Gopuram (கோபுரம்)

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Comments (10)

yossy on June 30, 2012

Each color is bright, but there are sense of unity.

Guizel J.c on June 30, 2012

Very interesting place,beautiful work of art



Umapathy on July 2, 2012

yossy, thanks a lot for the inspiring comments :).

guizel, many thanks. I am glad to hear that you like my photo :).

Maurice MAZELLIER on July 21, 2012

Une belle - ( Crèche.) - Originale. .. ne Passe.. pas " inaperçue."... ( Pourquoi.. pas..). - j'aime.** bien.. - Maurice.83 - France

Umapathy on July 25, 2012

MAZELLIER.Maurice, thanks for visiting and glad to hear your inspiring comments :).

Baycrest on July 26, 2012

Looks like a mountain, nice view!

Umapathy on July 29, 2012

Baycrest, Goupurams are designed to view from great distance so the the devotees who cannot come to Temple can still pray.

Baycrest on July 31, 2012

I see, this is the first time I learn the reason behind :)

Ivan Logvinov on August 19, 2012

Great architecture!
Warm greetings from Russia!

Umapathy on August 23, 2012

Baycrest, you are welcome

Ivan, thanks. I am glad to hear that you like my photo :).

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on June 24, 2012
  • Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike
    by Umapathy
    • Camera: NIKON COOLPIX AW100
    • Taken on 2012/05/01 10:59:22
    • Exposure: 0.003s (1/400)
    • Focal Length: 7.70mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO125
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash