Akkadevi (ಆಕ್ಕದೀವಿ in Kannada, also Akkādēvi, Akkā-dēvi), 1010-1064 CE[1] was a princess of the Chalukya dynasty of Karnataka and governor of an area known as Kishukādu, situated in the present day districts of Bidar, Bagalkot and Bijapur. She was the sister of King Jayasimha II of the Western Chalukyas, and aunt of Someshvara I.  Akkadevi was well known for being an able administrator and capable general.

Akkadevi (ಆಕ್ಕದೀವಿ in Kannada, also Akkādēvi, Akkā-dēvi), 1010-1064 CE[1] was a princess of the Chalukya dynasty of Karnataka and governor of an area known as Kishukādu, situated in the present day districts of Bidar, Bagalkot and Bijapur. She was the sister of King Jayasimha II of the Western Chalukyas, and aunt of Someshvara I. Akkadevi was well known for being an able administrator and capable general.

"Lord Shiva Kills Andhak. " Virupaksha Temple. Pattadakal. Chalukya Dynasty. 8th Century CE. Karnataka, India.

"Lord Shiva Kills Andhak. " Virupaksha Temple. Pattadakal. Chalukya Dynasty. 8th Century CE. Karnataka, India.

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" Natraj " ( Lord Shiva as Dancer ). Virupaksha Temple. Pattadakal. Chalukya Dynasty. 8th Century CE. Karnataka, India.

" Natraj " ( Lord Shiva as Dancer ). Virupaksha Temple. Pattadakal. Chalukya Dynasty. 8th Century CE. Karnataka, India.

Tirthankara Standing in Kayotsarga Meditation Posture Chalukya dynasty, 9th c.

Tirthankara Standing in Kayotsarga Meditation Posture Chalukya dynasty, 9th c.

"Lady with a Parrot. " Virupaksha Temple. Pattadakal. Chalukya Dynasty. 8th Century CE. Karnataka, India.

"Lady with a Parrot. " Virupaksha Temple. Pattadakal. Chalukya Dynasty. 8th Century CE. Karnataka, India.

ಪಟ್ಟದ ಕಲ್ಲು, Pattada kallu, Karnataka was capital of Chalukya Dynasty between 6th to 8th Century. #ನಮ್ಮನಾಡುಕರುನಾಡು

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ಪಟ್ಟದ ಕಲ್ಲು, Pattada kallu, Karnataka was capital of Chalukya Dynasty between 6th to 8th Century. #ನಮ್ಮನಾಡುಕರುನಾಡು

"Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. " Virupaksha Temple. Pattadakal. Chalukya Dynasty. 8th Century CE. Karnataka, India.

"Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. " Virupaksha Temple. Pattadakal. Chalukya Dynasty. 8th Century CE. Karnataka, India.

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