Hampi photo gallery.

Bhima at Hampi

Bhima at Hampi holding Saugandhika flower and club . See Mythology of Hampi for the narrative

Bhima at Hampi. Located near Bhima's Gateway on the way to Vittala Temple from Kamalapura. See Mythology of Hampi for the narrative Image taken from Bhima's Gateway depicting Bhima returning with the celestial sougandhika flower which Draupadi, the wife of the five brothers, desired. This is located at the base of the Bhima's Gateway (see site 4 in Hampi Map) . See also the episode narrating Bhima's adventure in getting this flower.

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Hampi Landscape

Areas of Hampi

Hampi's attractions are clustered across many zones and villages. Typically a few miles apart, all of them are connected by road and at places by the local ferries.

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Gods of Hampi

Lord Virupaksha may be presiding deity of Hampi, but the monkey warrior Hanuman steals the limelight.  Hampi presents a typical cross-section of the religious moorings of India.Hindu icons with its pantheon of gods dominate this vast site.

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Tonga (pony cart) is a popular way to travel between the Hampi Bazaar - Royal Center - Vittala Temple route.

Hampi in a nutshell

What is Hampi?Hampi ( a.k.a Humpi or Hampe ) is both a historic & religious place in India.

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Hampi Landscape

History of Vijayanagara

As you skim towards the older portions of Hampi’s history, it appears as if history often gives way to folklore and then deftly glides into to mythology .The typical version Hampi’s history starts with a popular folklore.

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Life in Hampi

Well, this is about the life in Hampi.Discounting the tourism driven enterprises around the Hampi's attractions, Hampi and its surroundings are largely agrarian.

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Ramayana in Hampi

Hampi has a phenomenal number of attractions believed to be associated with Ramayana, the Hindu epic.

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Lotus Mahal

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