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About Kolhapur

Kolhapur is a city located in the Indian state of Maharashtra. It lies to the south of Pune, about 228 km away. Traditionally, the place is famous for its footwear and jewellery. Kolhapuri sandals are a trademark and have originated from this city......Read more on Kolhapur


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Mahalaxmi Temple, Kolhapur
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Mahalaxmi Temple, one of the  sightseeing attractions of Kolhapur, is a huge shrine dedicated to Mahalaxmi, the goddess of prosperity. This temple was built in the 7th century by King Karandev of the Chalukya Dynasty. Housing a main hall and five towers, the temple... Read More »
  • Type: Temple
Jyotiba temple, Kolhapur
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Jyotiba Temple was constructed by Navajisaya in 1730 and is dedicated to Lord Jyotiba. Jyotiba is considered to be an incarnation of three main gods, Mahesh, Vishnu and Brahma. According to Indian Mythology, Jyotiba is believed to have helped Mahalaxmi to fight against... Read More »
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Rankala Lake, Kolhapur
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Rankala Lake was built by the Chhatrapati rulers of Kolhapur. It is believed that the lake is directly connected to a well located in the Panhala Fort. Other attractions present near the lake are the chariot of Lord Shiva and a temple with a structure of Nandi (bull). The... Read More »
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The Kopeshwar Temple, Kolhapur
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The Kopeshwar Temple, Kolhapur
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The Kopeshwar Temple, also known as the Mahadev Temple, is divided into four sections. These include Swargamandapam, Sabhamandapam, Antaral Kaksha and Garbha Griha. The temple is also known for its carved sculptures placed in its halls, old pillars, and carvings of... Read More »
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Ichalkaranji, Kolhapur
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Ichalkaranji was a princely state and was under the rule of Ghorpade Dynasty. The city lies at an altitude of 1,768 m and is situated on the banks of Panchganga River. Read More »

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