महाकूट म्हणजे एक मोठा संच!

या परिसरात मोठ्या संख्येने शिव मंदिरे असल्यामुळे या संकुलाला हे नाव देण्यात आले आहे. कर्नाटक मधील बागलकोट जिल्ह्यातील छोट्या शहरात वसलेल्या या महाकुटच्या मंदिरांचा समूह ६व्या ते ८व्या शतकात बांधला गेला. विष्णू पुष्करिणी या नावाने ओळखल्या जाणाऱ्या एका तीर्थ कुंडाच्या अवतीभवती या संकुलामध्ये दोन डझनहून अधिक शिव मंदिरे आहेत. भगवान शंकराला समर्पित हे धार्मिक स्थान भारतीय परंपरा व संस्कृतीचे प्रतीक आहे.

 

Mahakuta means “Great Group” and this name is given to the place because of a large number of Lord Shiva temples in the same complex. Situated in the small town in Bagalkot district of Karnataka, These temples were built in 6th– 8th Century AD in Chalukya Dynasty. It is a religious place which has been dedicated totally to Lord Shiva and speaks a lot about ancient culture and tradition. One of the fascinating facts about the temple is that there are more than two dozen Shiva Temples in Mahakuta temple complex surrounding natural attractive spring fed tank. Mahakuta group of temples is an amazing piece of Hindu culture and tradition.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Vishnu Pushkarini, Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Vishnu Pushkarini, Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.

Mahakuta Temples, Bagalkot, Karnataka.