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Carved wheel of the Sun Chariot of Surya ( Sun God) in the Sun Temple Konark, India. picture wikimediacommons/Kiranraj120

Mughal Architecture in India, Indo-Islamic-Persian style (1526-1857)

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Sheesh Mahal (mirror palace) at the Amber Fort, Jaipur, India

Ancient Architecture At Konark, Odisha in India. Sun temple.

The Konark Sun Temple (also spelled Konarak) is a 13th-century Hindu temple dedicated to the Sun God. Shaped like a giant chariot, the temple is known for the exquisite stone carvings that cover the entire structure.

Sahasralinga is famous for thousand of Shiv lingas. Which are carved on the rocks in the river bank. Sahasralinga is is a famous pilgrim place in "Uttara kannada" of Karnatka in India. One of the most famous temples here is the 16th century Marikamba temple. This site is situated 10 km away from the town of Sirsi on the banks of Shalmala River.

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Konark Sun Temple Carvings

In India and abroad, people might not know about the existence of a state called Odisha but Puri (one of the many districts in Odisha) most definitely has a high recall value globally for being the land of Lord Jagannath and Puri Jagannath temple. Popular as one of the four dhams (must visit destinations before death to attain Mokshya as per Hindu religion), Puri sees millions of devotees throng the Puri Jagannath Temple premises through the year for blessings of the Lord Jagannath.