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Sivan Kovil temple

Posted by
Sam (Chennai, India) on 7 January 2011 in Architecture and Portfolio.

A very old Sivan Kovil - temple - in a village near Pattukkottai, Thanjavur

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Luke Wiley from Spokane Washington, United States

I like the waterfront scene!

7 Jan 2011 5:03am

@Luke Wiley: Thank you very much :)

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

such a beautiful photo...also the reflections and soft colors are really wonderfully captured!

7 Jan 2011 6:13am

@Nina: Thank you very much, Nina :)

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

What is the red/white striping? Something to do with building work? It surely can't be part of the design of the temple!

7 Jan 2011 7:08am

@CElliottUK: In some temple compound walls, Red and white stripes are seen. Thanks Chris :)

Behrooz Sangani from Tehran, Iran

These old mysteries are really mesmerizing. Thanks for the share.

7 Jan 2011 7:27am

@Behrooz Sangani: Thank you very much :)

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

The reflection is beautiful, magnificent shot. Good day.

7 Jan 2011 8:04am

@Tede: Thank you very much, Tede. Good day :)

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

A pretty shot, with this reflection…

7 Jan 2011 9:37am

@Calusarus: Thank you very much :)

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Delightful scene! Lovely framing you give this temple by the river.

7 Jan 2011 11:52am

@Stephen: Thank you very much :)

peter.K from blue mountains, Australia

nice balance here, well done...

7 Jan 2011 11:57am

@peter.K: Thank you very much :)

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

An image full of beauty in the temple and its reflection in the water alone! Best regards Adela

7 Jan 2011 12:08pm

@Adela Fonts: Thank you very much, Adela. Best regards, Sam :)

Phil from Sausset les Pins, France

A curious architecture and mixt of colors , nice shot , Phil

7 Jan 2011 2:13pm

@Phil: Thank you very much :)

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

A beautiful capture Sam! This temple seems much plainer and less ornate than others you have shown us. Is there a significance here? ;-)

7 Jan 2011 2:20pm

@Eric Cousineau: Yes, this is a small temple in avillage so different and less ornate.
Thank you very much Eric! Have a nice weekend :)

Mhelene from Paris, France

A beautiful foreground wit the water and the reflections . These red and white stripes are amazing!

7 Jan 2011 2:30pm

@Mhelene: Thank you very much :)

Laurence from Clermont-Ferrand, France

Beau reflet !

7 Jan 2011 4:45pm

@Laurence: Thank you very much :)

ORBIT from Kerman, Iran

Wonderful reflection, Bravo. : ))

7 Jan 2011 6:48pm

@ORBIT: Thank you very much :)

Richard from Duns, United Kingdom

What a fabulous photo.

7 Jan 2011 7:22pm

@Richard: Thank you very much :)

Marhuthi from vizag, India

Beautiful reflections dear Friend !

11 Jan 2011 4:49am

@Marhuthi: Thank you very much my Friend ! :)

¨‘°ºO Dutçh Oº°‘¨ from Neverwhere, United States

The stripes.. seem festive. Different. I really do enjoy seeing the architecture there through your eyes.

11 Jan 2011 8:10pm

@¨‘°ºO Dutçh Oº°‘¨: Thank you very much :)

Anne from a little red dot, Singapore

Nice view from this angle, cool reflection...beautiful composition, lovely shot, Sam.

14 Jan 2011 11:36am

@Anne: Thank you very much Anne! :)