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A Temple at Pancheshti...well maintained

Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 30 May 2019 in Architecture and Portfolio.

In contrast we have another Temple at a place called Pancheshti being maintained beautifully.
We had some sweet rice ( a part of the offering ) seated here and quite some people were visiting this a remote village !

CASIO EX-Z60 1/320 second F/4.4 38 mm (35mm equiv.)

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

I am really happy that you are introducing us to the magnificent temples of your country Devi. I love this country rich in architecture and also in beauties of all kinds

30 May 2019 5:15am

@By Marie: Thank you very much Marie. I appreciate :)

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

It is very beautiful. Statues and bright colors make it inviting

30 May 2019 5:26am

@Jypyä Pop: Thank you Jypya :)

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful photo of the Temple .

30 May 2019 6:25am

@Mhelene: Thank you Mhelene :)

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

I like this pittoresque sculptures and nice colors.

30 May 2019 7:44am

@Ralf Kesper: Thank you Ralf :)

Captain Guildive Ajoupa from Saint Nazaire.Pays de la Loire., France

L'urbain et l'artistique ce rencontre.

30 May 2019 7:59am

@Captain Guildive Ajoupa: Merci beaucoup Captain :)

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

I wish I could try the sweet rice.

30 May 2019 9:00am

@Hiro: :))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))It is very easy to make Add some sugar or brown un bleached sugar to cooked rice, ass oodles of clarified butter and stir well till the ghee separates from the mixture and garnish e with cashew nuts and raisins :)))

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

But somewhat newer than the other one I would guess. Nice details

30 May 2019 9:10am

@grouser: This is also a very ancient temple grouser but painted ( including the pillars ) There is one school of thought which is against painting the temples claiming the coats of paints prevent positive energy radiating from them !

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful detail along the temple's roofline!!

30 May 2019 11:56am

@Steven: Thank you Steven :))

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Magnifique point de vue

30 May 2019 12:06pm

@tataray: Thank you tataray :)

Don from Spokane, United States

An impressive temple.

30 May 2019 12:54pm

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

interesting and very nice shot of the temple, there are a lot of sculptures to admire

30 May 2019 12:56pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I like the bright light and colors of this one.

30 May 2019 3:11pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Nice and interesting as always.

30 May 2019 3:51pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Interesting temple in a remote village. It does look well cared for.

30 May 2019 3:56pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel temple et entrée superbe compo

30 May 2019 4:35pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

I love the ornate artwork. Beautiful colors. It is very well maintained.

30 May 2019 5:46pm

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

bien le toit

30 May 2019 6:22pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Artistic architecture!

30 May 2019 9:07pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

lovely but it seems a bit commercial with signage, crowd fencing and utility poles poking up in the background

30 May 2019 11:57pm

@Harry: Signage is there in many temples now announcing the vows that are to be made here..Yes..commercial no doubt!!

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Very nice image.

31 May 2019 1:54am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

It must have a reputation to gain so many visitors.

31 May 2019 2:52am

@Steve Rice: yes you are right.

Sam from Chennai, India

A fine shot of this Agatherswarar temple. Yes, Parihara sthalam means highly commercial. Well taken care of being commercial. Thank you Devi. :)

1 Jun 2019 5:10am

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