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DISTRICTS

Bagalkot
Ballari
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Bengaluru
Bengaluru Urban
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Chamarajanagar
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Chitradurga
Dakshina Kannada
Davangere
Dharwad
Gadag
Hassan
Haveri
Kalaburgi
Kodagu
Kolar
Koppal
Mandya
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Chitradurga Fort

Chitradurga Fort or as the British called it Chitaldoorg, is a fortification that straddles several hills and a peak overlooking a flat valley in the Chitradurga District, Karnataka, India. The forts name Chitrakaldurga, which means picturesque fort in Kannada, is the namesake of the town Chitradurga and its administrative district. The fort was built in stages between the 11th and 13th centuries by the dynastic rulers of the region including the Chalukyas and Hoysalas, later the Nayakas of Chitradurga of the Vijayanagar Empire.

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Muruga Mata

Sri Jagadguru Murugharajendra Vidyapeetha is an apex body established under the Societies Act to organise and manage educational and cultural institutions with an intention to take education to the door steps of common people in rural and remote areas. This was started in the year 1964 by His Holiness Jagadguru Sri Sri Mallikarjua Murugharajendra Mahaswamiji, the then pontiff of Srimath.

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Chandravalli Cave

Chandravalli is a pre-historic site near Chitradurga in Karnataka. The temple here is semi-lunar in shape,This area is a valley that is formed by three hills namely Chitradurga, Cholagudda and Kirabanakallu. Excavations reveal that this area was inhabited since Iron Age The interiors of the Chandravalli cave temple in Chitradurga is completely dark, thus oine needs a torch to explore the temple. It is believed that this temple was one of the major centres for meditation for the saints and rishis.