Kerala temple architecture plan. Article written by sunu philip. Kerala stretches for about 360 miles along the malabar coast varying in width from roughly 20 to 75 miles. Keralas title gods own country is generally attributed to the pervasive scenic beauty.
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Kerala architecture is a kind of architectural style that is mostly found in indian state of keralakeralas style of architecture is unique in india in its striking contrast to dravidian architecture which is normally practiced in other parts of south indiathe architecture of kerala has been influenced by dravidian and indian vedic architectural science vastu shastra over two millennia. Around this chamber there are often other structures and buildings in the. Image source wayanad means the land of paddy fields in malayalam.
It is a small state constituting only about 1 percent of the total area of the country. We find it apt also because the legend says that parashurama an incarnation of vishnu raised the land out of the western ocean. Sreestours is a kerala tourism accredited tour operator based in kumarakom offers all type of kerala packages to cater your requirements.
Enriched with godly beauty serene atmosphere and rich culture wayanad is a perfect mix of nature and man made heritage. Kerala southwestern coastal state of india. Why to choose sreestours.
Hindu temple architecture as the main form of hindu architecture has many varieties of style though the basic nature of the hindu temple remains the same with the essential feature an inner sanctum the garbha griha or womb chamber where the primary murti or the image of a deity is housed in a simple bare cell.