Vahanas

A Nandi idol ( Lord Siva's Vehicle & head of the Siva Ganas) is found in every Sivan koil opposite the main Lingam facing the Lord. There are huge Nandi idols in around 6 temples in India. Some of them are
Basavanagudi Nandi in Bangalore - Karnataka (16ft in height & 21 feet in length)
Brahadeeswarar koil Nandi - Thanjavur, Tamilnadu
Lepakshi koil Nandi- Andhra Pradesh
Chamundeswari koil Nandi - Mysore, Karnataka (16 x 25 ft)
Rameswaram koil Nandi - Rameswaram, Tamilnadu (9 ft in height & 12 ft in length)
The Nandi in Belur, Halebid - Karnataka



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