is also known for its cotton and silk weaving-industry with it's
silk sarees popular all over the world. This place is also known
for its expertise in making leather puppets.
The local Jumma Masjid
is reported to contain a hair of Prophet Muhammad, which is exhibited
once a year.
Jumma Masjid is a fine piece of Muslim
architecture in Adoni, Kurnool district. It was built by Madu Qadiri,
the Adil Shahi governor in the year 1680 AD. The entrance to this
mosque is through a lofty portal framed by supports.