Hampi Photos 1

The landscape of Hampi is filled with unending array of carvings. Some may want to call it an open museum. The carvings of religious as well as secular theme are carved on boulders in its natural settings as well as into the manmade structures. The following depicts a sample collection of such images....

 

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Nandi on Boulder

Nandi on Boulder

Nandi on Boulder

Nandi on Boulder

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Hanuman as Anjaneya

Hanuman as Anjaneya

Nandi on Boulder

Nandi on Boulder

Rama's arrow mark, Linga and Nandi (bull)

Linga and Nandi (bull) iconography at Malayavantha Hill. The cleft above is considered as the point where Lord Rama's arrow fallen, as he suggesting this hill as the spot to stay during the rainy season

108 Shiva lingas carved on a large sheet of rock by the riverside.

108 Shiva lingas carved on a large sheet of rock by the riverside.

on the way to Veerabhadra Temple

on the way to Veerabhadra Temple

Linga with Vermilion

Linga with vermilion applied as mark of reverence. Also seen are images of people worshiping the Linga. Image from the Riverside Ruins site.