Localities in Bijapur
The Bijapur district situated at the north end of Karnataka state is one of the popular tourist destinations in the country. The location is famous for its historical importance and houses numerous historical remains. A short description about some of the major localities in Bijapur is added here:
Bijapur CitadelBijapur citadel is the center of tourist attractions in the entire Bijapur district. The citadel was built by the Adil Shahi dynasty in the 15th century. The Bijapur citadel comprises a no. of historical monuments including several palaces, tombs, mosques and gardens. The citadel is located close to the heart of the Bijapur city and being visited by hundreds of people every day.
Basavana BagewadiBasavana Bagewadi is also a location in Bijapur with historical importance. The location is the birth place of Lord of Basavna, who is considered as the founder of Lingayat community in Karnataka. Basavana Bagewadi is an important religious location for the Lingayat community, who constitute majority of the population in Karnataka state.
IndiIndi is also an important locality in Bijapur. It is one of the dry areas in Bijapur gaining the benefits of Upper Krishna project in Karnataka. Temples are the main attractions of Indi. Shanteshwara temple, Venkateshwara temple and temple of Sri Ambabhavani are some of the famous temples in this locality.
MuddebihalBijapur is commonly called as one of the emerging educational destinations of Karnataka and the Muddebihal area in Bijapur is one of the places in the district developing numerous educational institutions including schools and colleges. Famous Almatti Dam in Bijapur is located close to the Muddebihal area. Jnana Bharati Vidya Mandir, V. B. C. High School, Mutayna High School, MGMK English Medium and M. G. V. C. College are some of the popular educational institutions in this locality.
Talikota is a famous location in Bijapur district in Karnataka. The location is also called in the name Talikote by the people in the area. The Doni River in Bijapur flows close to the Talikota locality. The location witnessed famous Battle of Talikota in AD 1565. Khasgateswer temple, one of the famous temples in north Karnataka is situated in Talikota in Bijapur.
KC Market in BijapurKC market is one of the known shopping locations in Bijapur city. The market is located near to the Government girl’s high school Bijapur. Famous streets in the city like Tipu Sultan Chowk and Meenakshi Chowk road are located near to this market.
Ghandi Chowk in BijapurGhandi chowk is the most popular market area in Bijapur city. The Ghandi chowk in Bijapur is located close to the famous streets like MG Road, BLDEA Road, and Azad road in Bijapur. The Ghandi chowk market operating in the area is famous all over the city.
APMC Road in BijapurThe APMC Road is a famous location in Bijapur connecting the station road in Bijapur city and road to Golgumbaz. The Karnataka state women’s university head quarters and Ambedkar stadium are situated at two sides of the APMC Road in Bijapur city.
Upli Buruz Road in BijapurThe Upli Buruz road in Bijapur is one of the extensions of the MG road in the city. Famous Kote Narasimha Temple in Bijapur is on the Upli Buruz road. The Upli Buruz road starts from the MG road ends at the Shapur gate in Bijapur city. The Upli Buruz road and the areas near to the road are seen busy during the morning time.
MG Road in BijapurMG road is one of the most crowded localities in Bijapur. MG road and the surrounding locations can be considered as the best shopping area in the city of Bijapur. There are so many show rooms and shops here selling products including fashion accessories and jewels. The road connects the Toravi road and BLDEA road in Bijapur city and can said to be situated within the citadel of ancient Adil Shahi dynasty.
BLDEA Road in BijapurBLDEA road is also one of the busy streets in Bijapur city. From products of international brands to locally produced items are available in the shops in BLDEA road and nearby areas. The location will be crowded during the peak hours of the day. The BLDEA road connects MG road to the Akkamahadevi road in Bijapur city.
Muddebihal is a town and taluk of Bijapur District in Karnataka state. It is located 81 km towards south from district head quarters Bijapur and 474 km from the state capital Bangalore towards south. This place is bounded by Lingsugur Taluk towards east, Bagalkot Taluk towards west, Basavana Bagewadi Taluk towards North and Hungund Taluk towards south. Major cities near Muddebihal are Muddebihal City, Talikota City, Lingsugur City and Sindgi City.
Muddebihal is too hot in summer; the highest day temperature of Muddebihal is in between 33 ° C to 41° C. The nearest railway station is Gulbarga railway station and the nearest major railway station to Muddebihal is Almatti railway station, which is about 23 k from muddebihal. The nearest airport is at Belgaum located 220 km from Muddebihal. Talikota is the nearby town to Muddebihal having road connectivity.
Quick Facts about Muddebihal
- Division: Belgaum
- District Head Quarters: Bijapur
- Language: Kannada and English
- Elevation / Altitude: 535 meters. Above Sea level
- Telephone Code / STD Code: 08356
- Vehicle Registration Number: KA-28
- RTO Office: Bijapur