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Views and God presence

Another hill in one of the most beautiful nature's wonder i have visited.Many stairs to go up but... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ajay M
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Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania
Worth visiting at different times of the day

If you are staying in Hampi bazaar Virupaksha Temple is right by it giving you opportunity to visit... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
simply-peregrinating
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Burnley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another hill in one of the most beautiful nature's wonder i have visited.Many stairs to go up but not difficult unless physically challenged.Birth place of Hanuman ji and what nice views of the valley.Great temple to sit and pray and remember great Indian spiritual history.T...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

If you are staying in Hampi bazaar Virupaksha Temple is right by it giving you opportunity to visit several times. Early morning or evening time is an ideal time to see it when it is quiet and there are no crowds. During the day it...More

Thank simply-peregrinating
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Virupaksha Temple is located in Hampi 350 km from Bangalore, in the state of Karnataka in southern India. It is part of the Group of Monuments at Hampi, designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The temple is dedicated to Virupaksha, a form of Shiva

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Reviewed 4 November 2017

As a history buff and a student aspiring in architecture, I loved this heritage site. the carvings on the pillars are detailed and beautiful. The temple is wonderfuly mantained. would recommend to go on a pleasant day.

Thank Basketballer2003
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Virupaksha temple architecture is awesome astonishing and challenging skill of ancient architectures. Hats up to the culture being followed by the ancient people and the encouragement by the Vijayanagara Kingdom in getting such monuments built by them. All visitors must see the carvings on pillars...More

Thank parusharouthud
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

It is a little crowded as it is one of the main attractions and also has lots of devotees coming. But awesome to visit. Please note that temple closes for an hour or two in afternoon starting from 12pm I guess.

Thank Sid B
Reviewed 22 October 2017

The temple is located on the street of Hampi Bazaar. The lighting's in the temple was very good to view. Awesome to relax and worship.

Thank wanderlustbuddy_12
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Awesome architecture, see the real beauty of the creations done so many years ago. Hard to imagine that these monuments are still standing!

Thank P_P_Roadies
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

This is over of the few temples in hampi where still pukka is done. Virupaksha loosely translates as angry eye. Story is that lord shive opened his third eye and burnt kama to ashes. The temple is really beautiful. U must have good guide to...More

Thank RJamadagni
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Awesome place, we went by our own car it is on height on top of hill. It has huge parking. Small market. The place is awesome if you have interest in history and architecture. Very big Shiva temple next to tungbhadra river. Be careful while...More

Thank naman g
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Divakar N
18 October 2017|
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Response from MND2501 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Start with Vijaya Vithalla complex.. it will require 3-4 hours. Then visit Palace area which will require around 2-3 hours. In the evening you can visit Saswkalu ganapati, krishna mandir, bajarpeth and virupaksh... More
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Response from Chaudhuri J | Reviewed this property |
see these posts... it should help you to plan =============================== For information of the travelers/visitors, I am giving the important monuments to be visited in a chronological order. From Hospet, if one hire's... More
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Response from Krisanu G | Reviewed this property |
do you have any question.i dont understand this comment.how can photos be enough to understand Hampi.
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