Virupaksha Temple, Hampi, Karnataka, India
Virupaksha Temple in Hampi, Karnataka, India is a UNESCO World Heritage Site a tall testament of the architectural prowess of the bygone era. How to reach Hampi?
Virupaksha Pampapathi Temple is built in the Dravidian Temple Architecture and consists of a Garbhagriha, Antarala, Sabha Mandapa and a Maharanga Mandapa. The temple is dedicated to Virupaksha a form of God Shiva locally known as Pampapathi.
Thousands of years old the Virupaksha temple is still a 'living and functional temple' for millions of devotees who throng to here to worship the sacred Virupaksha linga and seek his blessings.