Srirangam is located 2 km north of Tiruchirappalli. The main deity is Lord Ranganatha, or Lord Vishnu, reclining on Sesa Naga. This temple is the foremost of the eight self-manifested shrines of Lord Vishnu (Swayam Vyakta Ksetras). It is also considered the most important of the 108 main Vishnu temples (Divya Desams).
he temple has 21 gopurams (towers). The main southern entrance 13- storey gopuram, called Raja-gopuram, is the largest in India. It was finished in 1987 and is 72m (235 feet) high. The passage under this tower is about 30m (100 ft) long.
Critiques | Translate
bukitgolfb301 (37736) 2012-03-17 3:55
Hi NMASKAR my dear Lakshmi
This is another wonderful shot!
So fantastic south Indian image with impressive calm colors and sensitive light. So peacfel and fresh, nice timely posting to see weekend. Perfect balance and framework are as usual as your trade mark.
Thanks for your sharinig with finest posting and have a good Saturday!
bayno (18344) 2012-03-17 4:08
Judging by the shadows the sun was high and bright light, beautiful colored temple, a lovely sky and a nice framing, good sharp...
have a good WE...
papagolf21 (90576) 2012-03-17 4:23
Bonjour, cher Lakshmi,
Mon étonnement est toujours identique quand je vois ce genre d'édifice.
La beauté générale est stupéfiante. De plus, les couleurs donnent à l'ensemble un aspect très particulier.
Miguel82 (26543) 2012-03-17 4:41
very big temple complex I visited last year so beautiful nice picture with good colors
jacquest (18871) 2012-03-17 5:25
This is a great shot of a splendid temple. I like the framing with the trees abd the deepness causes by the passge under the temple. The strong light has been well controlled giving good colors and sharpness.
Have a great day
npecanhuk (70106) 2012-03-17 5:53
Very nice and interesting picture of it!
Sharpness, exposure, colors, chosen pov, vertical format, dof, contrasts and composition are all excellent!
TFS - congrats,
Have a great week-end,
Sergiom (67528) 2012-03-17 5:57
On dirait que cette structure est poussée au milieu de nulle part et boum, soudait cela s'élève dans le ciel. C'est magnifique et très coloré.
pajaran (55091) 2012-03-17 6:45
Dobar tekst sa datim podacima ...
Dobra ostrina snimka, kontrast i prikaz, lepe boje.
Interesantna ulica sa biciklama i prikolicama, dobra kompozicija.
Sve najbolje za vikend.
Good text with the given data ...
Good image sharpness, contrast and display beautiful colors.
An interesting street with bikes and trailers, good composition.
All the best for the weekend.
patdeph (35748) 2012-03-17 7:55
I like very much this architecture of the temple in South India, and I like here how is is emerging from the tree.There is also numerous typical things to look at at the botttom of the picture.Excellent!
bona (13520) 2012-03-17 10:40
good photo of this big temple. It is very impressive and charming. It seems a good place to visit in Tamil Nadu.
Good warm colors.
Fis2 (90111) 2012-03-17 11:01
A very curious building.
Good frame and colors.
Photo has climate.
TopGeo (38208) 2012-03-17 12:04
This is a great shot of a splendid temple. I like the beautiful old historic church is caught in brilliant light that brings out ture color, fantastic details and shadows. The color and green make a lovely contrast and the cloudless blue sky the perfect background.
Budapestman (82620) 2012-03-17 13:09
a splendid photo of this beautiful architecture, the composition is very attractive, great details and lights, Tfs! Have a nice weekend! Kellemes hétvégét kívánok!
rabdelnoor (3421) 2012-03-17 20:49
Great POV on this temple shot. Colours and contrast are great.
baddori (20011) 2012-03-18 0:00
La fotografia ritrae tutta le bellezza "cromatica" ed architettonica del tempio.
Inserito in un ambiente urbanizzato svetta maestoso.
gita (243) 2012-03-18 0:28
I like the full view of great Srirangam temple along with the other daily life scenes. Very clear framing and good lighting ,clarity. Lovely image.
SWEETFREEDOM (23588) 2012-03-18 1:32
interesting historic building. good compo and light too
ikeharel (63019) 2012-03-18 1:36
A fantastic and full view of the beautiful temple, colorful and with many art-work details, from street level to it's top.
Good light managed, and yet the photo can be divided into 2 main subjects: temple and street activity.
Lovely taken and presented picture.
Silvio1953 (130472) 2012-03-18 8:41
Ciao Lakshmi, great POV on fantastic temple, lovely composition with interesting objects in FG, excellent perspective, splendid light and wonderful colors, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio
Afsanehbagheri (3228) 2012-03-20 7:47
سلام دوست من
خیلی زیبا محیط جالب
raszid62 (18515) 2012-03-22 2:27
A great Hindu temple shown in the dry hot day. Architecture of the building and its color is incredible. The size of the building reflects the trees and the people at the temple. Cool the rickshaws in the foreground. Excellent image quality.
jmdias (58984) 2012-03-25 9:55
very interesting the shapes and colors of this religious tower. I liked these details and the things of the daily life we can see bellow. nice job.
nikkitta (16836) 2012-05-21 14:09
Impresive shot of the beautiful temple ( with colors of South India), good cadre given by the trees
Great POV that included daily life round it
Greetings and TFS
maloutim (9639) 2012-08-07 17:35
Indeed, I was impressed by the gopurams of Indian temples ! I was wondering : Can one climb up to the different storeys ?
This is a nice POV, with the very ornate, colourful tower watching over the bazaar and its daily life scene at its foot.
The foliage of the trees make a good contrast with tower and the street scene.