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Hidimbeshwara temple, Chitradurga district, Karnataka

Hidimbeshwara temple, Chitradurga district, Karnataka

Keshava Temple of Hoysala Architecture at Somanathapura, Karnataka, India. [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Somanathapura]

Keshava Temple of Hoysala Architecture at Somanathapura, Karnataka, India. [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Somanathapura]

Hampi, India, was home to one of the largest Empires of the World: Vijaynagara Empire. The Hindu temples have resisted the Islamic Invasion although many were destroyed by the invasion. In the year 1325 Muhammad-bin-Tughluq led several attacks towards south India, particularly Hampi. The Vijaynagara Hindu Empire was created to protect India from the Invasions.

Hampi, India, was home to one of the largest Empires of the World: Vijaynagara Empire. The Hindu temples have resisted the Islamic Invasion although many were destroyed by the invasion. In the year 1325 Muhammad-bin-Tughluq led several attacks towards south India, particularly Hampi. The Vijaynagara Hindu Empire was created to protect India from the Invasions.

Chamundeshwari Temple, Chamundi Hill, Mysore, Karnataka, India, by Dorchie, via Flickr

Chamundeshwari Temple, Chamundi Hill, Mysore, Karnataka, India, by Dorchie, via Flickr

Are you planning to travel to India? Discover 17 of the coolest heritage sites in India including the Meenakshi Temple in Madurai, Mysore Palace in Southern India and of course the Taj Mahal. Discover all 17 by clicking through on the pin.

17 of the coolest heritage sites in India

Are you planning to travel to India? Discover 17 of the coolest heritage sites in India including the Meenakshi Temple in Madurai, Mysore Palace in Southern India and of course the Taj Mahal. Discover all 17 by clicking through on the pin.

Hampi (Kannada: ಹಂಪೆ Hampe) is a village in northern Karnataka state, India. It is located within the ruins of Vijayanagara, the former capital of the Vijayanagara Empire. Predating the city of Vijayanagara, it continues to be an important religious centre, housing the Virupaksha Temple, as well as several other monuments belonging to the old city. The ruins are a UNESCO World Heritage Site, listed as the Group of Monuments at Hampi.[1]

Hampi (Kannada: ಹಂಪೆ Hampe) is a village in northern Karnataka state, India. It is located within the ruins of Vijayanagara, the former capital of the Vijayanagara Empire. Predating the city of Vijayanagara, it continues to be an important religious centre, housing the Virupaksha Temple, as well as several other monuments belonging to the old city. The ruins are a UNESCO World Heritage Site, listed as the Group of Monuments at Hampi.[1]

One of the magnificent temples of Hoysala Architecture in Belur Karnataka.

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One of the magnificent temples of Hoysala Architecture in Belur Karnataka.

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