Chola, Pandya: Tiruchirapalli (Trichinopoly), Jambukesvara temple, dedicated to Siva. 12th-16th cent.
|Collections||Arthur Llewellyn Basham|
|Title:||Chola, Pandya: Tiruchirapalli (Trichinopoly), Jambukesvara temple, dedicated to Siva. 12th-16th cent.|
|Author(s):||Photographer: Basham, Arthur Llewellyn|
|Keywords:||Chola, Pandya, etc.|
|Series/Report no.:||Basham Collection|
|Description:||The east gateway of the outer enclosure is not large, but leads direct to centre of a hall of c. 250 pillars. On the right these open on a tank fed by a perpetual spring. The corresponding space on the left is occupied by c. 470 columns. Between the gopurams of 2nd enclosure is cruciform-shape portico, leading to the door of the sanctuary. (Fergusson, vol. I, p. 373)|
|Other Identifiers:||ANUA 682-1867|
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