Patan Durbar Square - Thomas L. Kelly

Handcrafted toranas or tympanum. Nepal.

A wooden above the temple door.
A torana, or tympanum, is an arched relief plaque above an
important entryway. It features images of the gods and often nagas (serpents) who offer protection. Patan, Nepal.

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