13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
A Thousand Faces, A Million Names..

Kapaleeshawar Temple, Chennai - India : From the Hindu Trinity to a local guardian deity, From warrior gods to monks against all odds. From rishis and munis to siddhas and buddhas, and celestial creatures to enlightened teachers - the pantheon of revered beings is as diverse as humanity itself.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2013
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Chennai, India
Camera: SGH-T989
Copyright: © Siddharth Krishnan