- For the village in Azerbaijan, see Hovari.
Siddheshwara Temple at Haveri
Yalakki Kampina Nadu
|• Total||26.19 km2 (10.11 sq mi)|
|Elevation||571 m (1,873 ft)|
|• Density||2,134.89/km2 (5,529.3/sq mi)|
|• Official||Kannada ಕನ್ನಡ|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
Haveri is a town in Karnataka, India, and it is the administrative headquarters of Haveri District. Haveri is famous for its cardamom garlands and Byadagi red chillies. Around 25 km away, there is a place called Bada, which is the birthplace of the poet Kanakadasa.
The name Haveri is derived from the Kannada words haavu and keri, which means place of snakes. It is said[where?] that Haveri had around 1000 mathas (sacred religious places; Kannada - ಮಠ) in ancient days. One of the famous mathas is Hukkeri Math.
Tourist attractions of Haveri
Siddheshwara temple at Haveri a staggered square plan with dravida articulation and superstructure, 11th century CE. Miniature decorative dravida and nagara style towers at Siddheshvara Temple in Haveri
- Basavanna Temple
- Utsav Rock Garden is situated at Gotagodi on NH-4 Shiggaon Taluk. It is blended with both modern and art where more than 1000 real life size sculptures are present. It has got 8 world records. It is a unique garden in the whole world.
Haveri is located at  It has an average elevation of 572 metres (1876 feet)..
There are a number of private, aided and government schools and colleges that offer courses in PU, degree and master's degrees.
As of 2011[update] India census, Haveri had a population of 67102. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Haveri has an average literacy rate of 70%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 76%, and female literacy is 64%. In Haveri, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.
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