Group of Monuments at Pattadakal (UNESCO/NHK)

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James Blake Wiener
by UNESCO TV NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai
published on 05 September 2018
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Pattadakal, in Karnataka, represents the high point of an eclectic art which, in the 7th and 8th centuries under the Chalukya dynasty, achieved a harmonious blend of architectural forms from northern and southern India. An impressive series of nine Hindu temples, as well as a Jain sanctuary, can be seen there. One masterpiece from the group stands out — the Temple of Virupaksha, built c. 740 by Queen Lokamahadevi to commemorate her ...

Source: UNESCO TV / © NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai
URL: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/239/

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Kyokai, U. T. N. N. H. (2018, September 05). Group of Monuments at Pattadakal (UNESCO/NHK). World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/video/1458/group-of-monuments-at-pattadakal-unesconhk/

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