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    Historical Places In Karnataka

    "Karnataka has rich heritage and historical monuments in its land, this antique spots win all travelers hearts". These streak words I have heard many times with different people, now am keenly waiting to know such places names, do any of you guys wish to share your views and opinions related to it?????

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    Yup! Several historians and architectural experts have told that Karnataka's ancient destinations are the birth place of Hindu architecture in South India. The following are as such places names:-

    Hampi:- Lotus Temple, Hazara Rama Temple, Elephant Stables, Vittala Temple, Hemakuta Temple, Anjeyanadri Hill, Chandramauleshwar Temple, Virupaksha Temple, Yantrodharaka Anjaneya Temple, Hampi Rocky Landscape, Stepped Water Tank & Kallina Ratha.

    Aihole:- Huchimalli, Lad Khan Temple, Fortress/Durga Temple, Suryanarayana Temple, Ravana Phadi Cave, Ramalinga Group Of Temples, Yeniar Shrines, Huchappayya & Kontigudi Temple.

    Bijapur:- Gol Gumbaz, Malik-E-Maidan, Chand Bawdi, Asar Mahal, Gagan Mahal, Lord Shiva Statue - 26mtr, Ali Adilshah I Tomb,Amin Dargah, Archaeological Museum, Narasimha Temple, Jod Gumbaz, Landa Kasab Gun, Mehatar Mahal & Mecca Mosque.

    Gadag:- Twin Towered Shiva Temple, Mallikarjuna Temple, Someshwara Temple Nagakunda Well, Jain Basadis, Shanka Basadi, Veeranarayana Temple, Magadi Bird Sanctuary, Doddabasappa Temple, & Large Shiva Linga Statue.

    Pattadakal:- Virupaksha Temple, Kashivisvanatha Temple, Sangameshvara Temple, Mallikarjuna Templ, Jambulingeswara Temple, Jain Temple, Papanatha Temple & Galganatha Temple.

    Galaganatha:- Galageshwara Temple.

    Chaudayyadanapura:- Mukteshvara Temple.

    Kanakagiri - Kanakachalapathi Temple & Hemagudda Fort.

    Itagi:- Mahadeva Temple.

    Kuknur:- Mahamaya Temple.

    Badami:- Cave Temples, Temples At Badami & Badami Fort.

    Mahakuta:- Mahakuta Pillar & Mahakutesvara Temple.

    Lakkundi:- Attimabbe, Kashivishvanatha Temple, Stepped Wells & Nanneshwara Temple.

    Hangal:- Tarakeshwara Temple, Veerabhadra Temple, Billeshwara Temple & Kumaraswamy Matha.

    Halasi(Belgaum) Kitturu, Bhoo Varaha Laxmi Narasimha Temple, Gokarneshswara Temple, Kapileshwara Temple, Swarneshwara Temple And Hatakeshwara Temple.

    Melukote:- Cheluvanarayana Swamy Temple, Yoga Narasimha Swamy Temple, Melkote Temple Wildlife Sanctuary.

    Kolar:- Kolaramma Temple, Antharagange & Someshwara Temple.

    Gokarna - Uma Maheshwari Temple, Bhadrakali Temple, Shanmuka Temple, Venkataramana Temple Varadaraj Temple, Tamra-Gauri Temple, & Kotitheertha.

    Shimoga:- Rameshwara Temple In Keladi, Koodli, Jog Falls, Hidlumane Falls, Kuppalli, Ikkeri, Kedareshvara Temple & Bhadra Reservoir.

    Talakad: Dwarapalakas, Shrines, Mantaps & Vaidyeshvara Temple.

    Shringeri :- Vidyashankara Temple, Sharadamba Temple, Sri Malahanikareshwara Temple & Zodiac Pillars.

    Belur:- Dhwaja Sthamba & Chennakeshava Temple.

    Dakshina Kannada District:- Kukke Subramanya Temple.

    Dharmasthala:- Gomateshwara Statue & Sri Manjunatha Swamy Temple.

    Belavadi:- Veeranarayana Temple.

    Udupi:- Udupi Krishna Matha Temple.

    Aralaguppe:- Chennakeshava Temple.

    Amruthapura:- Amrutesvara Temple.

    Somanathapura:- Chennakesava Temple.

    Banavasi:- Madhukeshwara Temple.

    Murudeshwara:- World's Second Tallest Statue Of Lord Shiva & Raja Gopura.

    Karkala:- Gommateshwara Statue & St. Lawrence Shrine.

    Basaralu:- Mallikarjuna And Chandikeshwara Temple.

    Chitradurga:- Siddalingeshwara Temple, Gaali Mantapa, Nandi, Pond View, Fort & Stone Pillars.

    Bidar:- Bidar Fort, Panaromic Entrance View, Papnash Temple & Amareshwar Temple.

    Shravanabelagola:- Jain Temple, Gommateshvara Temple, Chandragiri Hill And Tank.

    Mysore:- St. Philomena's Church, Chamundi Hills, Chamundeshwari Temple, Krishnarajasagar Dam & Mysore Palace.

    Halebidu:- Kedareshwara Temple, Hoysaleshvara Temple, Laxminarayan Idol.

    Kollur:- Mookambika Temple, Arishna Gundi Waterfalls &Mookambika Wildlife Sanctuary.



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