Q. Who among the following is the contemporary visit of foreign traveler during Krishnadevaraya?
Explanation: There are some other reasons for the celebration of Krishnadevaraya as the greatest ruler of Vijayanagar.
- He made very large donations to many of the greatest Siva and Vishnu temples of the day- Srisailam, Tirupati, Kalahasti, Kanchipuram, Tiruvannamalai, Chidambaram, etc.
- He added towering gopuras to many of those temples, which survive to this day.
- Contemporary foreign visitors like Paes and Nuniz, who visited Vijayanagar left glowing tributes to his personality, and the grandeur and opulence of the city.
Source: Tamil Nadu NCERT