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The stunning Kopeshwar temple at Khidrapur, Kolhapur

Located on the banks of Krishna river and right on the border of Maharashtra and Karnataka, Kopeshwar temple at Khidrapur is a beautiful reminder of what our ancestors left back for us as cultural, religious and architectural heritage. I made a completely unplanned visit to the temple and came back impressed and inspired.

Here's my (funny, at times) story to the Kopeshwar temple at Khidrapur.

From mango ice-cream to Temple plans with a don
It was an unusually warm day in Kolhapur and I didn't particularly want to do anything. Trust me it's not uncommon for me to do nothing even in a new city, but walk around aimlessly, sometimes take pictures, sometimes just give my camera some rest. Today my cameras was happy and relaxing back in my room, while I was back to the ice cream shop I had discovered the previous night on a busy intersection in old Kolhapur. It looked like the kind of place locals would love to visit, and their mango Mastani was decent, if not great. But somehow…

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