Thursday, October 4, 2012

Bijapur Citadel

The city of Bijapur was ruled bu many dynasties like Chalukyas, Mughal, Bahamani rulers. The landscape is covered with great monuments of historical importance built during those dynasty.


During those periods it had a citadel of 6km stretch around the city. Within the citadel are the remains of both Hindu temples and old mosques. 


32 comments:

krishna said...

awesome view!!!

Al said...

That looks like a great city.

Cloudia said...

Vast wonder, Rajesh



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Rakesh Vanamali said...

Panoramic!

R Niranjan Das said...

Beautiful captures of the citadel.

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Jeevan said...

That sounds interesting! Clear pictures.

P.N. Subramanian said...

Nice photographs. The dome thereat is supposed to be the largest.

Vineeta Yashswi said...

Place where i want to go...Beautiful pictures with good information...

manjulikapramod said...

Temples and Mosques so close..Wish the followers lived closer..

Pearl Maple said...

Thanks for sharing your photos with Sky Watch Friday, it is like taking a mini tour and holiday to interesting destinations

Sivinden said...

Great shots! You can see to the world's end from here;)

Steffi said...

Wonderful photos of India,Rajesh!Thank you for sharing and have a nice weekend!

Carver said...

What a great view.

Sylvia K said...

Lovely skies and a beautiful city!!

Gary said...

Great shots!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

A beautiful city-scape under misty skies.

Merisi said...

Gorgeous vistas!
Thank you for sharing the images and the history,
Happy Skywatch,
Merisi

Kim, USA said...

I love these shots!

Kim,USA

Chubskulit Rose said...

Such a beautiful view! Happy sky watching.

ladyfi said...

How lovely to see parts of your history preserved.

Indrani said...

Great views.

Leovi said...

Sensational views of Bijapur. Nice pictures.

sceneoftranquility said...

I was wondering who takes care of all these old buildings?

Zuzana said...

Beautiful.;) Lovely to see green exotic landscape when here we are heading for he depths of winter soon.;) Hope you have been well,
xoxo

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Wonderful!

DeniseinVA said...

A wonderful place and very nice shots for SkyWatch.

eden said...

Beautiful photos and love the place.

Rajesh said...

Thank you all for appreciating the landscape of old city.

allresourceupdates said...

The Citadel looks great indeed.. :)

Ranjana's craft blog said...

Gives complete view of the city ...very nice

Bharati Singha said...

Beautiful views.

Kiran Acharya said...

Awesome shots with a great view.