Somnathpur – Karnataka – India

Typical of the Hoysala style, this temple was built in the XIIth century AD.

Featured by Authentic India in july 2009


india, karnataka, temple, sculpture, humans, hoysala, hindouism, somnathpur, keshava, softstone

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  • Ushna Sardar
    Ushna Sardaralmost 5 years ago

  • Thank you very much Ushna, once again !

    – Hélène David-Cuny

  • clickinhistory
    clickinhistoryalmost 5 years ago

    great shot, love the title and well done on the feature

  • These hoysala style temples are made out of soft stone, a material which is so smooth and tender that you really feel like never going out of such a cool and comfortable place…

    – Hélène David-Cuny

  • trueblvr
    trueblvralmost 5 years ago

    Fabulous shot Helene. I love the lighting

  • Jan  Tribe
    Jan Tribealmost 5 years ago

    congratulations on your feature!! so well deserved! This is beautiful and a wonderful perspective!!

  • Kat Augustine
    Kat Augustinealmost 5 years ago

    Love the mood it sets.
    Looks like a movie scene :)

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