Walk-down water cisterns of India // stepwells

Journalist Spends Four Years Traversing India to Document Crumbling Subterranean Stepwells in India Before they Disappear

BAPS Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple, New Delhi, India

S Swaminarayan Akshardham (God’s Abode) Hindu Temple, New Delhi. Built in only 5 years! The central figure is Lord Swaminarayan. The inner sanctum represents the beauty of Akshardham and the.

Hampi, India, was home to one of the largest Empires of the World: Vijaynagara Empire. The Hindu temples have resisted the Islamic Invasion although many were destroyed by the invasion. In the year 1325 Muhammad-bin-Tughluq led several attacks towards south India, particularly Hampi. The Vijaynagara Hindu Empire was created to protect India from the Invasions. After numerous Islamic attacks, over 200,000 Hindus were killed. Today what we see in Hampi are the remaining parts of this…

Hampi, India, was home to one of the largest Empires of the World: Vijaynagara Empire. The Hindu temples have resisted the Islamic Invasion although many were destroyed by the invasion. In the year 1325 Muhammad-bin-Tughluq led several attacks towards sou

Check out beautiful photos and money-saving travel tips for the amazing white temple in Chiang Rai, northern Thailand.

The White Temple in Chiang Rai

Check out beautiful photos and money-saving travel tips for the amazing white temple in Chiang Rai, northern Thailand. Travel tips for your trip to Southeast Asia.

The Dambulla Caves, Sri Lanka

10 Best Things to do in Sri Lanka Travel Guide & Photography

- The Dambulla Caves, Sri Lanka - Temple inspiration, could use the idea of art on the walls and statues and the low ceiling - SB

12th century Khmer Bayon Temple in Cambodia | by Lisa Vaz on 500px

The Bayon Temple was built in the late or early century A. by Jayavarman VII, one of the Khmer Empire's greatest kings. It is a Buddhist temple and it was the last mountain temple in Khmer Arts. Photo by Lisa Vaz on

Mysterious Temple in jungle. - Imgur Ta Prohm temple in Angkor, Cambodia

Mysterious Temple in jungle.

Shwedagon Pagoda, Yangon, Myanmar                                                                                                                                                      More

"A golden mystery upheaved itself on the horizon - a beautiful winking wonder that blazed in the sun, of a shape that was neither Muslim dome nor Hindu temple spire." Rudyard Kipling on Pagoda in

Rock Hewn Kailasa Temple, Ellora Caves, India.

Rock Hewn Kailasa Temple, found in 1 of 34 Ellora Caves, commisioned by Rashtrakuta ruler Krishna from a Basalt cliff.

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