One of the city's major landmarks, Bull Temple pays tribute to Nandi, the faithful attendant of the Hindu deity Shiva. Constructed during the 16th century, the temple features the iconic pyramidal architecture found commonly in historic sites across India, with added ornamental carvings of figures and deities. According to local legend, the temple originally came about as an attempt to appease a wild bull that wrought havoc on the area's crops. The temple's standout feature is a statue of Nandi, a 4.5 m (15 ft) tall figure carved out of a single piece of solid granite and surrounded by idols that depict other gods riding chariots. Put Bull Temple and other Bengaluru attractions into our Bengaluru route planner , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Ganesha temple situated in bull temple road.. There are other God temples too like Shiva and eshwari.. Has a park behind.. Has a big Nandi God or bull God..  more »
  • The temple is popularly called as 'Dodda Basavana Gudi' by the locals and is the biggest temple dedicated to Nandi in the world. Nandi, the bull, is the mount or 'vahana' of Lord Shiva and the guardia...  more »
  • In banglore one of most loved tourist attraction . this temple in city with old architecture really amazing.  more »
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