The Hindu temples in the the state of Tamil Nadu in Southern India dominates the list of largest Hindu temples in the world.Visiting the temples here are a unique experience in all aspects.The temples have a large gopuram a monumental tower.It is mostly of Dravidian architecture and hundreds of carvings(Human forms,Birds and Animals) served as decoration on most Indian Temples.Throughout in history the diverse people of India have shared a fascination and respect for animals.The seals and carving of animals and birds have been unearthed and found on temple architecture.The beautiful temples are mostly constructed near a flowing river or ponds are built as a part of temple complex .
August is a month of new beginning in the calender here with handful of festivals to follow in coming months.During this time of the year one can see lot of happenings throughout the day right from early in the mornings to evenings at all the temples.
Sharing here few photos of our temple visits, its architecture carvings and surroundings.
In the following weeks i intend to feature about the festivals and its significance in crystal grandeur.
World famous Temples from Southern India
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