In a discovery that has pushed back the history of the Kondaveedu fort (in the Guntur district, Andhra Pradesh) to 3rd century AD, a Buddhist circular stupa and pillared pavilion (sila mandapa) datable to the Ikshvaku times, have been unearthed at the fort.
E. Sivanagi Reddy and K. Siva Reddy observing the remnants of a Buddhist structure found atop Kondaveedu fort
[Credit: T.Vijaya Kumar]E. Sivanagireddy, Buddhist archaeologist and…
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