Tambdi Surla, Goa
'Tambdi Surla' is a small village inside the Bhagwan Mahaveer Sanctuary, Goa. This place houses one of the finest and probably the oldest surviving temple of Goa. The temple is dedicated to Lord Mahadeva (Shiva) and is believed to be built around the 12th Century by Goa Kadambas. This is one of the few temples that has survived trough years and remains intact.
|ASI Tourist Information Broad|
|Entrance and Sloping Roof of the Mukhamantapa|
|Floral Ceiling- Unique Feature of Kadamba Architecture (Asta Kona, Eight Directions)|
|Decorative Artwork on the Pillar|
|Kadamba Nagara Shikara|
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|Mahadeva Temple, Tambdi Surla|
The temple is very well maintained by the ASI. There is no entry fee. We had no information regarding the priest of this temple.