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Pattadakal[1] is a city in Karnataka. The town lies on the banks of the Malaprabha River in Bagalkot district of North Karnataka region. The group of 8th century CE monuments in Pattadakal are the culmination of the earliest experiments in the vesara style of Hindu temple architecture. They were designated a World Heritage Site in 1987. The town displays both Dravidian (Southern) and the Nagara (Northern, Indo-Aryan) styles of temple architecture.


Get in[edit]

It is 22 km from Badami and about 10 km from Aihole.

Get around[edit]

The group of monuments are located next to each other.


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  • Virupaksha Temple
  • Sangameshvara Temple
  • Mallikarjuna Temple
  • Kashivisvanatha Temple
  • Kadasiddhesvara and Jambulingeswara temples
  • Galganatha Temple







Get out[edit]

Aihole Badami

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