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Hoysaleswara temple – Halebidu (Karnataka)

Hoysaleswara temple sculptures are “second to none in all of India”. It is a temple dedicated to Hindu god Shiva. It was built in Halebidu (in modern Karnataka state, India) during the rule of King Vishnuvardhana of the Hoysala Empire in the 12th century.