Hindu Deities On The Roof

Hindu deities on roof

Many deities were on the roof of a Hindu temple

Shot in the city of Kandy, Sri Lanka.

The roof of the Hindu temple was towering. It was called gopuram. Many Hindu deities stood neatly on the roof of the temple. The major religion in this country was Buddhism but about 15% of its population believed in Hinduism. They were the second largest religious group in the country.

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Photo No.
6444
Shooting Date
Mar 2008
Posted On
May 17, 2012
Place
Kandy, Sri Lanka
Genre
Architectural Photography
Archive
MAY 2012 ARCHITECTURE SRI LANKA
Camera
CANON EOS 1V
Lens
EF85MM F1.2L II USM

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