Breaking News

Aishwarya Ganapathi: India’s tallest monolithic sculpture

Aishwarya Ganapathi: India’s tallest monolithic sculpture

India’s tallest monolithic Murti of Lord Ganesha sculpted on a big granite boulder, popularly known as “Aishwarya Ganapathi”, is located at Avancha, Telangana.

The Statue of Ganesha or Monolith Ganesh or Aishwarya Ganapathi is located at Avancha, Thimmajipeta, Nagarkurnool in the Indian state of Telangana. It is the tallest Ganesh statue in India. The statue depicts the Western Chalukya Empire. The statue is 9.144 meters tall – 7.62 meters including pedestal.

It is sculpted on a big granite boulder in 12th Century by a king of western Chalukya dynasty, the idol is located in agricultural field. Kapilavai Linga Moorthy, the monolithic idol was sculpted by king Thylapudu, ruled Avancha as its capital.

Read Also  Sahastra Bahu Temple, Udaipur

Related posts

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: