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Lepakshi, Anantapur

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Explore the stone-carved sculptures and monuments at the culturally significant village of Lepakshi. Walk around the temple complex, dedicated to the fearsome god Veerabhadra and constructed by brothers Viranna and Virupanna sometime in the 17th century. Inspecting its intricate stone work and some of the best examples of mural paintings of the Vijayanagar kings, and take in the nearby Nandi cow statue, built facing the temple's linga. Bring along your camera, wear comfortable shoes, and carry plenty of water on your excursion. Put Lepakshi at the forefront of your travel plans using our Anantapur vacation route planner.
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  • The temple and surroundings resemble the true indian ancient scriptures art and the technology in constructing the temple. It's not a place to rush through. You should be able to notice the art that i...  more »
  • Engineering and Architecture marvelous and that to 550 years ago. Roof Painting, 3D Painting, Sculptures engraved from Stone , Sita's Foot, Hanging pillar, Blood Stains and uncountable wonders inside ...  more »
  • Lepakshi is a village in anantapur district where marvelous architecture is present.In this village there are several shrines of hindu gods.In veerabadhra temple there is a hanging pillar.The speciali...  more »