The huge statue is among the tallest Shiva statues in the world. The statue has been designed in such a way that it gets direct sunlight which seems to make it sparkle adding to the godly charm of the statue. Originally the statue had four arms. The statue is a very recent construction but the town and the shrine in the temple are ancient. There is an interesting legend associated to the temple as well.
BEST TIME TO VISIT MURUDESHWAR
The average minimum and maximum temperature of Murudeshwar is as given below. The best time to visit Murudeshwar is also specified.