5 Marvelous Temples Around The World

4. Prambanan : Prambanan is a 9th century Hindu temple located in central Indonesia. This Hindu structure was completed in the 10th century and this was built to show the triumph of the Hindu religion in the Java Island,Indonesia.
The temple stands 47 meters high and features three buildings, one each for the three gods, namely Vishnu, Brahma and Shiva. There are 250 smaller shrines that further surround the temples and each one is decorated with natural ornaments and parts of 'Ramayana', the sacred book of Hindus.
5. Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple: Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, located in Srirangam, is one of the most important temples dedicated to Lord Vishnu. It features a colorfully painted tower that stands 236. And the story goes like this… Once a sage rested a Vishnu statue in this spot and began his meditation process. Soon, he realized that the statue couldn’t be moved, so he built a temple around it. Over the years, many temples have been built around it.
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1: useless list,
Posted by: Kumar - 23 Jun, 2014
2: idiotic list where is ankur and tanjore in the list... n madhurai meenakshi amman temple
Posted by: Bala - 07 Jun, 2014