Director: R. Bharathadri
Duration: 21 min, 35 sec.
This eighth-century monument in Bagalpore district of
Karnataka was built to celebrate the victory of King Vikramāditya II over
his foes, and touches the highest pinnacle of temple architecture. The
Lokeśvara Temple and the Virūpākṣa Temple are among the manjor temples in
the single complex with ten monuments known for their grandeur, decorative
designs and inscriptions. The iconographic details are of high standard.
The embellishments in the smaller temples have a Puranic storyline. There
are 748 panels that link this world with the other world or muktisora.