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Mahanavmi Dibba

Hampi, Bellary, India
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ruins partly reconstructed

its not this structure itself but the complex of ruins which is interesting. again, without a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bengaluru, India
Just for a timepass

Place is not that much good but can spend time with friends atleast an hour. Near by one of the... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Bangalore District, India
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Hampi, Bellary, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago

its not this structure itself but the complex of ruins which is interesting. again, without a guide, it is simply ruins. starts with the monolithic doors found during excavation, the bearings of mounting are visible at the entrance. the original structure is no more, but...More

Thank Manish-blr
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Place is not that much good but can spend time with friends atleast an hour. Near by one of the place so visited.

Thank Pradeep-hj
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This is a platform constructed by the Rajas of ancient times where all the cultural and other activities were carried out in full view of the public. This was used for celebrating festivals like Maha Navami(Dasara) from where the king and his harem used to...More

Thank SreenivasMS
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Sculpting on the walls of the Dibba is worth seeing. From the top the whole royal enclosure is visible. On one side of the wall, hunting scenes are sculpted, this is quite interesting to see.

Thank mgadam
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We happened to be in Hampi just after Dussera so it was thrill to see the place where the Vijayanagar Kings celebrated Dussera. Though on a hot day make sure you have plenty of water, a good hat and slather on the sunscreen

Thank Scrippsmater
Reviewed 1 November 2016

A beautiful view of what and how they used to build long ago. part of a series of monuments close together like, underground siva temple, stepped tank, queens bath, elephant stable etc.

Thank bjroaming111
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Climb to the top of the platform and you won't regret it! You'll be able to see a 360 degree view of the Royal Enclosures from the top. Breathtaking!

Thank Shou Min T
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

It is a historic place and it is the place where Krishnadevaraya the gteat king of vijayanagara said to have spent his glorious days by participating in grand dasara celebrations or Navarathri Utsava. There is a huge platform where royal family used to sit and...More

Thank Manjunath V
Reviewed 5 January 2016

The Mahanavmi Dibba is located inside the Royal Enclosures. It is supposed to have been a stage where the king played holi and also watched the various events that took place. When you climb to the top, you can look around the royal enclosures and...More

Thank TirelessHP
Reviewed 24 November 2015

This place earlier was used for cultural festival.. the stage is very high like a 4 storey appartment and steps are steep.. The view from top is lovely.. you can sit there for a while and njoy the cool breeze.. many other monuments are nearby...More

Thank Kanchan C
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