While the first complex houses three deities, the second complex consists of a huge and majestic kalyani pond. You can go through the list of females in your neighbourhood to browse through their pictures. Garuda is connected with the famous Song Dynasty general Yue Fei (1103-1142) in his Qing era folkore biography The Story of Yue Fei (1684).The hills are nestled between the neighbouring towns of Nandi, Muddenahalli, and Kanivenarayanapura.It is 10 km from Chickballapur town and approximately 60 km from the city of Bengaluru. In traditional belief, the hills are the origin of the Arkavathy river.Another story is that Yoga Nandeeshwara performed penance here, and so it was named after him.
When I speak of the "Garuda motif," I am referring to an artistic motif which portrays him hovering above the heads of Buddhist figures.
The earliest evidence of cotton use in the Indian subcontinent has been found at the site of Mehrgarh and Rakhigarhi where cotton threads have been found preserved in copper beads; these finds have been dated to Neolithic (between 60 BC).
Cotton cultivation in the region is dated to the Indus Valley Civilization, which covered parts of modern eastern Pakistan and northwestern India between 33 BC.
The Bhoga Nandeeshwara Temple in Nandi village is one of the oldest temples in Karnataka dating back to the ninth century.
The temple hewn out of rock consists of two complexes.