I Was Here: Kavishaila

I was Here: Kavishaila
Kavishaila is a rock monument dedicated to Kuvempu, one of the greatest literary giants of Karnataka. More than a monument, its the place which inspired Kuvempu to give us the wonderful pieces of Kannada literature. It is on a small hillock right next to his childhood home Kuppalli. Kavishaila is also the place where Kuvempu and his son Poornachandra Tejaswi, a famous Kannada writer himself were laid to rest.
And in case if you are plannign a visit to Kuppalli, here are few near by places of interests – Kundadri, Mandagadde bird sanctuary, Agumbe, Sringeri.
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6 Comments

  1. mounaFebruary 18, 2012

    gajanur dam is also nearby, but entry is totally restricted. but, there’s honnemaradu which is amazing.

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    1. Prashanth MFebruary 25, 2012

      Honnemaradu, yes. Need to plan for a visit to this place.

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  2. Shrinidhi HandeFebruary 20, 2012

    any more pics?

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  3. River RaftingFebruary 27, 2012

    The monument bears similarity with Stonehenge.The background also looks great.

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  4. soumyaJanuary 9, 2013

    its amazing stones of feelings and yomotions

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    1. PrashanthJanuary 11, 2013

      True that!

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