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Address: Bellary District | Nr. Badavilinga Temple, Hampi 583239, India

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Shivalinga @ Hampi

This Shivlinga also known as Badavilinga is one of the largest Shivlingas at Hampi. This monument is located right next to the Statue of Ugra Narasimha.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This huge monolith "Shivlinga" is a true exhibition of an architectural excellence of Vijayanagara empire and Krishnadevaraya. This statue is situated next to Ugra Narasimha statue and is in completely intact condition.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This Shivlinga also known as Badavilinga is one of the largest Shivlingas at Hampi. This monument is located right next to the Statue of Ugra Narasimha.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Badavilinga Temple is a wonderful temple in Hampi dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple has a huge monolithic Shivling, part of which is submerged in water. It is a popular tourist spot in Hampi.

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Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

This statue is sculpted in one stone. The total height is 9ft out of which 3 ft is submerged in water.

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Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

It's a huge Linga carved from a single stone . It's three feet covered in water which comes through a canal from Tungabhadra river. We say a very old priest (around 90-92 years old)praying. Our guide told us that the old priest daily walks 4 to 5 km on foot to come to pray in this temple. This is faith,... More 

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Thank na75ta
Pune, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Badavilinga is the shiva temple near Laxmi Narsimha statue.It's a big Shivlinga whose pedastal is submerged in water.the water is said to be flowing from the Tungabhadra river flowing nearby the temple.

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Delhi
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is a huge Shivalinga carved out of single stone. It is partially submerged in the knee deep water. But nothing much to see from architecture perspective.

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Pune, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

our guide told us that this is the 4th largest Shivling in India; this is really big and well preserved even today!

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Thank Preetal
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

The Shivlinga looks pretty huge and attractive. Part of it is submerged in water, which is not visible due to yellow color of the water.the rock size is huge. there is a unique mark of the third eye which is rare on any shivlinga in india.

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Noida, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Name it self says a lot, shivling was prepared by using single stone, you can easily feel how much time workers took in creation of this shivling. Great

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