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Main entrance of the fort which has lasted for over 500 years. Once the Vijayanagara Empire fell, the Keladi kings made repeated attempts to subdue Chennabhairadevi. Looking at the timelines, it is also suggested that successive queens used the same name! Finally in 1592, Venkatappa Nayaka led the Keladi attack against her, succeeded in arresting her and brought her to Keladi, where she breathed her last as a prisoner. Clearly, there are different versions of this legend.



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