As of 2011 Census, the city had a population of 1,048,240. Hinduism is the majority religion, with Islam at the second place followed by Christianity, Jainism, Sikhism and Buddhism in that order. Tourism, agriculture, industries, commercial trade, transportation and tertiary sectors are a boost to the economy. Traditional fashion is the wardrobe of choice with men wearing dhoti, and the sherwani for more formal affairs, while women don the saree and salwar kameez, though western fads are becoming popular.
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Watching a dance or folk theatrical performance in Vijayawada is a great way to understand the cultural heritage of this city.
The forts, temples and museums in Vijayawada reflect its rich culture and heritage, and are a must-see.
Vijayawada has all sorts of entertainment, excitement, and fun awaiting you
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