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Close view of entrance in east front of Kantaji Temple, Kantanagar

Photograph of the triple-arched entrance of the
Kantaji Temple at Kantanagar, with richly-carved surrounds, taken
by John Henry Ravenshaw in c.1871. The series of views of the
temple is described by Ravenshaw as follows: ''The eight views of
Kantonugger represent different features of a Hindoo temple to
Kanti (Vishnu), commenced in 1704 by Rajah Prannath (Martin's
India, page 628). It is in perfec…