Brihadeeswarar Temple, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India – c1880’s

Brihadeeswarar Temple, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India – c1880’s. Brihadeeswarar Temple, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India – c1880’s,  Brihadeshwar temple or the Big temple is the prime attraction of Thanjavur. Brihadeshwar temple was built in the early 11th century by Rajaraja Chola I. The temple is built in Dravidian style of architecture in granite. Brihadeshwar temple, known also […]

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1933’s Laxmi Narayan Temple, (Birla Mandir), Delhi

1933’s Laxmi Narayan Temple, (Birla Mandir), Delhi. Laxmi Narayan Temple, also known as Birla Mandir, is one of Delhi’s major temples and a major tourist attraction. Built by the industrialst G.D. Birla in 1938, this beautiful temple is located in the west of Connaught Place. The temple is dedicated to Laxmi (the goddess of prosperity) and […]

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17th century Kalighat Temple Kolkata (Calcutta)

17th century Kalighat Temple Kolkata (Calcutta), The Kalighat temple in its present form is only about 200 years old, although it has been referred to in Mansar Bhasan composed in the 15th century, and in Kavi Kankan Chandi of the 17th century. Only two types of coins of Chandragupta II, who incorporated Vanga in the […]

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Shri Jagannath Temple, Puri, Orissa, India

Shri Jagannath Temple, Puri, Orissa, India. Temple is built on a gigantic raised platform in the heart of the city, The temple complex is enclosed by a wall about seven meters high -including the height of the platform. The area of this platform is more than 4,20,000 sq.ft. The wall is pierced by four gates […]

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Historical Rock Fort Temple in Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu – c1880’s

Historical Rock Fort Temple in Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu – c1880’s. Rock Fort Temple in Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu – c1880’s, History: Thiruchirappalli is a town of historical importance. It is famous for its rock in the very heart of the town. The rock rises to a hight of 273 feet to be climbed by a flight […]

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Travel to Bhadrachalam

Bhadrachalam is a major pilgrim town in Andhra Pradesh in Southern India. Centre of attraction is the temple of Sri Ram built by Ramadas in 1630 AD. Ramdas was then tax revenue collector (or tahsildar). He collected money from people to build this temple and when the collections were not sufficient, used tax collections and consequently was jailed for […]

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The thousand pillar temple at Hanamkonda in southern Andhra Pradesh state 1887-1888

The thousand pillar temple at Hanamkonda in southern Andhra Pradesh state 1887-1888 History: The Thousand Pillar Temple is one of the very old temples of South India that was built by the kakatiyas. It stands out to be a masterpiece and achieved major heights in terms of architectural skills by the ancient kakathiya vishwakarma sthapathis. […]

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Golden Temple of Amritsar Punjab – 1880’s

Golden Temple of Amritsar Punjab – 1880’s – Sri Harmandir Sahib, also known as Sri Darbar Sahib or Golden Temple, (on account of its scenic beauty and golden coating for English speaking world), is named after Hari(God) the temple of God. The Sikhs all over the world, daily wish to pay visit to Sri Amritsar and […]

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Temple of Chota Nagpur, India

Temple of Chota Nagpur, India. Over View The Chota Nagpur Plateau is a plateau in eastern India, which covers much of Jharkhand state as well as adjacent parts of Odisha, West Bengal, Bihar and Chhattisgarh. The Indo-Gangetic plain lies to the north and east of the plateau, and the basin of the Mahanadi River lies […]

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300 AD Tirumala Venkateswara Temple

A Hindu temple in the hill town of 300 ad Tirumala is Tirumala Venkateswara Temple. It is near Tirupati in the Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh in INIDA. It is around 600 km from Hyderabad, 138 km from Chennai and 291 km from Bangalore. This temple is opened in 300 AD and it’s architectural style […]

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