Envis Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Dilapidated temple gopuram at Pazhayarai to be reconstructed




A Coimbatore-based philanthropist has come forward to restore the gopuram of the Somanathar temple in the ancient capital of the Cholas.The National Institute of Technology, Tiruchi, has submitted a report after studying the gopuram and the soil around the temple, says an official.




Source: The Hindu Chennai, 17/07/2023, pg.6.