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Mundapum, with facade of carved stone horses [at Srirangam].

Photograph of the Ranganatha Temple, taken by
Samuel Bourne in 1869. This view shows part of the Ranganatha
Temple, a sacred Vaishnava complex situated on the holy island of
Srirangam in the Kaveri River. The temple was commenced in the
Chola period but most of the works were carried out from the 13th
to the 17th century under the patronage of the Pandya, Hoysala,
Vijayanagara and Nayaka rulers. T…