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History on busy junction

One can't really call it an 'attraction' but the statue of histric figure Basavanna on horse riding... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2017
tan32016
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Bengaluru, India
Basavanna on horse back

This staute in famous Basaveshwara cirlce in Bengaluru portrays Great Poet Basavanna on... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2016
gausha05
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Mangalore, India
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“Basavanna on horse back”
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

One can't really call it an 'attraction' but the statue of histric figure Basavanna on horse riding that was recently installed is a striking image on a busy junction and indicates to the travelers that they are at Basaveshwara layout.

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Reviewed 27 June 2016

This staute in famous Basaveshwara cirlce in Bengaluru portrays Great Poet Basavanna on horse back. The statue is quite big and is a respect for the 18 th century poet who was actively invnolved in social reforms in Mysore region at that time

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Reviewed 17 April 2016

Basava, or as he is respectfully known Basavanna was a Kanada poet and philosopher in the 12th century. There is a statue of him on a horse at Basaveswara circle in the city. It is a simple statue not very impressive to look at.

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Reviewed 27 October 2015

Shri Basaveshwara or fondly called Basavanna lived from 1134 to 1168 AD. He started his career as an accountant but rose to become the Mahamantri or Prime Minister for Bijjala Kingdom in Karnataka. He was a great philosopher, poet and social reformer who strongly believed...More

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