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Paintings of Lepakshi

First Online: December 26, 1999
Page Last Updated: October 31, 2016

The temples in Lepakshi town of Anantapur district in Andhra Pradesh are home to some of the most beautiful paintings of Vijayanagar period available today. The Papaneshwar temple in Lepakshi was built in 1535 A.D. and others in the neighborhood must be of similar timeframe.

Kulavi from a Vijayanagar Painting
Kulavi men's headgear that was popular 
during the Vijayanagar period

 

More Pictures of  Lepakshi Paintings



Bride groom Shiva
Bride groom Shiva
Wall Paintings of Lepakshi
Brothers Veeranna and Virupanna, Lepakshi temple builders

Royal Hermit
Royal Hermit
Frescos of Lepakshi
Lord Shiva

Hunter and the Hunted from a Lapakshi temple painting
Hunters and the Hunted
Women with flowers
Women with flowers

Hairbun's of women of lepakshi
Hairbuns of women of lepakshi
Wall Paintings of Lepakshi
Ornaments of a lady, Lepakshi painting

Shiva as Bridegroom
Treasures of Lepakshi
Neck and Hair arnaments
Neck and Hair arnaments

Eight Handed Lord Shiva
16th Century Art of Lepakshi
Courtiers in Waiting
Courtiers in Waiting

Fresco from Lepakshi
Fresco from Lepakshi
Women in Saries
Women in Saries

motiff of kolata
motiff of kolata
Kulaavi
Kulaavi

Lepakshi Painting
Lepakshi Painting
shiva with attendents
shiva with attendents

Woman with a Pestle at Mortar
Common People of Lepakshi
Female Devotees of Lord Shiva
Female Devotees of Lord Shiva

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