15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Temple in depth

The pillar configuration that we see in the picture was a very popular architectural technique adopted in south Indian temples. A devotee can see the idol as he enters the temple and walks towards the sanctum sanctorum all the while the image of the lord increasing in size.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: India
Camera: Canon EOS 700D
Copyright: © Aditya Deshpande