Lord Shiva - World second tallest Statue

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Murudeshwar, Karnataka
About 210 Km from Panaji, Goa



The 123 ft high Shiva statue is the world's largest Shiva sculpture and has become a landmark.

Video (19.12.12)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FdCKIMZmoHI


Another newly added masterpiece is the world's largest Raja-gopuram in front of the temple complex.
This 249 feet tower was inaugurated in May 2008
Lift available upto 18th floor. Watch video

More recent pics will be added shortly including Raja Gopuram, beach etc


Murdeshwar, near Karwar, Kumta NH17 to Mangalore
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“newly added masterpiece is the world's largest Rajagopuram in front of the temple complex.
This 249 feet tower was inaugurated in May 2008”
about 20 storey tower including ground floor, manned lift available to 18th floor

More photos just added including of the years 2006, 2008 & 2012
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http://joegoauk-pointofview.blogspot...tatue-etc.html
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We hired Innova, 7+1 seater from Goa. Charges were Rs.5,000 (upto Bhatkal). Distance covered around 450kms up and down. We were to go to Bhatkal which was about 18+18 Kms from Murdeshwar but did not visit as it was getting late.

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