This ruined city, also called Vijayanagar, was the capital of the empire of the same name. Within the expanse of the ruins is the modern village of Hampi (Hampe). The larger town of Hospet lies just outside the ruins.
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Ancient India - Vijayanagara
Collection of plans of the site, and photographs of the more important monuments.
Includes tourist information and advice on Hampi and nearby places, maps of the distinct zones of the ruined city, and brief descriptions of the attractions.
Hampi - Ruins of a lost empire
Illustrations and accounts of the principal monuments. Brief description of history and setting.
Describes the city and many of the principal monuments, with detailed descriptions and a number of illustrations.
Masterplan to 2021 for the Hampi Local Planning Area
From the district government website. Includes a number of maps, as well as history, background and proposal documents.
Vijayanagara Research Project
Includes an introduction to the city, a brief history, references, photographs, and details of modern investigations and archaeological work.
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