Pancha Ratna Temple of Bishnupur

Pancharatna Temple Bishnupur
Pancharatna Temple © Amitava Ray

Bishnupur Pancha Ratna Temple was built by King Raghunath Singha. It stands on a low square plinth and consists of an ambulatory pathway with a porch opened by three arches on the four sides of the temple. The central shikhara is octagonal, while the rest four are square, walls are richly decorated with terracotta carvings featuring life aspects of Lord Krishna.