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The spot from where Ram shot his arrow to kill Baali: Hampi Temples on Hippie Side

Chintamani Temple in Anegudi, Hampi: Ramayana legends

Chintamani Temple is Lord Shiva Temple situated in Anegudi, Hampi. This temple is famous for it houses the spot from where Ram had aimed and shot his arrow to kill Baali during his fight with Sugreev. This is a really old temple and you will have the same feelings seeing the old temple structures. As you enter and move inside the complex, you will find the temple dedicated to Lord Shiva.

Entrance to Chintamani temple, Hampi Temples on Hippie side
Entrance to Chintamani temple, Hampi

Temple is situated on the bank of Tungabhadara River and you can climb down to reach the river. There are stones lined up on the stone where you can sit and enjoy the river views.

Tungabhadara River Bank on the side of Chintamani Temple, Hampi
Tungabhadara River Bank on the side of Chintamani Temple, Hampi

Temple Complex also houses the cave where Ram and Sugreev had discussed their strategy on how Baali can be killed. It is right next to the spot from where Ram shot arrow to kill Baali. You can walk up small stairs to reach this calm and cold stone cave.

Cave where Ram and Sugreev discussed their strategy, Hampi Temples on Hippie side
Cave at Temple where Ram and Sugreev discussed their strategy

Temple Entry Fee

Free

Chintamani Temple Location in Hampi

Temple Location

Travel Date: 24th and 25th December 2015

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