itself as the hub of transportation. Apart from all this, this city is a place where shopaholics can enjoy to the fullest.
Theology and Culture
Vijayawada is that city of Andhra Pradesh, which flaunts its good history in art, literature and culture. Here exist a number of religions and languages with diverse festivals, rituals and traditions. Amongst ample of festivals like Ganesh Chaturthi, Diwali, Eid ul-Fitr and Christmas, Dussehra celebration is the noticeable one where Durga Pooja and Theppotsavam are involved. Talking about the clothing of Vijayawada, you will see men wearing dhoti and women in saree or salwar kameez here. In the urban localities, western clothing is also prominent. All the food lovers are going to experience savor spicy and tangy Andhra here. If you happen to go at this place, must try pulihara. Besides this, dosa and jackfruit curry are also famous. And yes, give it a try to the sweet dish of this place known as boorelu.
Markets And Shopping Complexes
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