a mountain peak

or sikhara, which refers to the elaborate and fully adorned rising tower over the sanctum of lord murugan temple inside cathedral cave at batu caves, a popular hindu shrine near kuala lumpur. september 2011.

the location:

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4 thoughts on “a mountain peak

  1. WOW. The shrine appears to rise, from nowhere, out of the wilderness cliffs. It’s sheer majesty seems oddly incongruous and magical. Wonderful take on this subject.

  2. A great fascinating picture ,such intricate carvings , you must have been in awe of such a shrine and memorable experience , thanks for sharing the Batu caves shrine
    Aussie Emu

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