The Murudeshwara in Karnataka, India. You will find the Statue Of Great LORD SHIVA. A huge towering statue of Lord Shiva, visible even for far far away, is present in the temple complex. It is the second highest statue of Lord Shiva in the world.The idol is designed such that it gets the sunlight directly and thus appears sparkling. Originally, the statue had four arms and was adorned in gold paint. However, large wind gusts blew one arm off.