7 thoughts on “Temple adornments

  1. This is just marvelous beyond paltry words, YS. I’ve never seen the Meenakshi temple, that I can recall, and I’m pretty sure I’d remember something so lovely, extraordinary, remarkable. The amount of time the crafter(s) must have spent on this. It’s really a work of art and deserving of one of the world’s wonder designations, to my mind. Thank you so much for sharing the photos! I feel like I shall have to research this temple further. NatGeo had a recent issue (April 2015) on Trajan’s column, which has lost its colour over the years, and I’m thinking, wow, this temple would make an excellent cover photograph (and story).

    • I am sure you would love it. It is a very live temple and well maintained sprawling over a huge area in Madurai near Chennai, India. The pic shows just one of the entrances …….. there are 4 one in each direction. Plan a trip to India and see it for real.

      Thank you.

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