Project 2013-14

  • Project 2013-14

Project 2013-14


Architectural Survey of Temples in Sagar district, M.P season , 2013-14 has been carried out under the direction of Dr. S. S. Gupta assisted by Dr. M. C. Joshi, Asstt. Archaeologist, Shri L.K. Bhagchandani, Shri S. K. Srivastava, D/Ms Gr-I and K.R. Malviya, Photographer Gr-II. The objective of this project was to make an inventory of the temples including their documentation and study of art and architecture in all its manifestations. The work also includes comparative study with those of other regional styles in this region as well as rest parts of North India. The detailed architectural survey of the temples in Sagar district has revealed many more new temples and their remains raised during the regime of various dynasties. The systematic survey of temples through detailed field in-situ data, digital picture documentation, auto cad drawings including plan & elevation would set a landmark in this discipline.

In a nutshell, a data bank of the temples ( Unprotected /Centralllay Protected/ State Protected) pertaining to the Sagar district has been prepared.

The temples include, Siva temple Pali, Durga temple Tkitoria, Siva temple Tinsua, Siva temple Mandi Bamora, temple at Bbeniaka , temples at Uldhan and temple at Pithoria are worth mentioning and range from 6th century AD to 18th-19th century AD.

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