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Hampi - The Ancient City That Speaks

Day 1

The burning morning sun and the dust agitated by the passing vehicles made me think if I should have listened to my roommate. 1,169 more words

Travel

The Boulderscape of Hampi and the Ruins of Ancient Age

Boulder boulder everywhere, not an inch to spare – A one liner for Hampi. Though not sufficient enough to describe a land such rich in historic, wildlife and natural wealth. 1,734 more words

Road Trip to Hampi | Hemakuta Hill

Last week, the journey to Hospet and Hampi from Bangalore was explored, followed by a pit stop at the Mustard Ganesha temple. See my last blog post… 652 more words

Hampi Diaries

Road Trip to Hampi: The Lost Empire of Vijaynagar

Dil Chalta Hai to Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (For the ignorant, these are blockbuster Bollywood movies) – road trips sound pretty cool! So what if we don’t have Spain in the nearby vicinity of Hyderabad?! 1,700 more words

India

Pataddakal : Majestic era of Temple Architecture

Pattadakal is a small village in Badami taluk, Bagalkot district, Karnataka. If you are visiting Badami or have already been awed by its legendary cave temples, Pattadakal is going to awe you further. 1,702 more words

General

Sacred Hampi

It seems like the people of Vijayanagar empire had deep faith in religion and gods, and constructing magnificent and architecturally advanced temples were their way to express this faith and creativity. 1,752 more words

General