Hampi, India, was home to one of the largest Empires of the World: Vijaynagara Empire. The Hindu temples have resisted the Islamic Invasion although many were destroyed by the conquests. In the year 1325 Muhammad-bin-Tughluq led several attacks towards south India, particularly Hampi. The Vijaynagara Empire was created to protect South India from the Invasions. After numerous Mughal attacks, over 200,000 Hindus were killed. Today what we see in Hampi are the remaining parts of this…

Hampi, India, was home to one of the largest Empires of the World: Vijaynagara Empire. The Hindu temples have resisted the Islamic Invasion although many were destroyed by the conquests. In the year 1325 Muhammad-bin-Tughluq led several attacks towards south India, particularly Hampi. The Vijaynagara Empire was created to protect South India from the Invasions. After numerous Mughal attacks, over 200,000 Hindus were killed. Today what we see in Hampi are the remaining parts of this…

Hampi, Hampi, India - Temple ruins at Hampi in Karnataka, India

Hampi, India — by Mahesh Srinivas

Hampi, Hampi, India - Temple ruins at Hampi in Karnataka, India

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