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Abode of digambaras ~ infront of Bahubali

Posted by Syam on June 4, 2017 in Architecture, Photo stories, Sculpture | 8 Comments

It was amazing to stand infront of the 57-feet tall magnificient monolithic statue of Gommateshvara Bahubali at Shravanbelagola. Gommateswara statue is considered as world’s largest monolithic stone statue. Every twelve years, thousands of devotees gather here to perform the Mahamastakabhisheka, a spectacular ceremony in which the statue is covered with milk, curds, ghee, saffron and […]

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