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Amazing Cave Temples of Badami 9

Amazing Cave Temples of Badami

Badami Cave temples are man made rock cut temples built in North Indian Nagara Style and South Indian Dravidian style. Badami was the capital of early Chalukyas until eight century is in between mountains and lakes. The cave temples are cut out of the mountains. You can see the town lake in this...

Melkote – Not just for piligrims 13

Melkote – Not just for piligrims

I was doubtful till the last minute about the weather. Unseasonal rains pouring in and around Bangalore were the main cause for my worries. But thankfully weather was on our side till the last minute. We started quite early reaching the Kamat Lokruchi by 9. Our target was to reach Melkote by 10,...

Weekend Drive to Shivagange or Shivaganga 0

Weekend Drive to Shivagange or Shivaganga

Shivaganga gets its name from Shiva and gange ( the water found here is supposed to be holy Ganga from Kashi). The temple is on the top of the the hill (rock). A statue of Nandi also can be found on the top.The place is always crowded by devotees of the temple. Shivagange...