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A BIT OF HISTORY OLDER THAN BAHUBALI

The Chandragiri hill is smaller than Bahubali hill and there are only 200 steps to climb. There are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Chandragiri hill or Chikkabetta

Chandragiri hill or Chikkabetta have more importance compared to Vindhyagiri hill where... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Chandragiri hill is smaller than Bahubali hill and there are only 200 steps to climb. There are temples on top which outdate Bahubali. Chandragupta Maurya, who became a Jain monk in his old age, is said to have passed away in this hill in...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2018

Chandragiri hill or Chikkabetta have more importance compared to Vindhyagiri hill where Gomateshwara statue is situated. History of Chandragiri hill is much older than the other. It is photographer's paradise. The view of Kalyani is equally beautiful from this hill. It has 200 steps to...More

1  Thank RashmiP343
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Mahamastkabhisekh of Lord Bahubali also known as Gomateshwara happens once in Twelve years and next will be in 2030.,Chandragiri hills have 14 jain very ancient Temples more than 1000 years old, beautiful and serene feeling after darshan. This is just opposite of Vindhgiri with Bahubali...More

Thank Babbal
Reviewed 13 July 2018

its situated in Shravanabelagola, the main attraction is Bahubali statue, second is chandragiri , its smaller in height but width is higher than vindyagiri ( where bahubali statue ), this hill having more than 17 jain temples in the hill. have to take water and...More

Thank Sheetal P
Reviewed 28 February 2018

This hill is smaller than the main hill, but the temples here are even older than the main Lord Bahubali Statue, which is visible from this hill. The architecture of these temples are an archeological marvel. You should not miss this hill during your trip...More

Thank saurabhjain84
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Smaller hill which takes about 15 min, good view to Indragiri hill where you can see Lord Bahubali, has a cluster of small temples dedicated to various saints of Jains. There are old writings on the rocks including some footprints.

Thank Sheshagirishenoy
Reviewed 5 October 2017

One can stand on top of the hill where there is Gommateshwara statue and see this hill. Would recommend visiting early in the morning. Good place to visit if you are on the way to Hassan from Bangalore. For history buffs, definitely recommended.

Thank anup_pillai
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Chandragupta Maurya, after having had his son Bindusara made king of Magadha, renounced the world - became a Jain monk after having been a disciple of a Jain monk called Bhadrabahu. Chandragupta died, as the Jain legend has it, on this hill fasting - Prayopabeshan....More

2  Thank durgasankar
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

It is in Shravana Belagola, Hassan district. It is the opposite hill of Gomateshwara/ Mahaveera . Comparatively less steps to climb. Closes by evening 6 . It has many Basadi of thirthankaras. As a history buff I found the place where stone carved documentation of...More

1  Thank Lavy10
Reviewed 14 March 2017

If you are in south India please do visit this place to she Gometeshwara statue. The 54ft monarchical memorizing statue of Bahubali is situated here.

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