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Old July 11th, 2009, 02:22 PM   #1
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Region-wise Comparison of Indian Temple Architecture

I'll be proceeding from North to South. and West to East.


Jammu & Kashmir




1. Avantiswamy Temple, Avantipura (9th Cent. AD):










2. Martand Sun Temple (8th Century AD):










3. Buniar Temple, Baramulla (9th-10th Century AD)







http://www.indoarch.org/place.php?pl...%3D4%2BM%3D595

http://www.koausa.org/Monuments/Chapter3.html
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Old July 12th, 2009, 06:34 PM   #2
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Himachal Pradesh



The state has a typical style of wooden architecture, as well as a local variation of the Nagara style of stone temple. The wooden structures themselves display considerable regional variation.

1. LAKSHMI NARAYANA TEMPLE COMPLEX , Chamba (14th Century)









2. Bharmour (9th-10th cent.)







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3. Baijnath Temple, 1204 AD









4. Adi Brahma Temple, Khokhan (1753)





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5. Badrinatha Temple, Kamru







6. Maheshwara Temple, Sungra







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6. Bhimakali Temple, Sarahan (18th cent.)











7. Durga Temple, Manan





8. Mananeshwara, Manan








9. Shiva Temple, Balag






10. Hateshwari Temple, Hatkoti





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11. Rairemool Temple, Hatkoti







12. Bijat Temple, Sarahan





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Old July 14th, 2009, 06:18 AM   #7
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great thread.......i love Indian temples
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Old July 14th, 2009, 11:41 AM   #8
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13. Panchvakra Temple, Mandi





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Punjab



1. Golden Temple, Amritsar









Durgiana temple, Amritsar



Goindwal Sahib, Goindwal

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Uttar Pradesh


1. Govindadeva Temple, Mathura (1590)











2. Madan Mohan Temple (16th cent.)









3. Durga Temple, Varanasi



4. Vishwanath Temple, Varanasi

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Uttarakhand



1. Kedarnath (9th cent.)







2. Tungnath



3. Jageshwar







4. Lakhamandal





5. Mahasu



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Love the architecture of the temples in North along the Himalayas.
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Old November 9th, 2009, 12:19 PM   #13
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It may be a good idea to host pictures on a website that doesnt have bandwidth limitations... like imageshack for example. I cannot see a single image.
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good stuff. calcutta got some nice temple architecture. looking forward to those.
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Old November 13th, 2009, 02:44 PM   #15
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Neat thread! They all look cool
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Bihar



1. Mahabodhi Temple, Bodhgaya (5th Century AD), Late Gupta period



2. Patna Sahib Gurudwara, Patna (1839)

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West Bengal


1.Pratapeshwara temple, Kalna (1849)


2.Charbangla temples, Baranagar (~1730)


3.Suri, Birbhum


4.Bishnupur






5.Hangsheshwari temple, Bandel (1815)


6.Dakshineshwar (1850)


7.Birla temple, Kolkata (1995)
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Very appealing region.
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8. Jor Bangla Temple, Bankura







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