Elephant stables of Hampi
Hampi is both a historic as well as a historical place in India.It is a vast open museum of history, architecture and religion and is a major tourist attraction. It is one of the World heritage sites of India.
Elephant Stables of Hampi are a major tourist attraction.
Elephant Stables, Hampi
This was used to ‘park’ the royal elephants. There are 11 domed tall chambers. the centre one is bigger in size and its tower resembles the other temples of Hampi. Probably the musicians and the associated band troupes had been using this during ceremonies involving elephant processions.
Lotus Mahal, Hampi
This is Lotus Mahal which also known as chitragani
mahal & kamal mahal. Unlike the major sturtures
in Hampi, this is made our of lime mortar & brick
Close up of Lotus Mahal, Hampi
Hampi is both a historic as well as a historical place in India. It is a vast open museum of history, architecture and religion and is a major tourist attraction. It is one of the World heritage sites of India.
Lotus mahal, or also called as Kamal mahal or Chitragani Mahal by some is located inside the Zenana enclosure, most probably this was a socializing area for the women folks in the royal family.
Krishna Temple, Hampi
This temple dedicated to Lord Shri Krishna was built by the king Krishnadevaraya in 1513 AD to celebrate the conquest of the eastern kingdom of Udayagiri or Utkala (now part of Odisha).