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We are the citizens of an antique land. Intellectually, I think, we all realize this fact. However, it is only when we stumble upon forgotten hamlets like Belur and Halebid do we begin to comprehend what the phrase “the passage of time” actually signifies. Now a couple of small towns, 40 km from Hassan in Karanataka, Belur and Halebid were once the capitals of the mighty Hoysala kingdom. In a sense, the very history of this place exemplifies the (Indian) pattern of the rise and fall of religions and civilizations.(Located in the Hassan district of Karnataka, Belur and Halebid are situated some 16 km apart.) The Hoysalas were once the tribal subordinates to another powerful empire, the Chalukyas. King Vishnuvardhan was a Jain who subsequently converted to Hinduism. His queen, Shantaladevi + more about Belur And Halebid

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