There are Beautiful sculptors outside and beautiful carvings on the pillars inside the temple. There is a huge nandi just opposite this temple. Amazing architecture !!
This is the site where the early Chalukyan kings used to be crowned. This is one of the three great centres of temple construction, the others being Aihole and Badami. This temple is an example of Dravida Vimana style architecture with square roof. The temple is said to be built by Queen Koamahadevi to commemorate the victory of King Vikramaditya... 更多
The only temple in the complex where worship still happens - good carvings inside of stories from Ramayana, Mahabharatha and Panchatantra. They were pretty cool about allowing photographs inside the temple, where as it is not allowed in most temples anywhere. It is overlooking the Malaprabha river, which as almost dry. There is a huge Nandi opposite the temple entrance.
This temple is the only one in use in the Pattadakal complex, so one needs to tread carefully and bare-feet. Some of the reliefs on the inside of the temple are breathtaking; however, since its dark, photography may be a challenge. Look at the mahisasurmardini statue to the right of the sanctum. the entrance to shrine has a fine carving... 更多
To begin with, The listing of the place is wrongly mentions as Pattadakal. This is in Hampi not in Pattadkal. This temple is on the banks of one of the tributaries of Tungbhadra River and is one of chief attractions of Hampi. There are multiple structures around the temple like the elephant chariot, musical pillers and dance building. pro TIP:... 更多
Near Hemakuta hills is Virupaksha temple. This is where the chariot festival is done even now. You can see the... 更多
This temple is in largest temple of Pattadakal and the major attractions. Design and curving is beautiful and it can... 更多
Pattadakal is situated on the banks of Malaprabha River in Bagalkot district in state of Karnataka in India. It is... 更多
This is the star attraction of Hampi, as per the guides. The temple has a real-time pinhole camera from where... 更多