General view from the north-east of old temple at Kasara, Gujarat
Photographer: Cousens, Henry
Medium: Photographic print
Photograph of the old temple at Kasara, Gujarat, from the north-east, taken by Henry Cousens in the 1880s, from the Archaeological Survey of India. The small village of Kasara is located 14 miles north-west of Patan in Gujarat. This temple at Kasara, which dates to the 12th century, has a triple-shrine plan and an octagonal shaped mandapa or columned hallway. Each shrine is devoted to separate divinities of the Trimurti which includes Shiva, Vishnu, and Brahma.