Category:Badami Cave Temples
The Badami Cave Temples, an example of en:Indian rock-cut architecture, especially en:Badami Chalukya Architecture, are at Badami, also called Vatapi or Agastya Tirtha in Hindu texts. It is a town in the Bagalkot District in the north part of Karnataka, India. Badami, the capital of the Early Chalukyas, who ruled much of Karnataka in the 6th to 8th centuries, lies at the mouth of a ravine with rocky hills on either side and a town tank in which water from the ravine flows. The town is known for its ancient cave temples carved out of the sandstone hills above.
This is a category about ASI monument numberN-KA-D108.
6th-8th century Hindu and Jain cave temples in north Karnataka
|Instance of||Jain temple,
Badami Chalukya architecture,
rock-cut architecture in India
|Location||Badami (town), Bagalkot district, Karnataka, India|
This category has the following 11 subcategories, out of 11 total.
- ► Badami cave temples (cave 1) (73 F)
- ► Badami cave temples (cave 2) (1 C, 32 F)
- ► Badami cave temples (cave 3) (2 C, 58 F)
- ► Badami cave temples (cave 4) (61 F)
- ► Exterior of the Badami Cave Temples (56 F)
- ► Inscriptions in the Badami Caves (7 F)
- ► Reliefs in the Badami Cave Temples (1 C, 55 F)
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