Who is the founder of Hoysalas?

Who is the founder of Hoysalas?


Which temple is famous in Karnataka?

10 Most Famous Temples of Karnataka

  • Kollur Mookambika Temple. Photo by syam, CC BY 2.

    Which is famous in Karnataka?

    10 Things Karnataka is Famous For

    • Mysore for Silk and Sandalwood. Mysore is popular for its sandalwood products like soaps, sandalwood oils, incense sticks and show pieces. ...
    • Hampi. ...
    • Dandeli for Adventure. ...
    • Channapatna Toys. ...
    • Mangalorean Cuisine. ...
    • Ancient Temples of Hooli. ...
    • Jog Falls. ...
    • India's Best Travel Destination – Coorg.

    Which is oldest Hindu temple?

    Mundeshwari Temple

    Which is the first temple in Karnataka?

    Madhukeshwara Temple

    Which temple is biggest in the world?

    Angkor Wat

    Which place is famous for Nagar architecture?

    Explanation: The Sun temple at Modhera was built by Raja Bhimdev I of the Solanki Dynasty in 1026. It is located in Mehsana district of Gujarat. Hence, A is the correct option./span>

    What is Panchayatana style?

    [Panchayatana is an architectural style where the main shrine is built on a rectangular plinth with four smaller subsidiary shrines at the four corners and making it a total of five shrines – i.e., Pancha]/span>

    What are the main characteristics of Vijayanagara style of architecture?

    Vijayanagar temples are surrounded by strong enclosures and characterized by ornate pillared kalyanamandapa (marriage halls); tall rayagopurams (carved monumental towers at the entrance of the temple) built of wood, brick, and stucco in the Chola style; and adorned with life-sized figures of gods and goddesses.

    What is the Nagara style of architecture?

    Temples located in Northern India are classified as Nagara Style. The Dravidian style has 1 single Shikhara. In Dravidian Style, it is always a single tower....Related Links.
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    What is the meaning of Nagara style?

    North Indian temple style

    What are the three styles of temple architecture?

    Three main styles of temple architecture are the Nagara or the Northern style, the Dravida or the Southern style and the Vesara or Mixed style.

    Who started Nagara style of architecture?

    Narasimhavarman I

    Where did Nagara style of architecture evolve?

    This tradition evolved through various stages and culminated much later – in the eighth century – in the carving out of an entire temple, that of Kailashnatha . Nagara style is associated with the land between the Himalayas and Vindhyas. The Nagara style has its origin in the structural temples of the Guptas period.