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Devi (Chennai, India) on 2 September 2017 in Architecture and Portfolio.

In some of the corner tops of the walls of the Shiva Temple, we have these sculptures.

CASIO EX-Z60 1/640 second F/4.4 7 mm

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Fortunately he do not have be alone

2 Sep 2017 5:47am

@Jypyä Pop: Yes the Bull is always with him.

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Bien vu

2 Sep 2017 6:03am

@jpla: Merci beaucoup jpla :)

Oiva from Turku, Finland

Nice picture, a man guarding a cow, these statues are fine :-)))) Haleja.

Happy weekend my dear friend.

2 Sep 2017 7:25am

@Oiva: Thank you very much Oiva dear :))))

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

I can feel them looking at me !

2 Sep 2017 7:26am

@Ronnie 2¢: :))))))))))))) Yes Ronnie...they are looking at you !! You can't escape their stare :))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

The guardian looks strong and reliable.

2 Sep 2017 7:39am

@Hiro: They are supposed to be Hiro :)

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

Oui une belle prise

2 Sep 2017 8:46am

@Libouton Martine: Merci beaucoup Martine :)))

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


2 Sep 2017 8:50am

@Existence Artistique: Merci beaucoup Existence :))

Shaun from Thorton, United States

A superb look at these wonderful sculptures.

2 Sep 2017 9:04am

@Shaun: thank you very much Shaun :)

Anita from West Nottingham, Pennsylvania, United States

These guardians almost look real.

2 Sep 2017 11:36am

@Anita: Thank you Anita.age old sculptures made with clay and lime :)

Don from Spokane, United States

This guardian statue is very impressive. He has animal help if needed.

2 Sep 2017 12:36pm

@Don: Yes there is always a bull near him :))

Aly from Annen, Netherlands

A strong man!

2 Sep 2017 1:31pm

@Aly: Yes he is :))) Thank you Aly :)

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

This interesting view nicely captured.
Have a nice weekend.

2 Sep 2017 1:47pm

@Willem: Thank you very much Willem :)

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Impressive viewpoint

2 Sep 2017 2:37pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you very much Ruthie :)))

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

Excellent capture!

2 Sep 2017 3:29pm

@Lalena: Thank you Lalena :)

Claudiel from belgium, Belgium

Il semble être vivant

2 Sep 2017 3:34pm

@Claudiel: Merci beaucoup Claudiel :))

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Great shot Devi! I love it!

2 Sep 2017 4:11pm

@Adela Fonts: Thank you very much Adela :)

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Nice details shot Devi. The sculpture on these temples is so complex when you try to take in the whole Gopuram

2 Sep 2017 5:21pm

@grouser: Yes that is true. Since this was on the wall it was easy to shoot :)

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

He looks focused indeed, beautiful pair.

2 Sep 2017 5:58pm

@Lewis: Thank you very much Lewis:)

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran


2 Sep 2017 6:50pm

@fateme@@: Thank you very much Fateme :)

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A fine shot of this intimidating guard.

2 Sep 2017 7:17pm

@Steve Rice: Intimidating is the word...but he is a good guy for the good and a bad one for a baddie :)

Irene from San Francisco, United States

I like how you composed this.

2 Sep 2017 10:06pm

@Irene: Thank you very much Irene :)

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

ferocious looking, but I can;t tell whether he is guarding the cow or the cow is helping him guard the building

3 Sep 2017 1:04am

@Harry: May be helping him guard the building :))

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

They are at a nice vantage point to see everything below. Great guardians and beautiful sculptures!

3 Sep 2017 1:56am

@Elaine Hancock: Thank you very much Elaine :)))

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

He looks kind of fierce.

3 Sep 2017 2:52am

@Michael Rawluk: Yes he should Michael That is how he is !!

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Cool sculptures.

3 Sep 2017 2:53am

@B. Thomas: Thank you very much B:)))

Bruce from Tacoma, United States

I love art and the creativity. You did a nice job of capturing it.

3 Sep 2017 2:56am

@Bruce: Thank you very much Bruce:)))

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle statue et vue quel rendu fantastique iamge et captage.

3 Sep 2017 3:39am

@Nicou: Merci beaucoup Nicou mon ami :))

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Bel angle de prise. Superbe )

3 Sep 2017 5:30am

@tataray: Merci beaucoup tataray :))))

omid from mashhad, Iran

A M A Z I N G !

3 Sep 2017 6:29am

@omid: Thank you very much Omid :)

Sam from Chennai, India

Great Capture of the guardian. Lovely light and details. Thank you Devi. :)

3 Sep 2017 6:46am

@Sam: Thank you very much Sam :))))

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