India is a country in South Asia whose name comes from the Indus...
Brahma is the Hindu Creator god. He is also known as the Grandfather...
Hindu architecture evolved over the centuries from simple rock-cut...
Unlike other religious traditions, Hinduism does not originate...
Shiva (or Siva) is one of the most important gods in the Hindu...
A Visual Glossary of Hindu Architecture
[image:3988] Adisthana - the decorative raised platform...
A ceiling slab from a temple in Aihole, Karnataka, India depicting...
Durga Temple, Aihole
The 8th century CE Durga temple at Aihole, Karnataka, India. It...
A statue of the Hindu goddes Durga from her temple at Aihole, India...
Gaudargudi Temple, Aihole
The 6th-7th century CE sandstone Gaudargudi Temple, Aihole, Karnataka...
Shiva with Nandi, Aihole
A sculpted sandstone panel from the 8th century CE Durga Temple...
Aihole, Karnataka, India
A tour of Aihole. Aiholi (Ayyavole) was an ancient walled city...