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Badami Temple at Badami near Dharwar(Karnataka)

Deities: Several Deities

Badami known formerly as Vatapi was the ancient capital of the Chalukyas. This site has several temples. The Bhutanatha hill has 4 temples, with several beautiful bas reliefs. These cave temples date back to the 6th century.The Dattatreya temple goes back to the 12th century. The Mallikarjuna temple with a star shaped plan goes back to the 11th century.Badami is in the Southern portion of Bijapur District.

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