Tagged: temple

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Forgotten Venugopal Swamy Temple, Mysore

A newly developing hot spot tourist (sacred) destination from Mysore is the Venugopal Swamy Temple. Couple of centuries back, the people of Kannambadi and other settlements around this village worshiped in this temple. It...

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Tree Takesover Temple

While touring Mayapur, West Bengal, I came across this temple taken over completely by a banyan tree. The roots flowed down across all the walls to ground holding the temple firmly in its place....

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Panch Ratna, Shyama Raya Temple

Five Towered Temple of Bishnupur, West Bengal. Shyama Raya Temple is a typical example of Panch Ratna (five tower) style of temple architecture. There is one huge one in the centre and four slightly...

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Photo Essay on Jor Bangla Mandir Panels

See the post on Jor Bangla Mandir HERE.This post has series of pictures of the terracotta panels on Jor Bangla mandir (temple) façade.Terracotta has a shelf life of 300 years. During 16th century when...

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Kalachand Temple, Bishnupur

Continuing my travel through the land of terracotta temples (you can read the first part here)… A little bit of history before I guide you virtually in to the land of terracotta temples. The...