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Temple in Pattadakal

Temples

Barring a few that date back to the 3rd century AD, most of Pattadakal's World Heritage Site–listed temples were built during the 7th and 8th centuries AD. The main Virupaksha Temple is a massive structure, its colu…
Hindu Temple in Pattadakal

Virupaksha Temple

The main Virupaksha Temple is a massive structure, its columns covered with intricate carvings depicting episodes from the Ramayana and Mahabharata. A giant stone sculpture of Nandi sits to the temple’s east.
Dance in Pattadakal

Classical Dance Festival

Some of India’s best classical dance performances.