Archaeological sites in Andhra Pradesh: Amaravathi
State: Andra Pradesh, India
Historical Importance: The Skanda Purana gives a picture of the place and the Siva temple located here.
Geography: The city is located at 16°34′N 80°22′E on the south bank of Krishna river.
Culture: The people speak Telugu. The common traditional clothing for women is a Saree and for men a Pancha or a Lungi.