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“Awesome structure”

Vidyashankar Temple
Reviewed 8 June 2016

The Vidyashankara Temple was built many centuries back. The unique monument built entirely of stone combining both Hoysala (Chalukya) and Dravidian architectural styles. Tunga river flows at the back side of this temple.

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Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

First of all I wd request TripAdvisor to combine Vidya Sankara Temple also under this head. Both are one and the same.
Vidyasankar Temple Sringeri is a master piece in architecture built in 13th century by a great Sankaracharya of Sringeri Mutt, Vidyaranyar. The Dasavathara n intricate workmanship on hardstones, speaks volumes of the skilled Sthapathis of those days. Located on the Thunga River surrounded by forests n mountains, it is a great place to be visited in one's lifetime! Peace n Tranquillity assured!

Thank Rajahiyer
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Reviewed 29 April 2016

Beautiful temple. Lot of carvings and sculptures all around the outer wall. Exquisite carvings on the inside of the temple too.

Thank KUMAR01818
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Reviewed 30 January 2016

This temple is a part of the Sringeri Temple. The structure is old and beautiful. It has a nice architecture. The climate is cool and one can spend time by sitting around the temple and relax

Thank VSRambabu
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Reviewed 16 April 2015

Was very crowded when I visited (December). Small temple.
Spent some time in the nearby bathing ghat and feed the fishes as well when you visit.

Thank vijincet
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