Gomateshwara Statue Karkala

The Gomateshwara Statue, Karkala

I wonder how many Gomateshwara Statues are there in India and especially in Karnataka. I know at least four of them in the State. By the time, we reached the Gomateshwara Statue, it was dark and mobile photography became impossible. My Sony A5100 came in handy; I could manage somewhat good Gomateshwara Photographs.   If you guys are planning here, ensure to reach this place … Continue reading The Gomateshwara Statue, Karkala

Attur Church, St. Lawrence Shrine

The Attur Church, St. Lawrence Shrine

We drove to the outskirts of Karkala to visit the Attur Church or the St. Lawrence Shrine. Thanks to my friend Lawrence for showing the way. The Attur Church dates back to 1759 and known for many miracles. Saint Lawrence Church, Attur The Church has seen many destructions and renovations in several centuries. In the year 1900, Rev. Fr. Frank built the present Church and … Continue reading The Attur Church, St. Lawrence Shrine