Note: Refer to the main post "Belur Halebidu and Somanathapura - Wonders of the world and Must see in INDIA" for all the places around and planning the trip.
Belavadi is 28Kms from Belur.Again based on Hoysala Architecture. You can plan this along with Belur-Halebidu. Stay in Hassan for a night and you should be able to cover these places in two days.
Wiki reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Veera_Narayana_Temple,_Belavadi
Photos with comments....
|View of the temple from outside|
|Beautiful pillars decorating the mantapa and each one is different, polished and you can see reflections|
|Can you see the reflection? It is polished and shining like a mirror...|
|Series of Elephants for strength|
|Nice view of the temple and lawn inside the prahara|
|Gods with beautiful crown and jewels|
|Another view of the tower|
|Big size elephant in the entrance, decorated with jewels, so intricate|
|Front view of the temple|