Gulbarga is located in the northeastern part of the state of Karnataka, in the southern region of India. It is 663 km from Bangalore and 214 km from Hyderabad. Read more about Gulbarga here.

Gandorinala Dam

Gandorinala Dam is located near the Gulbarga city of Karnataka. This small but useful reservoir is built across the river Gandorinala that flows through the Krishna basin of Karnataka. The reservoir has been extending its services since the year 2002. It is a single-purpose dam built with the sole aim to provide water for the […]

Bennithora Dam, Chithapur, Gulbarga

Bennithora Dam was built in the year 2001 across the river Bennithora flowing through the Krishna basin. The dam is located at Herur village in Chithapur Taluk near Gulbarga. The dam was constructed to serve multiple purposes of irrigation and providing water supply for drinking and other purposes in the surrounding areas. Bennithora dam is […]

Amarja Dam

Amarja Dam is located in Aland town near the city of Gulbarga in the Gulbarga district of Karnataka. The Amarja Dam is built across the river Amarja that flows through the Krishna basin in the Southern part of India. The dam was constructed in the year 1998. This is a multi-purpose dam. The reservoir is […]

Chandrampalli Dam

The Chandrampalli Dam is constructed across river Bhima. The dam is located in Chandrampalli village of Chincholi taluq under the Gulbarga district of Karnataka. Since it is one of the prime dams of the district, it is responsible for the irrigation of several villages in Chincholi taluq. The dam was constructed in the year 1973 […]

Sri Kshetra

District: Gulbarga Town: Ganagapura Temple: Sri Kshetra Gangapur Sri Kshetra – Overview Sri Kshetra houses the shrine of Dattatreya. Mythological studies state that Shri Dattatreya attained realization at the banks of the Bhima River. Shri Narasimha Saraswati is supposed to be Dattatreya’s incarnation and is worshipped here. Shri Kshetra is a one of the popular […]

Sharana Basaveshwara Temple

District: Gulbarga Town: Gulbarga Temple: Sharana Basaveshwara Temple Sharana Basaveshwara Temple Sharana Basaveshwara Temple – Overview The Sharana Basaveshwara temple is situated in Gulbarga in the Karnataka state. It is dedicated to the reformer and saint, Shri Basaveshwara. Tourists have to first come to the town of Gulbarga and then travel to this temple by […]

Manik Prabhu Temple, Maniknagar

District: Bidar Town: Maniknagar Temple: Manik Prabhu Temple Located in a small hamlet village by the name Maniknagar in a taluk town known as Humnabad in the Bidar district of North Karnataka, the Manik Prabhu Temple is dedicated to a great ascetic. On the outskirts of Humnabad lies the Manik Prabhu temple – about a […]

Buddha Vihar

Buddha Vihar is located in Gulbarga on a sprawling 70 acre land. It is the nations largest and one of its kind. It is adjoining the Gulbarga University in the city outskirts.It is built by the Siddartha Vihar Trust at a cost of more than Rs 8 crore, is considered to be one of the […]

Gulbarga Fort

Gulbarga Fort. Photographer Deen Dayal

The Gulbarga Fort is found in the Gulbarga district in North Karntaka, built in 1347. The Gulbarga fort is one of the finest examples of the ancient Islamic architecture in Karnataka. The fort was originally built by Raja Gulchand. As Gulbarga gained prominence as the Bahmani capital, the fort was fortified by Alauddin Bahmani with […]

Gulbarga

Jami Masjid in Gulbarga Fort. Photographer Deen Dayal

Gulbarga is located in the northeastern part of the state of Karnataka, in the southern region of India. It is 663 km from Bangalore  and 214 km from Hyderabad. It is a major district and fourth biggest city of Karnataka state. It was the capital of the Bahamani kingdom which ruled this region. Gulbarga district […]