Bilgi

Bilgi is a famous place to visit in uttarakannada. It is situated at a distance of 14 km from siddapur. It is a historical place. Jain kings ruled this place from 1400 A.C to 1736 A.C. 

They Built 'Basadis' around this place. Parshwanatha, Mahadev, Virupaksha, Hanumantha Temples are the Evidences of Hoysala Architecture.





 The gol bhavi (round well) is one of the attractive places here. Gol bhavi is a Underground home like structure which has a well in the middle and which has amazing structure inside. One has to get down to this well by Underground route with good lighting facility.



 While going underneath one has to be very careful. U can find snakes regularly here. Bats live Inside this monument. This Underground place has 3 caves heading towards different locations around bilgi. Unfortunetly govt has closed these caves.
 Bilagi is called Shwethapura in Sanskrit records, Situated on the Banks of Soma Nadi (river). The Visiting time is Suitable from August to May.


There is one more beautiful waterfalls in uttarakannada district. It is near sirsi. If u want to know more deatails about unchalli falls. Then click on the link bellow.

Unchalli Falls 

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