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Lotus Mahal Hampi

SH 131, Hampi, Karnataka 583239, India

Notable Architectures

About Lotus Mahal Hampi

Situated within the Zenana enclosure , a secluded area reserved for the royal ladies of the Vijayanagara empire. The structure resembles the petals of a lotus.This is a good example of Indo Islamic architecture


Attractions near Lotus Mahal Hampi

Elephant's Stables0.18km from Lotus Mahal Hampi

Long structure with a row of domed chamber which were used to keep royal elephants . A good example of Indo Islamic architecture

Hazara Rama Temple0.39km from Lotus Mahal Hampi

Situated at the heart of the Royal area which is functioning as a private temple for the Royal family. The walls of the temple is beautifully decorated by so many historical architectural works.

Queen's bath Hampi0.77km from Lotus Mahal Hampi

For some curious reasons, this temple dedicated to Lord Siva was built many meters below the ground level. Almost all the time the sanctum and the core parts of the temple are underwater, restricting entry to the inner areas. There is a beautiful lawn built around the temple. Usually a less crowded location

Mathanga Hill1.3km from Lotus Mahal Hampi

Highest point in Hampi to get an areal view of the city and surroundings. Trekkers paradise, viewpoint. There is a small temple and a cave in the hill.

Kadalekalu Ganesha1.77km from Lotus Mahal Hampi

One of the largest statues of Lord Ganesh in southern India. It has a height of 4.6 meters and is carved out of a single boulder. The belly of Ganesha has been chiseled in such a manner that it resembles a Bengal gram (known as Kadalekalu in the local language). The temple hall is decorated with tall and slender granite pillars.

Where is Lotus Mahal Hampi

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What visitors say about Lotus Mahal Hampi

The dome of this structure looks like an open lotus bud. It's double storied but visitors are not allowed to enter inside.
Believed to be the socializing area of Royal women. Unlike most other structures in hampi, this was made of lime mortar and bricks.