Thanjavur - Ancient Temple Town March 12th 2010 Thanjavur - Ancient Temple Town
A few more hours on a bus took us to Thanjavur, with a completely different kind of temple.
Brihadishvara Temple is made entirely of natural stone, laid out over large walled gardens, with two star attractions: a 217ft gopura (again with carved 'gargoyle' gods), and a 20ft 25 tonne granite cow (Nandi).
Once again we visited twice it was so good, and on ... read more
Asia » India » Tamil Nadu » Thanjavur The Indus Valley civilization, one of the oldest in the world, dates back at least 5,000 years. Aryan tribes from the northwest invaded about 1500 B.C.; their merger with the earlier Dravidian inhabitants created the classical Indian culture. Arab in... ... read more
Guy & Liffy are going round the world and want to share the love.
Hi Everyone, We traveled with our good friend GP for 3 months while in India. During our time there GP took several pictures. To see what he has done with them check out this video.
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