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Osun Sacred Grove on the outskirts of Osogbo, is one of the last remnants of primary high forest in southern Nigeria. The abode of the goddess of fertility Osun, the landscape of the grove & its river is dotted with sanctuaries & shrines, sculptures & art works in honour of Osun & other deities. The sacred grove which is now seen as a symbol of identity is probably the last in Yoruba culture. It testifies to the once widespread practice of establishing sacred groves outside all settlements.

Osun Sacred Grove on the outskirts of Osogbo, is one of the last remnants of…

A shrine in the Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove, in Osogbo, Osun state , Nigeria

A shrine in the Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove, in Osogbo, Osun state , Nigeria

Temple of Hashebsout ( Youssef_Alam )

ALTERED - Entire Face - Osiride statue of Hatshepsut. Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut. Deir al Bahri.

Buddha Stupas

Sanchi site, stupas of century BC and concluding with series of Buddist temples and monasteries, now in ruins, rediscovered in 1818 by British officer.

ZipTrips.in offers all inclusive hassle free day tours and weekend tours all across India. Also known as the Red Temple, Nasiyan Jain Temple mesmerizes you with its historic appeal.Dedicated to the first Jain Tirthankara Rishabdeoji, the Nasiyan Jain Temple also has a museum of considerable size that displays objects related to Jain beliefs and mythology. Enjoy the delightfully sculpted motifs that adorn the walls of this Digambar Jain temple in Ajmer, Rajasthan, India. (ziptrips.in)

ZipTrips.in offers all inclusive hassle free day tours and weekend tours all across India. Also known as the Red Temple, Nasiyan Jain Temple mesmerizes you with its historic appeal.Dedicated to the first Jain Tirthankara Rishabdeoji, the Nasiyan Jain Temple also has a museum of considerable size that displays objects related to Jain beliefs and mythology. Enjoy the delightfully sculpted motifs that adorn the walls of this Digambar Jain temple in Ajmer, Rajasthan, India. (ziptrips.in)

Tara-Tarini-Maa-Temple-The Shakti peeth is situated on the holy taratarini hill in the tribal state, Orissa. The Taratarini Temple is one of the most ancient shakti shrines of India, dedicated to the twin Goddesses Tara and Tarini worshiped as manifestations of Adi Shakti. The taratarini hill Shrine is one of the oldest pilgrimage centers of Mother Goddess and is one amongst the four major ancient Shakti Peethas in India.

The 15 Most Famous Temples of Goddess Shakti in India which are the primary pilgrimage destination for Hindus and devotees of Mother Goddess.

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