Lad Khan Temple

Lad Khan Temple

Lad Khan temple is an old temple located in Aihole. This temple is dedicated to Shiva , but the name of the temple is of a Muslim Prince.

This temple was built in the style of a Panchayat hall as, at that time, the science and arts of constructing had not evolved. The architecture of this temple is like a cave.

This temple has the Shiva linga in the interiors with Nandi facing the Shiva shrine. According to talks and rumors, this temple was, at one time, dedicated to Lord Vishnu.

For all those strong believers of Lord Shiva, this needs to be listed in your ‘must see’ lists.