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Huvina hadagali has a group of temples each with separate deity and are referred to as Kallesvara, Channakeshava, Benne Krishna, Yoganarayana.

The Voice of Greenery - Trekking and Travelling in Western Ghats: Huvinahadagali, The village of flower boat

ancientart:  Kailash Temple, Ellora Caves, India, dated from 600 to 1000 AD. There are 34 major caves at Ellora -Cave 16, as shown here, is the Kailasa Temple, a masterpiece of rock-cut architecture and sculpture.Photos courtesy of Kirk Kittell.

Ellora Caves, India, dated from 600 to 1000 AD. There are 34 major caves at Ellora -Cave as shown here, is the Kailasa Temple, a masterpiece of rock-cut architecture and sculpture.

Tree Dryad (Shalabhanjika) Date: 12th–13th century Culture: India (Orissa) Medium: Ferruginous stone Accession Number: 65.108

Integrated into the carved facades of Indian temples is a host of seductive females whose identifications are not always apparent. Some are nature spirits. Others serve as consorts and companions to the gods

Saraswati Dancing - South Indian Temple Wood Carving  48.0" X 24.0" X 6.0"

Saraswati Dancing - South Indian Temple Wood Carving X X [Saraswati (Sanskrit: सरस्वती, Sarasvatī) is the Hindu goddess of knowledge, music, arts, wisdom and learning. She is a part of the trinity of Saraswati.

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The Ajanta Caves Aurangabad district of Maharashtra, India are 29 rock-cut cave monuments which date from the century BC. The caves include paintings and sculptures considered to be masterpieces of both Buddhist religious art (which depict the Jataka t

✯Hindu Mandir (Temple) Carving at Sas-Bahu Temple at Eklingji - India

Carving At Sas-bahu Temple At Eklingji Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Francis Zera

Ranganatha Temple Tamil Nadu, India

visitheworld: Architectural details at Sri Ranganatha Temple, Tamil Nadu, India (by Judith Knibbe).

Norton Simon Museum:                         Amorous Couple,	13th century

India: Orissa, 1200-1299
Brown gneiss
69 x 28 in. (175.3 x 71.1 cm)
The Norton Simon Foundation
F.1976.04.S
© 2011 The Norton Simon Foundation

On view

The depiction of affectionate couples, symbolizing both fertility and desire (kama) is a common occurrence in Indian temple art. Some of the boldest representations, both thematically and sculpturally, such as this example, were carved for the great Sun…

Norton Simon Museum: Amorous Couple, century India: Orissa, Brown gneiss 69 x 28 in. x cm) The Norton Simon Foundation © 2011 The Norton Simon Foundation On view The depiction of affectionate couples,

Lord Vishnu is performing marriage  KANYADAAN of Lord Shiva and Parvati.

Lord Vishnu is performing marriage KANYADAAN of Lord Shiva and Parvati.

Let's return to the roots with an amazing and alluring artistry from Kalyan Kendra, one that reflects the rich legacy of Indian temple designs. Feel the sculptural beauty of ancient times by adorning this piece of traditional creation  #Kalyankendra #Fashion #stunning

Let's return to the roots with an amazing and alluring artistry from Kalyan Kendra, one that reflects the rich legacy of Indian temple designs. Feel the sculptural beauty of ancient times by adorning this piece of traditional creation #Kalyankendra #Fashion #stunning

Mother and child

The sacred art as an offering to the Gods, and joy of men website page counter