Bheemuni Paadam Waterfalls is pinpointed to the town of Seethanagaram Village, Gudur Mandal, Mahabubabad, Warangal District in Telangana State. Bheemuni Paadam Waterfall came into the spotlight in recent times when tourists began making their way to it.
The natural beauty of the Bheemuni Paadam waterfall is small enough to see but the surrounding historical atmosphere of the place mesmerizes each and every individual. When the sun rises and sets the water shines with rainbow colors and is an amazing sight. This water tumbles down from a height of about 70 feet form a pool at the bottom in a semi-circular enclosure. The surroundings are quiet enough except for the area near the waterfall and the flow of water will be heavy during the monsoon season. Adjacent to this waterfall, there is a cave, according to the locals, it is said that the length of the cave is around 10 km long extending up to Pallakonda Temple, another well-known tourist attraction in Warangal.
"This picturesque waterfall is hidden inside a dense forest, where Bheema's Foot-Print will be seen on the natural rock formation, through which the water flows thus it is named Bheemuni Paadam."
Story Behind Bheemuni Paadam Waterfall
Once upon a time, there was a ruler of the Papamedagutta region named “Yadava Raju” and he was married to two women. Raju was blessed with a daughter for his first wife and when Yadava Raju visited Papameda Gutta (Hills), Raju’s second wife planned to put an end to the lives of Raju’s first wife and their daughter. Raju’s second wife planned on building a house named “LakhaMedha” which was built with wooden sticks which can easily catch fire. Raju’s first wife and her daughter were caught in the fire during which Pandavas were making the forest adobe live. To save the family Bheemasena set his foot on the rock formation thereby making a way for the water and saving Raju’s first wife and her daughter.
This waterfall flows through the foot of Lord Bheema and when the sun rises and sets the water shines with rainbow colors, one of the most beautiful things to capture in this picturesque waterfall. This flowing water connects and fills all the nearby three lakes. Around 500 acres of agricultural land will be cultivated every year with the use of this water.
Places To Visit In & Around Bheemuni Paadam
Bogatha Waterfalls, Warangal Fort, Laknavaram Lake, and Ramappa Temple are the major tourist attractions in & around this area.
Best Time To Visit Bheemuni Paadam Waterfalls
The best time to visit this waterfall is during the monsoon season as the weather remains pleasant. A large number of tourists visit this place during weekends and on holidays.