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Idols at Ayyanar Temple

Posted by
Sunder (Chennai, India) on 16 October 2010 in Art & Design and Portfolio.

On either side of the entrance one can see two idols with a raised sword...
standing guard.
Horses and elephants are considered to be used by these gaurdian dieties as they keep "watch"..

Richard from Duns, United Kingdom

Good shots, good presentation

16 Oct 2010 5:09am

Luke Wiley from Spokane Washington, United States

Impressive sculptures!

16 Oct 2010 5:21am

Soheil from Tehran, Iran

nice idols
well done

16 Oct 2010 6:27am

kate from lincolnshire, United Kingdom

just beautiful, those sculptures are lovely!!

16 Oct 2010 6:39am

Yvon from Orleans, France

wonderful composition; I visit this temple 3 years ago

16 Oct 2010 6:54am

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Splendid presentation of these superb works of art. Good day.

16 Oct 2010 7:13am

Cruz from exurbia, United States

Nice compo. Collages are good ways to show a flavor or feeling of an area...good idea!

16 Oct 2010 7:36am

Marie LC from Dauphiné, France

nice compo and collages

16 Oct 2010 7:36am

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

Very beautiful collage ! I like the impressive details of the carved wooden statues... excellent work ! Have a nice weekend Sunder :)

16 Oct 2010 8:10am

oncho from granada, Spain

Great work, beautiful collage

16 Oct 2010 8:38am

PRASHANT from Mumbai, India

Great presentation..Beauty of Indian culture .

16 Oct 2010 8:41am

Shahryar from Isfahan, Iran

interesting :)

16 Oct 2010 9:38am

tataray from france, France

De magnifiques textures !..))

16 Oct 2010 9:40am

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

Lovely collage:)

16 Oct 2010 10:00am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Great montage! A fine set of idols on display. The elephant is my favourite figure!

16 Oct 2010 12:49pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Lovely collage. Have a great weekend!

16 Oct 2010 1:03pm

Thea from Leeuwarden, Netherlands

Beautiful sculptures! Love the details on the horse!

16 Oct 2010 2:22pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine collection of these impressive idols. Your pictures gives us a close in view of the detail that I like. Very nice shooting.

16 Oct 2010 2:53pm

Mamyni from Argenteau-Visé, Belgium

Very beautiful presentation for a very interesting place

16 Oct 2010 4:16pm

Christine from Duns, United Kingdom

I love these idols, very beautiful and a great way to present them

16 Oct 2010 4:31pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Beautiful collage/presentation of individual pictures

16 Oct 2010 6:47pm

Terral from Ponoka, Alberta, Canada

Cool sculptures.

16 Oct 2010 6:49pm

P. Morris from Saskatoon, Canada

These iron pieces are so beautiful with their rust and the all important
patina they get from being outdoors. Wonderful pictures.

16 Oct 2010 6:55pm

thami from Fès, Morocco

Que signifient les taches blanches sur les sculptures ?
Bonne fin de semaine lumineuse!

16 Oct 2010 7:18pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

nicely done. you do this sort of thing very well

16 Oct 2010 7:38pm

Marie from Visé, Belgium

A beautiful compo...

Cordialy
Marie

16 Oct 2010 9:19pm

marci from somewhere in..., Morocco

the elephant is my favorite!!

16 Oct 2010 9:20pm

KTS from Chennai, India

Lovely collage ! Very well done Sunder ...

16 Oct 2010 9:24pm

JJ from Jersey City, United States

Love how you have presented this collage, Greta shots also

16 Oct 2010 10:17pm

Michael from Chester, United Kingdom

Interesting and informative, and nicely put together.

17 Oct 2010 12:09am

ORBIT from Kerman, Iran

WOW! beautiful statues. : )

17 Oct 2010 1:03am

Becky from los angeles, United States

Very interesting - it's wonderful learning about another culture! Love the composite of these great pieces of art.

17 Oct 2010 2:18am

Pavan Kaul from Mumbai, India

A wonderfully created collage! Well done!

17 Oct 2010 4:49am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Nicely composed.

17 Oct 2010 8:09am

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

A beautiful collage. I like all 3 of these shots. Great tones and comp

17 Oct 2010 9:14am

POBSB from Tilburg, Netherlands

nice composition

17 Oct 2010 10:42am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A nice presentation of these fine images.

18 Oct 2010 12:27am

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

I like this collage, nicely done and interesting shots!

18 Oct 2010 3:29am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Nicely put together, Sunder.

18 Oct 2010 8:16am

BOCCONE CLAIRE from France

Très beau montage!
De bien belles sculptures!!
Amitiés de France:CLAIRE

18 Oct 2010 10:39am

Tim from Ft. Worth, United States

great montage. wonderful clarity of shots. i like the respect you give each photo.

18 Oct 2010 10:53pm