Bangalore
Badami
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Badami The Essential
Interesting

Built on the banks of an artificial lake, Badami, the capital of the Chalukya kings, provides a superb insight into the architectural evolution of this powerful dynasty in Southern India via a series of four caves from the 6C, and the stone Bhutanatha temples, also known as the shore temples, built by the side of the lake in the 7C.