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Monolith Bull

Hampi Bazaar, Hampi, India
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Huge monolithic stone sacred bull

Reverted by Hindus and considered auspicious . Next to ugra narasimha statue foot of Matanga... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Dipubose
via mobile
Massive Nandi still in worship

At the foot of the iconic Matanga Hill, this massive stone Nandi sits in an enclosure that faces... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Arrjun
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New Delhi
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Hampi Bazaar, Hampi, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Reverted by Hindus and considered auspicious . Next to ugra narasimha statue foot of Matanga hill.You can park ur vehicle behind the police station and walk

Thank Dipubose
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At the foot of the iconic Matanga Hill, this massive stone Nandi sits in an enclosure that faces the Virupaksha Temple. Carved from a single block of stone, the rock cut is massive in design. Amazingly it is still in worship by local people. This...More

Thank Arrjun
Reviewed 20 November 2017

It is very near to the Virupaksha temple. You can walk to it. A nice monolith bull. Great view! Be careful during the rainy season as the steps get very slippery.

Thank amrita_jaiswal
Reviewed 14 November 2017

It is situated at the other end of the Hampi Bazaar (One end is Virupaksha Temple while other is Monolithic Bull). It is mutilated and in coarse state but owing to its big size it is a must see attaction. There is a pillar with...More

Thank rat_astro
Reviewed 24 October 2017

The statue is monolithic stone carved Nandhi near Humpi bazaar and about 600 mtrs from Virupakshi temple. From here a look of Humpi bazaar can be seen.

Thank parusharouthud
Reviewed 11 October 2017

this is at the end of the HAMPI bazar ,a few steps up but it is beautiful and very different ,exudes the times gone by and is very photo friendly

Thank ringsonmysole
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is one huge monolith bull facing the virupaksha temple. It is not maintained properly and you'll find the place to be little dirty even though it is right beside the police station.

Thank Harish B
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Located just opposite Virupaksha temple, this monolithic sculpture has a mesmerizing view of the entire Hampi market area, giving a visualization that the bull is watching over the entire town.

Thank Anson_Cabral
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Directly opposite to Virupaksha temple - a km away. View is very nice. As you come down from Matanga Hill, you can't miss this. View of Hampi Bazar from this place is awesome. This bull is a silent spectator of things happening around it.

Thank SrinivasaB2015
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

The monolith bull is just opposite to the virupaksha temple. Climb more steps and the view is spectacular.

Thank bhavana h
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