Posted on: 18 March 2013

Temple at Chandravati - 1847

This is plate 6 from James Fergusson's book 'Ancient Architecture in Hindoostan'. Chandravati is a small abandoned site near Jhalarapatan in Rajasthan. Ruined temples such as this were constructed as early as the 7th century. Many sculptures formerly at this site were removed at a later date to Jhalarapatan.

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visited the site and felt sad .... lot for ASI to take care.

and to my astonishment...I have been there and at the shores of chandrabhaga river too....way back in 1970s ....there were statues and ruins ....ohhh...:)