Around Badami – Pattadakal

Pattadakal is a small village in Karnataka, India. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, located about 22 kms from Badami. It has a collection of ten temples from the 8th century, built by the Chalukya dynasty.

The temple complex

Galganath Temple

Virupaksha Temple

Intricate carvings

Puja in one of the temples

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One comment

  1. abu zar · October 13, 2011

    beautiful. there is a lot of history here I will always regret not having visited this part of Karnataka (including Hampi ruins)during the 3 years i was in bangalore.

    Photo#2 is my fav.

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