Karnataka

Karnataka

Vistadome Train Coach on Bangalore – Mangalore Route in Karnataka

The Indian railways have added an additional feature to the weekly Yeshwantpur express (train no 06540 ) in form of a vistadome coach. Now what is a vistadome coach? It is a special coach which is made for best viewing of the scenery outside while travelling on a scenic train route. This train travels from […]

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Karnataka

Hoysaleshwara Temple, Halebidu, Karnataka

Hoysaleshwara temple in Halebidu in the Hassan district of Indian state of Karnataka was commissioned by King Vishnuvardhan of Hoysala empire. The construction was started in 1121 and completed in 1160. Hoysaleshwara temple is one of the most beautiful ancient temples of Karnataka. It is one of the most popular Hoysala temples and is lauded […]

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Karnataka

Trip to Chennakeshava Temple, Belur, Karnataka

Chennakeshava temple at Belur, Hassan district, Karnataka is probably the most sophisticated and grand temple built in the Hoysala empire. The temple was commissioned by King Vishnuvardhan in 1117 AD after he won a major military campaign in 1116. Belur was earlier also known by the name velapuri and was the capital of Hoysala empire. […]

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Karnataka

Hole Malleshwara and Sakleshwara Temple, Sakleshpur

Hole Malleshwaraswamy temple is dedicated to lord Shiva and is located at a beautiful location on the banks of river Hemavathi at the entrance of Sakleshpur town near the road bridge over river Hemavathi. Sakleshwaraswamy temple is located little way across the road. While visiting from Bangalore – Mangalore on the highway, you will come […]

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