Thursday, February 28, 2013

Trayambakeshwar Temple, Rishikesh

Trayambakeshwar Temple at the foothills of the mountains in Rishikesh is a important landmark. It is located on east bank of Ganges near Lakshman Jhoola. 



This is a 13-story tall unique temple. In the temple there are murtis of various gods and goddesses.



41 comments:

ANITA said...

wowoowowow!!NICE!!!!!!

Spiderdama said...

Wow! This is a great temple and as I always say to your builings.. so many details.
Hope I can visit your country some day.

VaishVijay said...

Such a beautiful temple!

I love that hanging bridge and blurry reflection in water.

Al said...

This is a stunner - I love both the temple and the bridge!

rupam sarma said...

Great post, Thanks a lot for sharing .

R Niranjan Das said...

Wonderful captures of the beautiful temple.

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Krishna said...

beautiful photo... i am first time seeing a multistory temple

thanks

Genie Robinson said...

What a beautiful piece of architecture. If I did not know it was a temple, I would think it was a fabulous hotel for the rich and famous. Love the bridge going to it. genie

Vineeta Yashswi said...

My favorite place, where I am going since my childhood...

R Sudhir Kumar said...

I remember seeing this 10 years back. recollecting the memories. Great !

Zuzana said...

What a very special structure, the first image reminds me of a steam boat.;)
Have a great rest of the week,
xoxo

aliasgarmukhtiar mukhtiar said...

beautiful

Lowell said...

Very impressive. Reminds me of the ziggurats in ancient Mesopotamia. Love that bridge!

Gert Jan Hermus said...

It is very beautiful!

Greetings from the Netherlands,
DzjieDzjee

LifeRamblings said...

what a majestic temple and the surrounding view is gorgeous.

Sylvia K said...

Such a beautiful temple, Rajesh! Wonderful blue skies and terrific captures as always! I love the reflection on the water, too! Hope you have a great weekend!

SandyCarlson said...

What an incredible place. That bridge and its proximity to the buildings is fascinating. An Escher landscape!

thomas said...

This one looks more like a hotel than a temple.

From The Heart said...

Beautiful!

Indrani said...

Wow! You have been to Rishikesh too!
Great shots!

ladyfi said...

wow wow wow - how unique and lovely!

Jidhu Jose said...

looks great
happy Skywatch Friday
Reflections

HansHB said...

Lovely post! Interesting to see!

afanja said...

Very impressive.
Thanks for sharing and enjoy your weekend.

George said...

What a magnificent structure!

acreativeharbor.com said...

Lovely reflective photography for WR ^_^ Beautiful!

'Tsuki said...

Thanks for making me travel with those beautiful pictures.

P.N. Subramanian said...

I have visited a jyotirlinga "Trayambakeshwar" near Nashik. I never knew about this one. The building seems to be of recent origin nevertheless is imposing. Thanks for sharing.

Jeevan said...

The temple looks well build!

Leovi said...

Wonderful photos, temple and bridge that delicious. Greetings.

Chubby Chieque said...

Hi,

One of the best treasures of India I seen in your blog.

Happy Sunday.
/CC girl

LV said...

Such grand and majestic structures.

Rajesh said...

Thank you all for appreciating the scenic beauty of the place.

Magical Mystical Teacher said...

Not to be sacrilegious, but the temple looks like a 5-star hotel!

Ruffling the Shadows

Lorri said...

What breathtaking architecture and settings.

Jama said...

Beautiful architecture!

Jannibele said...

Wow, what a majestic temple! Such a scenic place.

A Homemaker's Utopia said...

Excellent pics :-)

AmitAag said...

Great captures!
I love this place:)

Maniparna Sengupta Majumder said...

Great shots of the temple..!

Anita said...

Have visited it! Lovely :)