In Tamil Nadu, a treasure of archaeological sites and temples faces destruction. Among them are over 50 temples, which boast exquisite murals of the Pallava, Chola, Nayak and the Maratha periods. A look at some of these temples.
The Southern Naval Command’s Maritime Museum, located at Fort Kochi, hosts a variety of exhibits tracing the origin and evolution of the Indian Navy from the heyday of the East India Company. Photos: K.K. Mustafah