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Balakrishna Temple

Bellary District, Hampi 583239, India
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undergoing restoration work

This temple is undergoing restoration, the entrance part has got huge scaffoldings erected to help... read more

Reviewed March 26, 2018
Nikhil P
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Vapi, Daman and Diu, India
A small Krishna Temple

It is a Krishna Temple located near the entrance of Hampi and during my visit, the temple was... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2018
Arun R
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Chennai (Madras), India
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Bellary District, Hampi 583239, India
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Reviewed March 26, 2018

This temple is undergoing restoration, the entrance part has got huge scaffoldings erected to help workers with restoration work. The interiors of the temple have sculptures and statues depicting the events occurred during the child hood of Lord Krishna.

Thank Nikhil P
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Reviewed March 17, 2018

It is a Krishna Temple located near the entrance of Hampi and during my visit, the temple was undergoing some renovation works.

Thank Arun R
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Reviewed February 10, 2018

Sri Krishna Temple opposite Krishna Bazaar. This temple depicts lots of stories about Krishna avatar. Conservation activities were underway, when we visited.

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Reviewed November 24, 2017

the Krishna temple is about a kilometer away from the Virupaksha temple, it is also known as the Balakrishna temple , the idol of child krishna is no longer in the sanctum. -it is in a chennai museum.The outer wall shows the ten avatars of...More

Thank nilaseventy
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Reviewed November 13, 2017

It is a Balakrishna Temple but the main idol is in Chennai Museum and hence the temple is not used as a worshipping place. Temple has a big complex with Sanctum Sanctorum at the centre surrounded by other small temples like Garuda Temple, Panchapitha etc....More

Thank rat_astro
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Reviewed October 24, 2017

The temple is a krishna temple and is near Krishna bazaar and Pushkarini. The inscription will many avatharas of lord krishna. There is no idol of lord Krishna . The temples at Humpi reveals the nature and greatness of the ancient sculpture during kingdoms.

Thank parusharouthud
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Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

This temple is in the main road and can be very easily accessible. It is believed that the idol was taken from orissa by Shrikrishna Devaraya and established here as a sign of his victory. It is away from main city of Hampi. Opposite to...More

Thank bhavana h
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Reviewed April 14, 2017

These temples are just out of this world and to enjoy them , one must sit an contemplate the beauty.

Thank Sharon C
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Reviewed January 17, 2017

Its a beautiful and grand temple with ornate pillars. Great to understand the culture and heritage of the area. Bonus is that you can click amazing photos here.

1  Thank ParulMehta007
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Reviewed November 30, 2016

The Balakrishna Temple is a part of the Krishna Temple Complex in Hampi. It is a beautiful temple complex even though there was work going on as was evidenced by the presence of the scaffolding in the temple.

1  Thank bpd1983
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