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Small Hindoo Temple on the Banks of the Nerbudda

Small Hindoo Temple on the Banks of the Nerbudda

Artist: Forbes,James

Medium: Engraving

Date: 1813

Shelfmark: 455.c.9

Item number: Plate 71

Length: 29.1

Width: 22.4

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Print

Plate seventy-one from the third volume of James Forbes'"Oriental Memoirs". Forbes(1749-1819) also had the jurisdiction over the district of Chandod whilst he was Collector of Dhaboi. Chandod was considered a sacred spot by the Hindus of Gujarat and huge groves of Banyan and Peepul trees grew interspersed by a great many temples on the banks of the Narmada River.

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