Explore Nanded: A Historical City In Maharashtra

Written By

Ruchika Mandora

Nanded is the second largest city in the Marathwada region of Maharashtra. It is an old city with a lot of history.

Its name is thought to have been derived from Nandi, Lord Shiva's vehicle of awareness. Lord Shiva is said to have performed penance on the banks of the Godavari River.

Nanded, also called Nander, is a city in the eastern part of India's Maharashtra state. Its lies in a mountainous area near the Godavari River.

This place has a tropical climate. Nanded-Waghala gets much less rain in the winter than it does in the summer.

Climatic Conditions

The Hazur Sahib Gurudwara stands on the spot where Guru Gobind Singh, the 10th and last Sikh Guru, was burned to death.

Hazur Sahib Gurudwara

Nanded Fort is a beautiful fort surrounded on all sides by green plants and on three sides by the River Godavari.

Nanded Fort

The temple of Aundha Nagnath has been around since the time of the Pandavas. Yudhistra was the oldest Pandava.

Aundha Nagnath Temple in Hingoli

Kandhar Fort, located in the heart of Nanded, contributes significantly to the city's tourism.

Kandhar Fort

Nanded has hot summers, cold winters, and monsoons that bring a lot of rain. The best time to visit this old city is in the winter.

Best Time To Visit

The first day of winter is in November, and it lasts until February. Travelers can enjoy sightseeing and other activities to their hearts' content.