Sri Brahadeeswarar Temple

The Brahadeeswarar Temple, called the big temple is dedicated Lord Shiva. It is an outstanding example of Chola architecture. UNESCO has declared it a World Heritage Monument. The 64.8 mts. tall tower over the sanctum is testimony to the engineering skill of the Chola. In keeping with the size of the temple, it has a […]

Kapaleeswarar Temple

In Mylapore, there is an 8th Centaury Pallava temple. The temple ‘Gopuram’ (tower) is in the characteristic Dravidian style of architecture. This temple has some beautiful sculptures, among which the bronze idols of 63 Saints, which adorn the outer courtyard, are rare specimens. Also in the courtyard under the old Punnai tree is a small […]

Shri Mahavirji Temple

Shri Mahavirji is situated 110 km of Sawai Madhopur. The temple combines ancient and modern styles of architecture. It is raised on a huge platform and is mostly made of white marble. The chhatris (canopies) are made of sandstone. The temple has grown into a complex of religious shrines. The main attraction here is a […]