Ambigera Gudi Complex, Aihole - Timings, History, Best Time to Visit

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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.