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Shyam Rai Temple

Bishnupur, Bishnupur 722122, India
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Terracota Marvels

Entire Bishnupur is about terracota marvels.Well preserved and maintained by Archaeological Survey... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
Arinmun
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Another terracotta gem of India

Bishnupur is THE place for temple nerds. The uniqueness of these temples of which this is the... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Sanchayan S
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“hand in hand” (2 reviews)
“main tower” (2 reviews)
“four walls” (2 reviews)
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Bishnupur, Bishnupur 722122, India
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Reviewed 24 April 2017

Entire Bishnupur is about terracota marvels.Well preserved and maintained by Archaeological Survey Of India.

Thank Arinmun
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Bishnupur is THE place for temple nerds. The uniqueness of these temples of which this is the pinnacle is it represents a very different style of architecture unique to the state of Bengal. These temples feel ancient, look ancient and are ancient. One can sit...More

Thank Sanchayan S
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Amazing terracotta architecture. Well preserved. Best to be avoided during summer months. Every morning will be soothing. Use toto for travelling around.

1  Thank Souvik25
Reviewed 11 March 2017

The ShyamRai temple is one of the most beautifully decorated temples in Bishnupur. The finesses shown by the artists who have designed the walls of this temple is remarkable. Created in 1643, this temple is Pancha-Ratna type temple. This temple can be accessed by the...More

Thank Rituparna S
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

This is another temple of Lord Radha Krishna which needs entry fee, same ticket for Raasmancha and JorBangla. Uniquness of this temple is its architecture...the 4 minarets in each corber and in between the main gumbad are built by taking designs from 4 different religions...More

Thank Pratik S
Reviewed 24 January 2017

When I visited this place in January it was pretty empty. The premises was well-maintained when I visited it with my family. There is a board at the entrance which tells the visitor a little about the history of this monument. There were people selling...More

Thank abhigya m
Reviewed 16 January 2017

In the temple city of Bishnupur,various Kings of the erstwhile Malla dynasty had built various temples at different times,over centuries. Now the upkeep is by ASI, but local people ratify that the finest terracotta work on the sides of the temples are at two temples...More

9  Thank Shourjendra D
Reviewed 2 January 2017

One of the old temples in town. In need of renovation. Gives one a feel of old terracotta architechture

Thank kanishka c
Reviewed 2 January 2017

This is one of the must visit temples of the town. Quite crowded during holidays but worth a visit during a trip to Bishnupur

Thank kanishka c
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Probably one of the most beautiful temples in Bishnupur. Excellent terracotta work and good maintenance.

Thank parjotok
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