23 octobre 2013

Chamudeshwari Temple, Mysore.

Chamudeshwari Temple   The Chamudeshwari Temple is located 13 km from Mysore City. You can reach the temple either by climbing 1000 steps or by road. A huge granite Nandi(4.8m) is seen near the 800th step. At the summit there is a colorful statue of the Demon king Mahishasura with a sword in his right hand & a cobra on the other. Th temple has a quadrangular structure with an impressive 7 storey(40m)  carved gopuam. The idol of Chamundi Devi is in the sitting posture with 8 arms. The diety... [Lire la suite]