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Shivlinga, Hampi

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Carved out of a single rock, Shivlinga was allegedly made by a poor local woman who wanted to thank Lord Shiva for answering her prayers. The lingam sits in an inner temple chamber, its pedestal immersed in water. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Hampi holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Shivlinga and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • This huge Shiv Linga is located south of the Krishna temple and north of the Narasimha statue. We visited the Shiv Linga on our trip to Hampi, but the photos seem to have been deleted by mistake. Notw...  more »
  • Its in hampi and 12km from hospet.this isthe biggest of all lingas in hampi.this gorgeous linga is made of black stone .its nearly 12 ft in height.its inner sanctum has no ceiling. Its always in water...  more »
  • Huge shivling next to the Ugra Narasimha statue. Its base is connected to the river bed and is always submerged in water despite its barren surroundings - perfect example of the marvelous planning and...  more »
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