Murals of Sankaran Koil (Tirunelveli - Tamil Nadu)

You saw my post on Sankaran Koil in the last post. Here's a visual gallery of the murals in the Maha Mandapam of Sankara Narayanar Sanctum Sanctorum!

The gorgeous blues & majestic elephants! 


Old man & old lady!


Charkas, the man....


...and his lady!!!


Notice the camera???????!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


Markandeya!!!




Every little space is painted! Can't help but wonder how all our temples would have looked like, painted like this, in subdued colors!!!








Floral Borders...


Anantha Sayana Perumal!!!



TO GET THERE:

Refer my earlier post

Dedicated to Prof. Swaminathan & Co.

Bhushavali

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