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Hampi

T. S. Satyan

Hampi

the fabled capital of the Vijayanagara Empire

by T. S. Satyan

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Directorate of Archaeology and Museums, Govt. of Karnataka in Mysore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hampī (India),
  • India,
  • Hampī
    • Subjects:
    • Monuments -- India -- Hampī -- Pictorial works.,
    • Hampī (India) -- Pictorial works.,
    • Hampī (India) -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementphotographed by T.S. Satyan, essay by S. Srinivasachar ; designed & edited by Resource Communications.
      ContributionsSrinivasachar, S. 1919-, Resource Communications (Firm), Karnataka (India). Directorate of Archaeology & Museums.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS486.H3 S38 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination135 p. :
      Number of Pages135
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL636643M
      LC Control Number96901229

      Hampi specifically is a small settlement on the river (Hampi Bazaar, Virupaksha Temple, etc.). The old city of Vijayanagara encompassed an area of 25 square kilometers and ruins, monuments, structures, etc. lie scattered across the area. In fact, when arriving at . A story at every corner, Hampi is a historical site with present day features that add a cherry on top of the cake. So, for all the history lovers out there: how long are you going to wait to tick Hampi off your bucket list? With the Wander on Hampi travel package, you can explore the Hampi tourist places with our 2 . Hampi has been my favourite for a while and it is likely to remain on top of my list for a long time. This seems to be the case for most people who have visited the erstwhile capital of the Vijayanagara Kingdom, with historic relics that date back to 14 th century. I often refer to this UNESCO world heritage site – Hampi – as the ‘Rome of India’ because no matter where you turn, you.


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