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Mallikarjuna-Temple

Mallikarjuna Temple

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The Mallikarjuna temple is located in the town of Kuruvatti (also spelt Kuruvathi) in the Bellary district was constructed in the early 12th century rule of the Western Chalukya Empire. The building material used is soapstone. Art historian Adam Hardy classifies the architectural style and guild involved in the construction ...
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Bellary Fort

Bellary Fort

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The Bellary Fort situated in the historic city of Bellary in Karnataka state, India was built on top of a hill called the "Ballari Gudda" or the Fort Hill in two parts namely, the Upper Fort and the Lower Fort. The Upper Fort was built by Hanumappa Nayaka, a feudatory ...
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Hampi

Hampi

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Hampi, a village in northern Karnataka state is the core area of the capital of the Vijayanagara Empire from 1336 to 1565.Traditionally known as Pampa-kshetra, Kishkinda-kshetra or Bhaskara-kshetra is derived from Pampa, which is the old name of the Tungabhadra River on whose southern banks the city is built. The ...
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