Sky Watch in Madurai

Three of the 14 gopurams (gateway towers) of Meenakshi Temple, Madurai against a sunset sky. Shot taken during a recent visit to the temple.

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33 Responses

  1. Sylvia K says:

    Lovely skies and a perfect, dramatic backdrop for the temple, Indrani!! Hope your week is going well!!

  2. Hilary says:

    It makes a stunning near-silhouette.

  3. Interesting roof lines against a lovely sky.

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  5. Carver says:

    Wonderful sky over the beautiful temple.

  6. motidana says:

    Lovely shot . The majestic Gopurams seem to be shining in all their glory with a backdrop of the beautiful sky !

  7. Very nice shot …lovely temples..

  8. Priyashi says:

    Awesome clicks Indrani…..loved it…:)

  9. Fly Girl says:

    How striking! What are the towers made of?

  10. The towers are made of stone, mostly granite. Though I couldn't find a direct mention of it. These are built in 11th and 12th centuries.

  11. Wow! Lovely Indrani… A super click πŸ™‚

  12. Mridula says:

    It looks lovely.

  13. Gattina says:

    Very impressive ! these beautiful buildings against this sky !

  14. D.Nambiar says:

    You are fortunate to have found some pretty sky and to have the Meenakshi temple's gopurams in the forefront. πŸ™‚

  15. Beautiful evening sky against temple spire.

  16. Lovely shot of the Gopurams,and mesmerising view.

  17. Jeevan says:

    Excellent capture!! Pleasant moment with temple towers

  18. Totally beautiful there, it looks so gracious.

  19. D. Prabhu says:

    Beautiful and serene shot πŸ™‚

  20. Jocee says:

    Lovely shot! πŸ™‚

  21. Laloofah says:

    What an elaborate temple! The sunset makes a perfect backdrop to highlight its intricacies. That sunset looks soft and gentle… and humid, somehow! πŸ™‚

  22. What a divine moment! I just love this shot Indrani! TC! Keep smiling πŸ™‚

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