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 (211)

ALENDE DEVASIA on March 10, 2014

Beautiful photo, nice architecture. Like. Greetings. Alende

Günter Wingen 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


Käptn Iso

Inge Röpke

L. Diletti






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, 2014

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

reinhard10000 on December 5, 2015

Excellent shot. L+F. Regards Reinhard

sagradafamilia on January 11, 2016

Es un monumento especial

Anupam Mukherjee on January 18, 2016

Thank you





Greetings, Anupam

Javier Quecartucho on March 3

Muy bonita

Bar Daniel Cristian on July 29

L I K E 173

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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