Ambigera Gudi Complex
#12 of 17 Places to Visit in Aihole
Distance (From Aihole Bus Stand): 0.1 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 15 Mins or Less
Place Location: Opposite To Durga Temple Complex
Transportation Options: Walk/Trek
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of less than 100 meters from Aihole Bus Stand, Ambigera Gudi Complex is a group of three temples situated opposite to Durga Temple complex. The temple got its name from Ambiger (boatsmen) who used to live near the temple.
The complex has one main temple in ruined state with two small shrines. The main temple, believed to be a 10th century monument, has a nagara style sikhara with a mandapa and sanctum. The mandapa has two entrances and the ceiling of mandapa has a lotus image engraved. Built on elevated platform, the temple has a carved doorframe for the sanctum.
The second temple is a small one with broken images of Surya and Vishnu. The third temple is a small ordinary temple without any carvings and images.
This temple is open till 6 PM.