General view of the Limboji Mata Temple, Dilmal, Gujarat
Photographer: Cousens, Henry
Medium: Photographic print
Photograph of the Limboji Mata Temple at Dilmal in Gujarat, taken by Henry Cousens around the 1880s, from the Archaeological Survey of India Collections. The main temple of Limboji Mata at Delmal dates from the 11th century, built by the Solanki dynasty, though additions were made in the 17th and 18th centuries. The minor shrines surrounding main temple date from the 12th century. Limboji Mata’s plan consists of a central mandapa or columned hallway, a sanctum, and a porch.