Map of the Sacred Center regions in Hampi. The temples, hills and the river located in this region of Hampi ruins is shown in this map.

Sacred Center Map

Sacred Center Map, Hampi

The Sacred Center part of Hampi. Most of the temples and other religiously significant sites are located in this locality, hence the name.

Islamic Quarter

Kadirampura

Kadirampura village is located on the way to Hampi.The name Karirampura literally means the village of rice grain.

Devi Shrine in Malyavanta Raghunatha Temple

Malayavanta Raghunatha Temple

From a religious and mythological point Malyavanta Raghunatha Temple in Hampi is very significant. The main temple is dedicated to Lord Raghunatha (Rama).

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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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Malyavanta Hill

In someway detached from the rest of the typical tourist circuits, many Hampi visitors often fail to make it to Malyavanta Hill .Those of you take the trouble to venture on to it will be rewarded with a few pleasant surprises , and of course a relatively less touristy ambient
First of all it is one of the few hilltops in Hampi (or is...

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Ganigitti Temple

'Ganigitti temple' roughly translates to ‘the oil women's temple’!The reason for the curious name is unknown.

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Vishnu Temple

This relatively isolated temple is located midway to Vittala Temple from Kamalapura.This large temple is made of granite including the tower, a notable deviation from the rest of the temples in Hampi.

Talarigatta Gate

Talarigatta Gate (alternatively Talarighatta Gate ) was one of the main entrance points into the urban centre of the capital from the riverside.The main road to Talarigatta (the coracle ferry point near the suspension bridge) from Kamalapura pass through this arched structure.

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