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Vittala Temple, Hampi, Karnataka

A poetry in stone. An illustrations beyond words, Extravaganza more than imagination, Antiquity preceding time, this is Vittala Temple, the heart of Hampi's attractions. Dedicated to lord Vishnu built in 15th century AD. The temple

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Virupakshatemple.Hampi, Karnataka

The 7th century Virupaksha Temple is a paradise to devotees, photographers and explorers around the world, designated as UNESCO World Heritage Site. The temple is a majestic showpiece of the luxurious Vijayanagar Empire. Nestled on

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Chamundeshwari Temple, Chamundi Hills, Mysore, Karnataka

Chamundeshwari Temple is dedicated to Goddess Chamundeshwari an avatar of Goddess Shakti. It is speculated that many animal and human sacrifices were made at this temple. The seven storey high Gopura or tower of the

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Gokarna Mahabaleshwar Temple, Karnataka

Dakshin Kashi or Kashi of the south, one of the seven Mukhthishethras, The swaymbu shivalingam are just a few among the many illustrations about the Mahabaleshwar Temple of Karnataka. A shaivite temple, a fine exemplar

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Sree Mookambika Temple, Kollur, Karnataka

1200 year old Mookambika temple dedicated to Goddess, Sri Mookambika an avatar of GoddessParvati, is fashioned in Keralaarchitecture and belongs to the Keladi Period. Many references attributing to the temple are seen in the Skanda

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Sravenabalagola, Karnataka

Temples of Karnataka has never failed to astonish the world. One such temple is the Sravenabelagola in south Karnataka, a major historic site. Much revered for its monolithic statue of Bahubali, which is the world’s

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Shree Bhagavati Mandir, North Goa

Shree Bhagavati temple is a 500 year old ancient temple dedicated to Goddess Bhagavati. The imposing figurine of Goddess Bhagavati on a high plinth in a standing posture awes her devotees. Another interesting sight is

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Mahadev Temple, Tambdi surla, Goa

Mahadev Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva is the oldest temple temple in Goa. It is the only illustration of Kadamba-Yadava architecture built in Hemadpanthi style in the 12th century with grey-black basalt. The temple is

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Chandreshwar Temple or Chandranath Temple, Margoa, Goa

Goa is not just happening parties, beaches and churches, it has a marvellous list of 17th and 18th century temples too. Chandreshwar temple as the name says is dedicated to Chandra, the lunar God. Scriptures

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Alampur Navabrahma Temples, Telengana

Nava means 9 and Nava Brahma means nine lord Brahmas. Here Shiva is considered as Brahma. And in Alampur, on the banks of River Thungabadra are the Alampur Nava Brahma temples. All nine temples are

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Sree Venkateswara Swamy Temple, Tirumala, Tirupathi, Andhra Pradesh

Though the established dates of the temple is unknown, the earliest records date back to 300 BC. It is the most visited holy place in the world second to the Vatican. Built on the seventh

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Sri Krishna Temple, Guruvayur, Kerala

Mythology states this Holy Place to be 5000 year old whereas scriptures makes a mysterious entry, stating the temple to be already established by 16thcentury. The main deity here is Lord Krishna or Guruvayoorappan, the

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Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Trivandrum, Kerala

The magnificent idol of Lord Vishnu or Sree Padmanabaswamy is more than what the human eye could behold. The Anantha Shayanam or Yoganindra or eternal sleep of the lord on the five hoodedsacred snake Anandhan

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Sabarimala, Kerala

A temple set in the deep forests of Periyar Tiger reserve at an altitude of 1535 feet abovesea level, with millions of devotees irrespective of religion or caste visiting every year. The celibacy of Lord

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Pallani Murugan Temple, Tamil Nadu

Also called as Palani Dhandayuthapani temple is one among the six abodes of Lord Murugan, son of Lord Shiva. The Pallani hills is believed to be where Lord Murugan, settled down to meditate after he

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