Kudala Sangama is in Bagalkot District
. It is a famous pilgrim place for Veerashaivas. Here is the confluence of two big rivers Krishna
and Malaprabha. The holy samadhi
, Aikya Mantapa is situated here. The Mantapa is under water, but is well protected. There is a temple dedicated to Lord Sangameswara, worshipped in the form of a ling
. The temple is an ancient monument built in the Chalukyan style architecture.
This place is closely associated with the 12th century poet and social reformer Saint Basaveswara. Basavana Bagewadi is another important place in the locality.
Bagalkot Railway Station and Belgaum Airport are the nearest railhead and airport respectively.