Tagged: terracotta temples

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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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Bishnupur Temple Tour, West Bengal

The Bishnupur temple tour! As soon as you reach there local guides will be flocking around you, which may seem irritating, but I tell you hire one; it is worth the money you will...

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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...