Consider the following statements about Vesara style of temple architecture:
- This style was mainly adopted by the Chalukyas of Badami
- Brihadeeswarar Temple is an excellent example of Vesara temple architecture
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
Vesara style of temple architecture is often regarded as hybrid of Nagara and Dravida temple architecture. This style was a result of series of experiments done of Chalukyas in Karnataka. Second statement is incorrect because Brihadeeswarar Temple is in Dravidian style.
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