Pattadakal is situated on the banks of the Malaprabha River. The town is in Bagalkot district. Pattadakal is a testament to the architectural prowess of the Chalukya dynasty. The city was earlier called Pattada Kisuvolal, which translates to ‘City of Crown Rubies’. Temples with a history There are 10 major temples in Pattadakal, all dedicated to […]
Pattadakal was an important town during the Chalukyan period. The two major temples in Pattadakal – Virupaksha temple and Mallikarjuna temple – were built by the queens of Vikramaditya II to honor his achievements. Learn more about Pattadakal here.