Hampi Photos 9

Hampi Photos 9

One of the natural wonders of the Hampi region is the boulder strewn landscape. The boulders alone can give Hampi a mystic aura. A great deal of Hampi's heritage architecture is built on,around and with these boulders.

Boulders in Hampi are invaluable to its heritage value. This page is a collection of boulder photos from Hampi with details like the locations, access etc.

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Anjaneya Hill

Anjaneya Hill in Anegondi is associated with the Monkey God, Hanuman.

Note the serration along the edges of the boulder.

Note the serration along the edges of the boulder. This ancient technique is used to slice the boulder for building the structures in Hampi.

An incomplete boulder split work near the ‘Noble men’s quarters’

An incomplete boulder split work near the ‘Noble men’s quarters’

Serration on the boulder. This was done to drive wooden pegs to split the boulder.

Serration on the boulder. This was done to drive wooden pegs to split the boulder.

Balancing boulders atop the Malyavanta Hills in Hampi

Balancing boulders atop the Malyavanta Hills in Hampi