Southern connection - Kailasa temple

Southern connection – Kailasa temple

Southern connection/ Printed Edition July 25, 2014 SCHOLARS are unanimous that the Kailasa temple at Ellora is modelled after the Kailasanatha temple in Kancheepuram in Tamil Nadu and the Virupaksha temple at Pattadakal in Karnataka. The Kailasanatha temple was built by…

The Harappan hub, DHOLAVIRA

The Harappan hub, DHOLAVIRA

The Harappan hub July 12, 2013 The finds in Dholavira in Gujarat’s Kutch district, unlike elsewhere, throw light on the rise and fall of the Indus civilisation in its entirety and in the correct sequence. By T.S. SUBRAMANIAN recently in…

Discovering Khirsara’s Harappan glory

Discovering Khirsara’s Harappan glory

Discovering Khirsara’s Harappan glory – 28 June, 2013 The entire village is involved in one or other aspect of the excavation, which began in 2009. By T.S. SUBRAMANIAN » Excavations in Khirsara village in western Kutch reveal a “major industrial…

On the menhir trail

On the menhir trail

September 6, 2013 /ARCHAEOLOGY/ On the menhir trail The destruction of menhirs in Vembur in the Varusha Nadu region is typical of the fate of megalithic burial sites in other parts of Tamil Nadu. By T.S. SUBRAMANIAN THERE were fewer…

Buried history T. SINGARAVELOU

Buried history T. SINGARAVELOU

Frontline -Volume 27 – Issue 20 :: Sep. 25-Oct. 08, 2010 INDIA’S NATIONAL MAGAZINE – from the publishers of THE HINDU ARCHAEOLOGY Professor K. Rajan, leader of the excavation project, displaying a miniature four-legged jar. OF the four Iron Age…