Shyamrai/Panch Chura temple, Bishnupur ©Anupam

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This temple, built by the Malla king Raghunath Singha in AD 1643, is the best example in brick of the Panchratna type i.e. five shikharas on a curved Bengal chala roof. Its terracotta panels are also noteworthy.

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Comments (204)

CHO PIGU on February 21

歴史を持つ美しい建築!!

素敵な写真!

L&F

My ♥ ♡ ♥ photos

日本からのご挨拶。

Andrzej Brudziński..… on February 26

Very beautiful photo!

Like165!

Greetings Andrzej

ALENDE DEVASIA on March 10

Beautiful photo, nice architecture. Like. Greetings. Alende

WINGEGUE 14 days ago

A beautiful building. L Greeting Günter.

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Photo taken in Sankattala, Bishnupur, West Bengal, India

Photo details

  • Uploaded on February 5, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Anupam Mukherjee
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot S5 IS
    • Taken on 2012/01/22 14:18:30
    • Exposure: 0.006s (1/160)
    • Focal Length: 6.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: -2.00 EV
    • No flash

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