This district is named after the city of Bijapur. The foundation of the historic city of Bijapur was laid during the reign of the Chalukayan Dynasty of Kalyani between 10th and 11th Centuries. They called it 'Vijayapura' or the city of Victory from hence comes its present name Bijapur.
Information on the district, the Zilla Panchayat, local statistics, telephone directory.
Bijapur Liberal District Education Association
Association of universities and colleges, has links and information on member institutions.
Shri Yalguresh Devasthan
Describes the temple, location, history, associated legends, pujas and sevas. Located in Muddebihal Taluka.
Last update:January 2, 2007 at 22:05:23 UTC