Veerabhadra Temple, Lepakshi

Built in the 16th century, Veerabhadra Temple is a Dravidian structure with lots of paintings and carvings on exposes surfaces. Look for the colorful depictions of Rama and Krishna--these are scenes from the Ramayana and other epic stories. Nearby, you'll also see a large statue of a bull (Shiva's mount), cut from a single block of stone. Arrange your visit to Veerabhadra Temple and discover more family-friendly attractions in Lepakshi using our Lepakshi travel itinerary planner.
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  • Lepakshi-place where Jatayu fell after being injured by Ravan. Astonishing stone carving,carved pillars with life size figures of Brahma,nataraj,Padmini ,Narada... Temple of 15th century As per ASI. T...  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. You can visit...  more »
  • Famous temple. Beautiful architecture. Must visit place. You will see lot of amazing things in this temple. Oldest temple. Surroundings are good. This place is bit near to Hyderabad - Bangalore high way. If you have some time visit this temple. Well maintained temple.
  • Awesome place for understanding our history, temple architecture and the grandeur of art during the Vijayanagar rulers. Picturesque spot with couple more places around. Best bet for a day's visit near Bangalore.
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