The Garuda Stamba is a flag hoisting pole located in between the Chennakeshava Temple and the gopura. As you can see from the image, the statue of Garuda is standing next to it and facing the Chennakeshava Temple. Garuda, who is an eagle with the human body, is Vishnu’s vehicle.
– Garuda carrying Lakshminarayana mounted on the outer wall of the Somanathapura Keshava Temple
– Vishnu’s vehicle Garuda carved on the eves of Cave -3 of rock-cut cave temples of Badami
Somanathapura Keshava Temple – A Masterpiece of Hoysala Temple Art
Belur Chennakeshava Temple – Bracket Figures
Belur Chennakeshava Temple – Navaranga
Belur Chennakeshava Temple – Garbhagriha Outer Wall
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