Thanjavur temple - Brihadeesvara temple (dedicated to Lord Shiva) built by king Rajarajan in the year 1010 AD.
|Brihadeesvara temple, Thanjavur. en.wikipedia.org|
|Dancers at Brihadishwara Temple 1000 year commemoration, en.wikipedia.org.|
The gesture shown by the trust is quite commendable and the twin purposes are: The public festivities bring together people from different caste and communities so that they can work and worship with devotion without exhibiting any hesitation. It creates an atmosphere of friendship, cooperation and mutual respect. The other aspect is by erecting models of other temples from across India, they provide a chance for the local people to appreciate our rich culture and heritage bound together by the same religious belief.
|Thanjavur Big Temple, TN coolpho.blogspot.com|