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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Andrzej Brudziński..… on February 26, 2014

Very beautiful photo!

Like165!

Greetings Andrzej

ALENDE DEVASIA-NO VI… on March 10, 2014

Beautiful photo, nice architecture. Like. Greetings. Alende

WINGEGUE on April 10, 2014

A beautiful building. L Greeting Günter.

Marco Sartori on April 28, 2014

Particolare soggetto! Molto bella la foto: L+F. Ciao, Marco

Anupam Mukherjee on April 28, 2014

Thank you dear friends

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Käptn Iso

Inge Röpke

L. Diletti

CHOPIGU

Andrzej

Alende

Günter

Marco

for your visit, kind words of appreciation and clicks on like and favourite

Greetings, Anupam

GIORGIA on May 8, 2014

Beautiful Temple and great photo! LIKE Greetings Giorgia

Sergey Brandys on August 26

Hello Anupam. Great picture. LIKE. I love India! Welcome to my photo galleries - INDIA, UKRAINE and others. Best regards, Sergey.

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Photo taken in Sankattala, Bishnupur, West Bengal 722122, 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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