If you are in Hampi, then one of the most
stupefying structures you can see is the Vithala Temple which was built in the
16th century but is still holding its rich architecture. The popular chariot
for which the temple is known for is present inside the temple complex. It is
indeed an iconic sysme that represents Hampi.
The temple is built on a huge area. The
main gates, which has an impressive carving and arching, welcomes to the
courtyard where you can see the stone chariot built in the center. Behind the
chariot lies the main temple with amazing sculpting and carving. You can also
find other small temples dedicated to different Hindu Gods in the courtyard.
The wall and pillar bear the carvings of different deities and figures.
More on Vithala Temple
Musical Pillars in
interesting thing you can find here is the pillars that produce melodious
sounds once if tapped. This commendable piece of architecture is known as 58
melodic columns. Another name of these pillars is SAREGAMA piller for their impressic construction