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Veerabhadra Hindu Temple

Veerabhadra
calendarJun 28 2017
Veerabhadra Temple is situated in Lepakshi, in the Anantpur district of Andhra Pradesh. The main deity worshipped here is lord Veerabhadra Swamy, The temple is most famous for its sculptures and architectural beauty.The legendary Lepakshi is famous for its about 470 years old Veerabhadra Swamy temple complex with beautiful Vijayanagar styled sculptures, 100-pillared dance hall, beautiful and intricate carvings, paintings on the ceilings, the hanging pillar that barely touches the ground, the monolithic Nagalinga, the monolithic Nandi, the unfinished wedding hall, Lepakshi saree designs and more.the Mahabharata and the Puranas and they are well preserved.There is a very large Nandi (bull), mount of Shiva, about 200 metres (660 ft) away from the temple which is carved from a single block of stone, which is said to be one of the largest of its type in the world.

Location
Lepakshi Temple Rd, Lepakshi, Andhra Pradesh (India).

Veerabhadra Hindu Temple

Veerabhadra
calendarJun 28 2017