9th century majesty through 21st century lenses


Thanks @[688883707:2048:Shiva] for introducing me to this centuries old, yet charming as ever temple! Source: @[33138223345:274:Wikipedia]: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bhoga_Nandeeshwara_Temple Bhoga Nandeeshwara Temple (also spelt "Bhoga Nandishwara" or "Bhoga Nandishvara") is a Hindu temple located in Nandi village, at the base of Nandi Hills (or Nandidurga) in the Chikkaballapur district of Karnataka state, India. It is dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva. The original temple in the complex, identified as one of the oldest temples of Karnataka, dates back to the early 9th century. The architectural style is Dravidian. The temple is located at a distance of 60 km from Bangalore. The temple is protected as a monument of national importance by the Archaeological Survey of India

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