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Chalukya Kings of Badami

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Keywords: chalukya, badami, pattadakallu

A Chalukyan Miniature Painting
Pattadkal miniature painting
Chalukyan Art
Shiva with his bull, Nandi, at Durga temple, Aihole

Shiva and his bull vehicle Nandi
Lord Shiva of Badami
Romance of Commoners, Badami
A rural couple sitting on a cot caress each other
Chalukan period sculpture, Badami

Shiva Killing an Asura, Badami Sculpture
Western Chalukyan Sculpture
Kalyan Chalukyan Sculpture
Romance of Shiva and Parvati
Alampur temple sculpture in Andhra Pradesh

Romance of Shiva and Parwati
Eastern Chalukyan temple sculpture, Alampur
Sculptures of Alampur
Chalukyan Swastika
Designs from a Pattadakal Temple
Notice the Swastika and the embedded warrior couple

A Pattadkal sculpture
A great example of Chalukyan art
A Sculpture from Pattadakallu
Lad Khan Temple
Lad Khan Temple, Aihole
One of the first of Chalukyan temple, perhaps constructed as a sample in 450 A.D. This is believed to be a temple for Lord Shiva

Unique Temple of Aihole, 7th Century A.D.
This horse-shoe shaped temple was built duirng the reign of Vikramaditya II. Its gopuram is in the Rekhanagar style of the north. In the corridor of the temple are beautifully carved idols of Vishnu, Shiva, the Matsyayantra and Nagadevatas.
U-Shaped  Chalukyan Temple


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