ASIA-INDIA/Orissa

WORLD FAMOUS BUILDINGS

From http://www.tourindia.com/htm/homepage.htm,The Art and Architecture of the Indian Subcontinent 'J.C.Harle/Yale University Press 1994',

 

Temples
    Bhubaneswar

 

 Photo by Eunhwa Eom on 2002.

 

Mukteshvara Temple
    Bhubaneswar 



 This tiny building(the tower rises only 11.5m), probably dating from the beginning of the 9th century.
Photo by Eunhwa Eom on 2002.

 

Lingaraj Temple
    Bhubaneswar

 


 Photo by Eunhwa Eom on 2002.

 

Sun Temple
    Konarak   




 Built by Narasimha(1238-64), this temple was the final archievement of the Orissan style. In the Bay of Bengal, Bhubaneswar is the 'City of Temple'. Exquisite Sun Temple at Konarak.
Photo by Eunhwa Eom on 2002.

 

Relief
    Sun Temple, Konarak 

 

 
Photo by Eunhwa Eom on 2002.

 

Railway Station
    Orissa

 

 Photo by Eunhwa Eom on 2002.