Bengaluru: Prime Minister Narendra Modi shared his happiness after Karnataka’s Hoysala temples were included in UNESCO’s World Heritage List. The Prime Minister said that India has gained more pride with Hoysala temples being included in the World Heritage List. He shared his happiness through social media platform X (formerly known as Twitter).
” More pride for India! The magnificent Sacred Ensembles of the Hoysalas have been inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. The timeless beauty and intricate details of the Hoysala temples are a testament to India’s rich cultural heritage and the exceptional craftsmanship of our ancestors”, the Prime Minister tweeted.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar also took to X to share his happiness. Jayashankar’s response was that this is a well-deserved recognition for our traditional art and architecture.
The Hoysala temples have become the 42nd site in India to be recognized as a World Heritage Site. Hoysala temples are located in Belur, Halebidu and Somananthapura regions. The announcement came a day after Santiniketan in West Bengal was inscribed on the UNESCO heritage list.