Wednesday, June 07, 2006

Tanjai Peria Kovil (The Big Temple Tanjai)

The drawings was well preserved and looked good.


If you read the old tamil writings you might get some info. It was just superb.


There lots of architectural details and wanders about this temple, read about it from the link below.

The pictures was taken with SONY P51

Rajaraja Cholan, the Great Chola king built The Bragatheeswarar (Peruvudaiyar) Temple, also known as Big Temple. "In the twenty-fifth year of Rajaraja Cholan (A.D 1009-10)

Read more about it at http://www.thanjavur.com/bragathe.htm and about Tanjai http://www.thanjavur.com/

2 comments:

medusa_metis said...

Nice pics, but i would have preferred to see a bigger view or something more focussed. This is in between. I beleive you could have done better :)

Adam said...

Thanks for dropping by my blog. Nice pictures.