Miniature cosmos

Print edition : February 01, 2008

Virat Mandir, Shahdol, Madhya Pradesh, c. A.D. 700. By this period, the temple form had fully evolved, with numerous representations of deities and of worldly life made upon its walls. In central India and in the east, clusters of towers were made around the main tower to replicate mountain peaks.-

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