The serene state of Sikkim is blessed with many divine temples, Shirdi Sai Mandir being one of them. Dedicated to Shirdi Sai Baba, this divine place of worship was inaugurated by Pawan Kumar Chamling, the chief minister of the state. The temple houses paintings of ten avatars of Lord Vishnu. It also has a garden from where one can view Mount Kanchenjunga. #PurePractices
This is the statue of Garuda that stands opposite to the Chennakeshava temple at Belur. This statue, along with Garuda sthamba was erected during the Vijayanagara empire. Garuda is the sacred steed of lord Vishnu and you can see the statue of Garuda in all the temples dedicated to lord Vishnu.
Dedicated to the incarnations of Lord Vishnu ,this temple is one of the most important and is the only temple of 'Main chardhams of India' and 'chhota chardham yatra'. Also known as Badri Vishal,this temple is situated on the seashore of Alkananda river at an altitude of about 3415 mts above the sea level in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. The enchanting beauty of the serene valleys of Garhwal Himalayas with green dense forests,snow capped peaks make a picturesque view which attracts…
Vishnu Mounted on Garuda, early 9th century. Central Vietnam. Lent by Musée National des Arts Asiatiques–Guimet, Paris (MA3572) | The theme of Vishnu riding his celestial vehicle, the mythical eagle Garuda, was rarely represented in mainland Southeast Asia before the tenth century, when it became popular in Angkorian-period temple art. #LostKingdoms
Srirangam: Srirangam is the foremost of the eight self-manifested shrines (Swayam Vyakta Kshetras) of Lord Vishnu . It is also considered the first, foremost and the most important of the 108 main Vishnu temples (Divyadesams).