The Group of Monuments at Pattadakal consists of nine Hindu temples and a Jain sanctuary, it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Temple of Virupaksha aws built c. 740 by Queen Lokamahadevi to commemorate her husband's victory over the kings from the South.
Image: Manjunath Doddamani Gajendragad
Satellite view is showing the Indian state of Karnataka situated on the western edge of the Deccan plateau in southwestern India. The state was formerley (until 1973) known as Mysore.
The state is bordered by the Arabian Sea in west, Goa
in northwest, Maharashtra
in north, Telangana
in northeast, Andhra Pradesh
in east, Tamil Nadu
in south and Kerala
With an area
of 191,791 km² (74,051 sq mi), Karnataka is somewhat larger than half the size of Germany
, or slightly smaller than the US state of South Dakota
Karnataka has a population
of 66 million people (est. 2018). Capital city is Bangalore (officially Bengaluru). Official language
is Kannada, one of the major South Indian languages.
The map shows a map of Karnataka with borders, cities and towns, expressways, main roads and streets, and the location of Bengaluru International Airport
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