Posted by: Gomzy | January 3, 2007

Kapaleeshwar Temple

This ancient Shiva Temple in Mylapore is a classic Dravidian temple complete with gopurams and a tank. The 8th century Pallavan architecture and inscriptions dating back to 13th century found on its walls are noteworthy. The streets and shops around the temple sell everything, from flowers and vegetables to silver and gold.
This picture was taken from the Bus-Stand opposite to the Temple.

This is the view of the lake in front of the Temple.


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