'KALAVAPAMULA' a small but
strong, pretty village with ancient traditions and latest know how's situated in
between Vijayawada(28Km) to Gudiwada(13Km) bus route in Vuyyur Mandal, Krishna
District, Andra Pradesh, India.
Sri Vellanki Nagineedu a resident
of Tadikonda, Guntur District was passing through Kavutavaram, Krishna District
with an aim to build a village, heard the teachings of Sri Hari Padmanabhudu
who was a priest & pundit belongs to Machilipatnam. Sri Vellanki Nagineedu
corrected the mistake of Sri Hari Padmanabhudu who went wrong while teaching
Maha Bharata. This incident made them friends and Sri Hari Padmanabhudu
promised Sri Vellanki Nagineedu to settle in the village built by him. A
Shoemaker who met Sri Vellanki Nagineedu in Mudunuru platform has explained
about an abandoned village. The shoemaker was from Kalapala family belongs to
Nuzvid. The village was abandoned 100 years ago. Sri Vellanki Nagineedu has
decided to reconstruct that village and Sri Hari Padmanabhudu was also joined
with him. In 1745 they reconstructed the village. Even the shoemaker belongs to
Kalapala family was also joined in the village. Sri Vellanki Nagineedu and Sri
Hari Padmanabhudu were become the first origins of Kalavapamula.Later Sri Duba
Ramaiah from Chikkavaram was also joined with them.
Though the main occupation of the
villagers is cultivation, it is proud to say that there are numbre of Doctors,
Engineers, Politicians, Industrialists, and more Educated personalities belongs
The total population is 3662 with
literacy percentage of 97.8. The total Voters are 2493 situated in Gannavaram
Assembly Constituency and Machilipatnam Parliament Constituency.
The neighborhood of the village
are Vemanda, Indupally, Nandamuru, Rajupet, Katuru, Bollapadu,Mudunuru and
The Total Agricultural land is
1724.68 Acres out of which 1650.68 acres are wet lands. The uplands are only 74
acers,SugarCane(502.39 acres), Teak(7.03 acers) and other crops (135.37
acres).Second crops are Green grams, Black grams etc.
The village Gram Panchayat was
established on 31-03-1933 vide RDIS no:14230-1-32 and the first President of
the village was late Sri Vellanki Seetharamaiah who was familier as "President
Seetharamaiah Garu". In the later days "Sri Kodali Raghava Rao Chowdary" was as
long time President to the Gram Panchayat for 17years 8months who was familier
as "President Raghava Rao garu".
Let us take a tour to such
village with greatest personalities and facilitics.