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Details of torana leading into mahamandapa of same

Details of torana leading into mahamandapa of same

Photographer: Archaeological Survey of India

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1896

Shelfmark: Photo 1007/3(673)

Item number: 673

Length: 20.5

Width: 15

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of the torana leading into the mahamandapa (great hall) of a Shiva Temple at Baroli in Rajasthan, taken by an unknown photographer for the Archaeological Survey of India Collections: Northern Circle (North-Western Provinces and Oudh) in 1896-97. Baroli, situated on the Chambal River 30 miles south-west of Kota, has some fine examples of Hindu temples from the 10th century, Pratihara period. This view shows the entrance arch with miniature figures carved along the arch.

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