Sky Touching Devotion- [Murudeshwara Temple's RajaGopuram]
Murudeshwara Temple's RajaGopuram
This temple is built on the Kanduka Hill (Karnataka State, India), which is surrounded on three sides by the waters of the magnificent Arabian Sea.
Raja Gopuram, which is the tallest Gopuram in Asia (249-feet) Including the ground floor it has 21 floors.
It is an excellent blend of incredible beauty, magnificence and devotion. This is the only gopuram which has a lift and devotees can go right to the top.
The base measures 105 feet in length and 51 feet breadth. The magnificent 123-feet long statue of Lord Shiva (the second tallest statue of Shiva in the world) in the backdrop lends the RajaGopuram a majestic look.