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Recently I was going through two books that deal with the inscriptions of Achyutadeva Raya and Sadashiva Raya of Vijayanagara Empire. These books have been published by Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams.

During the quick reading of some of the inscriptions therein, I have come across with a curious name i.e. "Vadirajapuram."

Tiruchanoor (Alimelu Mangapuram) which is the abode of Goddess Padmavathi has been called as "Vadirajapuram" in some of the inscriptions of both Achyutadeva Raya and Sadashiva Raya.

Hereunder are the screen shots of the excerpts from books published by TTD: