Madikonda is a small village of Warangal District which lies between in Warangal to Hyderabad highway which is located at a distance of 3 kms from the 100 year old Kazipet railway station.
During Kakatiyas Rule Madikonda was called as ‘Manigiri’.
Madikonda is a place of Wisdom and a place for Telugu literature in the land of Telangana.
Noted Poet of Telangana Praja Kavi ‘Sri Kaloji Narayana Rao’ is born in Madikonda.
Kaloji Rameshwar Rao (brother of Kaloji Narayana Rao) also known as ‘Kavi Shad’ (for his Urdu poetry) is also from Madikonda.
Varadacharya who is known as Abhinava Pothana is from Madikonda.
Palla Durgaiah (author of Gandireddu Kavyam) and Anumala Krishna Murthy (author of Saraswathi Sakshathkaramu)and Biruduraju Ramaraju are some of the poets are born in Madikonda Village.
Mettu gutta Temple built by Kakatiyas is located in Madikonda Village. Mettu Gutta Temple welcomes people who are coming from Hyderabad to the Tri-City of Telangana (Kazipet-Hanamkonda-Warangal)
Other historical temples of Madikonda are Lord Shiva Keshava temple and Lord Venu Gopalaswamy temple.