Papanatha Temple, Pattadakal

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  • Inside the Pattadakal complex is this South Indian-style Jaintemple and over time it has been expanded several times. The battle scenes of Rama engraved on the walls are beautiful. Don't miss it.
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  • The Papanatha temple situated outside the main complex hosts magnificent sculptures of Gods, demi-Gods and humans. The temple needs to be reached by a lane by the lake opposite to Virupaksha temple. T...  more »
  • Built in the 8th century, this temple is a combination of Dravidian/Hindu architecture. Located at Pattadakal - UNESCO world heritage site  more »
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  • A historic tample, must visit once
  • This temple is unique because it combines both Dravida & Nagara style of constructions. The main attraction are the pillars depicting the entire Ramayana Carving of dancing Shiva with Parvati is on the ceiling
  • India's only temple has semi curved happy to see.
  • This is one of the unique Hindu temple ever built during the 8th century. Located among the main eight tempels inside the main temple complex. The design is mixture of Dravidian, Nagara and hindu architecture. The walls have very fine carvings and the shape of the gopuram is never seen anywhere else.
  • 1232 Yrs old The KashiVishvanath Temple at Pattadakal, Karnataka is an #UnescoWHS site built by #RashtrakutaDynasty.
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