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Closer view of rock with temple in the Ganges at Jangira, Bhagalpur District.

Closer view of rock with temple in the Ganges at Jangira, Bhagalpur District.

Photographer: Beglar, Joseph David

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1879

Shelfmark: Photo 1003/(10)

Item number: 100310

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of a close view of the rock with the temple in the Ganges at Jangira, Bhagalpur District, taken by Joseph D. Belgar in c. 1879-90 as part of the Archaeological Survey of India Collections (Indian Museum Series). This print shows the view looking up the rock face towards the temple. The face of the rock below the temple is covered with carved religious images. Bengal list, pp. 420-21; Alexander Cunningham, Report of a tour in Bihar and Bengal in 1879-80 (A.S.I. Vol. XV, Calcutta, 1882), pp. 20-31.

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