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Very beautiful

We visited here on 17/6/18 .The temple is on the banks of Tungabhadra river.Its a old temple ,of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
sumapuranik
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Vasco Da Gama, Goa, India
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Beautiful Temple from 12 or 13th Century

The temple is dedicated to Lord Harihar, which is aspect of Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva. The temple... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
ShvRm_Traveller
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Goa, India
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The Harihareshwara Temple is located at Harihar in Karnataka state along the banks of river Tungabhadra. The temple is said to have been built in CE 1223–1224 CE by Polalva, a commander and minister under the Hoysala Empire King Vira Narasimha II. The main deity "Harihara" is a union of Gods Vishnu and Shiva. This temple complex is situated about 15KM from Davangere, which is the nearest town.
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Gandhi Nagar, Harihar 577601, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited here on 17/6/18 .The temple is on the banks of Tungabhadra river.Its a old temple ,of hoysala time.The told surrounded by Brahmins pujaries.The temple is closed at 2pm to 4pm.But you can see the god through doors.The temple is in the city.Easy to...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

The temple is dedicated to Lord Harihar, which is aspect of Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva. The temple is located in residential area, which is not very tourist friendly. The temple did not appear to be visited by many tourists, however, it is a practicing...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

This temple of Hoysala times is a mixed bag. No doubt that this is one of nicest works of Hoysala times, but very little remains today in good condition to appreciate its beauty. Though a temple from later Hoysala period, just like Belavadi, this temple...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Awsm..temple and river.....best place to visit with family and at evening time it's really nice feel to have a look around the temple

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

It's a wonderful place to visit the temple is featured with stone sculpture and the entrance in inner is very beautiful

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

A beautiful temple located in Harihara town, which is 20 kms from Davangere. From the Pune - Bangalore highway you need to deviate just 4 kms at Harihara bypass to reach this temple. The temple is very ancient and has two beautiful temple structures in...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2017

This temple is built in the typical Hoysala architecture, usually found in many parts of Karnataka State. The uniqueness of this temple is such that we see both Vishnu and Ishwara in one idol.

Thank sureshhulikunti r
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

When you consider that an Indian dynasty, the Hoysalas had the gumption to build a temple of such finery 700 years back, you begin to thanks history for letting it stand till your eyes had the chance to feast on them. A temple dedicated to...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2017

Great Temple , wonderful work our ancestors, present generation not even able take of the heritage place worth visiting.. The temple idol is beautiful with Shiva and Vishnu in One.

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Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Nice temple and architecture is impressive and nice place enjoyed a lot.. after seeing temple we went to see river and my friend started washing the bike in the river.. nice enjoyed a lot..

Thank Arjun b
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