Chitradurga is a town in the Indian state of Karnataka. It is known for its 12th-century fort, which is one of the largest and most well-preserved forts in India. The fort is located on a hilltop, and offers panoramic views of the surrounding countryside.
Chitradurga is also home to a number of other historical and cultural attractions, including the Lakshmi Narasimha Temple, the Chitradurga Museum, and the Chitradurga Fort Museum.
The town is a popular tourist destination, and is known for its rich history, culture, and natural beauty.
Here are some additional facts about Chitradurga:
The name Chitradurga comes from the Kannada words “chitra” (meaning “picture”) and “durga” (meaning “fort”).
The fort was built by the Hoysalas in the 12th century.
The fort was later captured by the Vijayanagara Empire, the Keladi Nayakas, and the Mysore Sultanate.
The fort was finally captured by the British in the 18th century.
Chitradurga is located in the Chitradurga district of Karnataka.
The town has a population of over 100,000 people.
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