Lepakshi Nandi, Lepakshi

Explore the stone-carved sculptures and monuments at the culturally significant village of Lepakshi Nandi. 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. Plan to visit Lepakshi Nandi and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Lepakshi attractions using our Lepakshi journey planner.
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  • Been to this place last week, whatta place for one day outing. if u hv not been to Hampi, this is a trailer of that majestic empire. impressive sculptors, amazing carvings at very serene place. In the...  more »
  • If you are fond of drives, then it is a good place to go to. It is on the Bangalore-Hyderabad highway, hence the drive is a joy. However, there is not much to do once you reach Lepakshi. The Lepakshi ...  more »
  • A beautiful and ancient monument. The architecture is breathtaking. The temple has an aura of calm and grandeur. It's about 2.5 hours away from Bangalore by road and is quite easily accessible as well. Ample parking is available. They have some beautiful murals and have life size carvings on the pillar.
  • Loved this place. This is the proof indian architect. Nice pace to visit with family & even Aline also.. Best for peace. Best for photography.. But sad thing about this temple is it not properly maintained. But anyway loved this place.
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