Shravanabelgola Jain Temple, Channarayapatna

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Must see · Religious Site · Tourist Spot
Admire the world’s tallest monolithic statue on the hilltop Shravanabelgola Jain Temple, an important Jain pilgrimage site. The Bahubali Statue, considered to be the world’s tallest monolithic statue 17.7 m (58 ft) stands on Vindhyagiri Hill at 1,020 m (3,347 ft) the end of a path with 650 stone steps. Climb a staircase leading across basalt rock and get a sweeping panorama from the top and examine intricately carved temple ornaments. Carved out a single block of granite the nude statue was masterfully carved in 982-983, displaying an unparalleled sophistication of stonemason’s skill. Use our Channarayapatna visit planning site to add Shravanabelgola Jain Temple and other attractions to your Channarayapatna vacation plans.
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  • I trained for several months in order to be able to walk up to the temple. Was worth it. View is great and people we met on the way up and down so friendly. We love India. This is our third trip...  more »
  • This place is easy to reach via Bangalore airport. you will definitely get a piece of mind. Statue of Bhagvan bahubali is the art of inimitable. lodging facility is also available near temple...  more »

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