Badami Cave and its surroundings, Karnataka
Badami Caves, carved on top of a hill in Karnataka, there are four major rock cut caves. All the four caves are carved out of Deccan sandstone. The architecture of these caves shows a mixture of North Indian Nagara style and South Indian Nagara. Overlooking the caves is the Agastya Theertha Tank, its banks dotted with a cluster of Bhoothanatha temples.