Historic town Belur is taluka and Town municipal Council in Hassan district in Karnataka. It is beautifully set on banks of Yagachi River having lush green environments. Belur is famous for its Chennakaseva temple, one of finest artwork of Hoysala. Balaji Tours and Travels a leading travel company comes under VG groups offers lots of pilgrimage tour packages of Belur. We have a group of experts that understand your pilgrimage tour requirements.
We take you Belur’s famous temple Chennakaseva temple another name is Vijayanarayana temple. This temple is dedicated to Lord Vijayanarayana, one of twenty four incarnations of Vishnu. This temple is built by combine efforts of King Vishnuvardhana and Hoysalas. This temple has been proposed to be listed under UNESCO World Heritage Sites. This temple has many sculptures showing variety of ornaments, doorways, birds, ceilings and animals and these sculptures are fully decorative as they are full of life and vigour with variety of movements and actions. The doors of this temple are guarded by gorgeously decorated dvarapalaka or doorkeepers. In this temple there are 48 pillars of different sizes, shapes and designs. Even in darkness, you can see these shining pillars. Best part of this temple is “Lady with Mirror” also known as Darpana Sundari. Hoysala sculptors signed their sculptures and write names at foot of their art work.
Balaji Tours and Travels provides you 2D/1N, 3D/2N, 5D/4N packages including hotel accommodation on twin sharing basis with breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea with snacks and dinner. We also offer customized tour packages. We also provide discount on pilgrimage tour packages.
So if you want to see another incarnation of lord Vishnu then book a pilgrimage tour of Belur with Balaji Tours and Travels.