Interactive Plan of Lepakshi Veerabhadraswamy Temple Natyamandapa Ceiling Paintings

Draupadi Swayamvara (Panel 1)

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  • Theme: Mahabharata
  • Subject: Draupadi Swayamvara
  • Dimensions:
    • Feet: 5' 9'' (h) x 18' 2'' (w)
    • Metre: 1.8 (h) x 5.6 (w)
  • Main Characters: Arjuna, Draupadi, Drupada, Kalabhairava, Prishata, Krishna, Pandavas
  • Time Period: 16th C, Vijayanagara Period
  • Location: Natyamantapa, Veerabhadraswamy temple, Lepakshi, Andra Pradesh
  • Project Title: Vijayanagara and post Vijayanagara Murals: A digital heritage project
  • Photo Credit: Vinod Raja
  • Research & Annotation: Centre for Cultural Heritage and Tourism Studies, IIACD