Lalita Devi Mandir (site 23)

Lalita Devi Mandir (site 23-1)
Site Number: sci-site023, Date Period: Sculptures go back to early medieval, Local Tradition Associated With Building--Structure--Site: Darshan, General Remarks: Beautiful lintel with Vishnu dasavatara panel. Memorial with aarti in center of courtyard., Architectural Style: L shaped courtyard type temple in which images were stuck on western and southern wall. Courtyard had an open memorial, 8-10' high., Description Of The Building--Structure--Site: L shaped courtyard type temple in which images are stuck on western and southern wall. Courtyard had an open memorial, 8-10' high., Location: On way from Vishnupad Temple to Surya Kunda, about 10 meters from northern back entrance to Vishnupad Temple, Approach: On way from Vishnupad Temple to Surya Kunda, about 10 meters from northern back entrance to Vishnupad Temple, Topographical Features: Top of the Mundaprishta hill on the western bank of the Phalgu across from the Sita Kunda, Building-Structural Material And Other: Brick stone, Usage: Active worship, Protection Status: Well protected, behind locked gate, Present Condition: Average, Vishnu: 1. 9 figure Panel, dasavatara?, 2. Vishnu, 3. lintel panel with Vishnu dasavatara, over Lalita Devi image, panel seems medieval, 4. Vishnu, Shiva: 1. Ganesha, 2. Uma-Maheshvara, Devi: 1. Lalita Devi