10 Beautiful South Indian Temples that every Hindu should visit; Drishith Varma; Detechter


India – Great Living Chola Temples

South Indian temples are famous for Dravidian style and Vijayanagara style architecture that is grandeur, tall and consists primarily of pyramids like towers made from sandstone, soapstone, and granite. They look magnificent and are breathtakingly beautiful that provides people with both spirituality and amusement.

Compiled here are the 10 beautiful South Indian Temples, which everyone should visit once in their lifetime.

1. Virupaksha Temple – Hampi, Karnataka

Designated as world heritage site by UNESCO, it was built in the 7th century the queen of Vikramaditya to honor the victory of the king. Virupaksha Temple has the Dravidian style architecture and is located in Hampi, 350 km from Bangalore. Virupaksha Temple is one of the most beautiful South Indian Temples and lies on the bank of beautiful Tungabhadra River and is dedicated to Lord Shiva.

2. Meenakshi Temple – Madurai, Tamil Nadu

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