February 2007: South India and Sri Lanka

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Description of monuments | Timeline of India's main monuments


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Geographical
(click on the name of the city to see all the photos)

  • Tamil Nadu:
  • Kerala:
  • Karnataka:
  • Goa:
  • Maharashtra:
  • Gujarat:
  • West Bengal:
  • Orissa:
  • Sri Lanka:
  • Chronological (only art)

    Anuradhapura (3rd c BC)

    Bhaja caves (1st c BC)

    Karla caves (1st c BC)

    Udaigiri caves (1st c BC)

    Dambula caves (1st c BC - 18th c)

    Sigiriya (5th c)

    Elephanta caves (6th c)

    Badami: Caves (6th c)

    Aihole: ruins (6th-8th c)

    Bhubaneswar: Parashurameshvara (65#)

    Bhubaneswar: Vaital Deul (65#)

    Mamallapuram: Panch Ratha (7th c)

    Mamallapuram: Shore temple (7th c)

    Mamallapuram: Relief of Arjuna (7th c)

    Mamallapuram: Relief of Krishna (7th c)

    Mamallapuram: Sacred hill (7th c)

    Badami: Temples of the hill (7th c)

    Kanchipuram: Kailasanatha temple (720)

    Tiruchirapalli: rock temple (8th c)

    Pattadakal: ruins (8th c)

    Chidambaram: Nataraja (9th c)

    Thanjavur: Brihadiswara temple (1000)

    Bhubaneswar: Mukteshvara (100#)

    Bhubaneswar: Rajarani temple (100#)

    Bhubaneswar: Brahmeshvara (1075)

    Konark: Sun Temple (11th c)

    Badami: Temples of the lake (11th-13th)

    Darasuram: Airavateshvara (11##)

    Belur: Chennakeshava temple (1117)

    Halebid: Hoysaleshvara temple (1150)

    Somnatpur: Keshava temple (1268 AD)

    Bhubaneswar: Lingaraja temple (1104#)

    Polonnaruva (12th c)

    Shrirangam: Ranganatha (13th-17th c)

    Kanchipuram: Ekambareshvara (1506)

    Kanchipuram: Devarajaswami (15##)

    Hampi: ruins of ancient capital (15##)

    Palitana: Shatrunjaya sanctuary (16th c)

    Shrirangam: Jambukeshvara (16## AD)

    Bijapur: Ibrahim Roza mausoleum (1620)

    Madurai: Thirumalai Naick palace (1636)

    Bijapur: Gol Gumbad (1656)

    Madurai: Minakshi Sundareshvara (1659)

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