Does Hindu temples and architecture fascinate you? Are you awestruck by how ancient architects were able to build such magnificent structures back in the days? Then you should surely check out these Instagram pages.
I personally love temples, especially the south Indian temples. The temples built by the great Chola Kings fascinate me. However, there are several gems that people must know! It’s sad that these marvellous structures aren’t included in the list of wonders of the world.
I feel they should be included.
When you will visit these temples, you will understand what I am trying to say! But if you are just curious like me about Hindu temples, then you will love these Instagram pages.
These Instagram accounts explain in details about the various temples in India. You can directly DM them if you have any queries. They will be happy to share their knowledge with you. So, let’s get going!
Here are my favorite temple instagram blogs:
Now that you have got the list. Let me tell you in detail about these instagram pages.
This Instagram page belongs to a man who loves music, temples, dharma and gardening! That’s what I know about him through his twitter and Instagram pages. And yes, his mother is a beautiful singer. In his Instagram page, you will get to learn about different temples in India. He describes minutely about each figurine and statue that are in the temples.
Every Indian temple has a purpose. Every pillar, intricate design, structure and more tell us a story. Mr Ugra tells us in detail about these stories. He is an expert in the temple subject. If you follow him then you will learn more about Devas, Devis, and other spiritual figures that we are unaware of. He also shares his knowledge through his twitter page. You may also follow his website by clicking here.
In this Instagram account, you will not only find information about temples but also information about Santana Dharma. The person behind this account tells us about the history of Santana Dharma. You will learn how Sanatana dharma existed thousands of years back in other countries as well.
You will get to know a lot about Indian history as well when you follow his account. Along with that, you will learn about the many Sanatana Dharma stories which are not that popular.
If you are fascinated about South Indian temples and the Indian culture, this account is a must follow. You will learn a lot about the different temples in the states of Karnataka, Kerela and more.
Most of his Instagram blog focuses on the history of Karnataka and the temples of Karnataka. But at the same time, you will also learn a lot about the Indian temple history with this amazing blog page.
You will find high-quality pictures in his profile. He posts the pictures and explains in form of series. So, if you follow this page, you will get ample knowledge of some of the important topics of Hindu temples and culture.
His profile is not public so couldn’t embed. However, you can give him a follow by clicking on the heading.
This instagram account is all about visiting the marvelous hindu temples and rediscovering them in a new way! They collect pictures from different Instagrammers and have their pictures on their page with due credit.
At the same time, they also tell us about the history of such temples. From North to South, you will get to learn about all the important temples and some unknown temples through this Instagram page.
Their aim is to project these temples in a new light so that the audience can learn more about them. They also tell us about Hindu social life and more. You can also get snippets about the various Devtas and Devis on their page.
Love Indian temple architectures? Then you will surely enjoy this Instagram page. They focus mainly on the architecture part. You will find detailed explanations about the architectural systems used in the creation of such alluring temples.
If you have ever visited such old temples you must have seen several intricate patterns and models of Devas and Devis, or Gandharvas and more. This page focuses on such minor details. They also explain about the different paintings you will find in the temples of India.
What is better than learning about temples directly from an Associate professor of Tourism? Ramakrishna Kongalla is a professor of tourism and he shares his knowledge about temples, Indian architectures and more. He is loved by his beloved students. He also shares information about Hindu Iconography and more.
In his Instagram account, you will find details and information about the various important temples. Along with the minor details of the temples, he also shares snippets of the history related to them.
Obviously, it is not possible to explain the complete history on Instagram. For that, you have to be his student and seek his guidance.
He also gives lectures and teaches several courses on such temples, Indian architecture and more. Keep an eye on his instagram account if you also wish to become his student.
Mr Praveen Mohan! He is a celebrity in the world of Indian Temples. You must have heard or seen him at least once in your Internet life. He is passionate about Indian temples and loves to explore the temples known and unknown. Praveenji visits them and tells us about any new discovery which we would miss.
He is curious about the technologies used by Indian architects. He tries to find out the technologies that are used in those temples. If you go check his youtube channel, you will find several videos where he is explaining about the various technologies that are used in temples.
He also loves to read the scriptures, so you will get authentic information about his findings in these temples. If you do not know him yet, I would request you to go check his youtube channel. At the same time, he speaks about ancient aliens, which you may like as well.
If you have been following the news, you must have read or heard about them once. This instagram page is managed by a team of people. Their goal is to find out neglected temples and build them again.
There are several temples in our country which are lost as people have stopped worshipping them. Some are even lost in forests or covered by soil. Their team find those temples with the help of local people and built it again.
So, they are kind of the discoverers of such temples. And you will be astonished to know that some of these temples are very old. With years of negligence, they have lost their glam and glow. But this team helps in reviving such temple and their nearby areas.
Through their Instagram page, you will get to learn about such temples and also many existing temples that are not so popular. If you love Indian temples and also wish to help them in their work, you can donate them by clicking here. They also share information about various temples and Indian culture on their website.
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Want to learn more about Sanatana Dharma, Culture and traditions? Then you should follow this Instagram page. They are passionate about temples and love to share information about some of the unexplored temples in our country.
You will also learn fascinating stories of Devis and Devtas and even small stories from the great epics of Mahabharata and Ramayana. At the same time, they also share images where you can take a look at the intricate designs of the temples, the iconography and their explanations.
You will also get to learn about world history from this instagram page. So, definitely follow this instagram page.
Another popular temple page you will find on Instagram. They also have a lot of followers on Twitter. I found about them through Twitter as I am always eager to learn about Santana Dharma and temples.
Just like the above mentioned Instagram pages, this page also shares a huge amount of knowledge about the various temples of India. If you go read their captions you will learn how this team is passionate about temples.
Through their Instagram page, you will get to learn about the various statues of gods, goddesses and other beings in our Santana Dharma. They share pictures about temples, give a little history and also tell us about something that we might normally miss.
They have a great fan following both in Twitter and Instagram, so you can judge their content. So, please have a look at their Instagram page.
Moreover, you will also find several pictures from other Instagrammers on their pages who they credit. So, yes, you will get to learn a lot and see marvellous pictures of various temples of India.
This Instagram page focuses on local temples or not-so-popular temples. They share their history. Every small and big temple in our country have a history and a story. Some of them are even connected to the great epics of Mahabharata and Ramayana. But as people are unaware of these stories, they get lost.
The indian.temples try to share those unknown temples and their history on their page. They mostly focus on the ancient temples which have a vast history associated with it. They have requested the people to tag them with pictures and authentic information if they know of any such temples.
There are many village temples which are still unknown. This page tries to bring those to limelight and share the information about them to the people who are passionate about Sanatana Dharma and Temples. This also helps in restarting the worshiping rituals in such temples.
Want to learn about the mysteries of the Indian temples? Have curiosity about the secrets of the temples? Then you should see this Instagram page. The secret_temples have a huge fan following. You can learn that by visiting their page. So, you can judge how popular they are.
On their Instagram page, you will learn about both the popular and not-so-popular temples in India. They find out about the small statues in such temples and tell us the secrets about those.
Moreover, they try to attract our attention to the extraordinary architectural design of these temples. To this day, historians and archaeologists are awestruck and curious about these temples and the methods that were used to build them. If you visit these temples, you will understand what I am trying to say.
In today’s time, building such structures would take a lot of time and capital. Moreover, there is a high doubt whether with the technologies we have today it is possible to replicate such creative designs or not?
So, if you wish to get some information about temple architecture, then this Instagram page is a must follow.
Check out their website by clicking here.
You can learn a lot from the Instagram pages of History enthusiasts. And the temple_wanderer is such an Instagram page. Mr Nikhil Mahendran explores the various temples of India and tells us the history of them.
Mr Mahendran is also a photographer and likes to share all his works on his Instagram page. Moreover, he is also a contributor to the other temple related Instagram pages. So, you will see his photographs of temples almost all over Instagram if you search with the hashtag #temple!
He explains about some of the rituals that has been followed over the centuries for many years. At the same time, he explains about the popular temples and their vast history and stories associated with them. So, if you love history and especially temple history, you will surely fall in love with his instagram page!
This Instagram page is owned and managed by Mr Ramesh Muthaiyan Ji. He is passionate about travel, photography, temples and architecture. And he shares his abundant knowledge about the temples of India with the help of this Instagram page.
He visits some of the not-so-popular temples and explores the architecture of those temples. Then he shares his knowledge and analysis through his page. So, if you are also passionate about Temple architecture, you will surely love his Instagram page.
As the name suggests, this Instagram page is passionate about the Sanatana Dharma. With this page, they share information about the Sanatana Dharma with their followers. They are quite famous on Instagram!
Here you will find description of several rituals that are followed through ages by the Santani people. Also, you will find historical writings about the various temples of India.
They talk about the various small statues and details of temples which normally people miss. However, these small details have huge stories attached to them. So, they share those information with their followers.
So, if you wish to learn about Sanatana Dharma, various rituals and about temples then you must give this account a follow.
So, here are my 15 favourite Instagram pages which share details and stories about the temples of India. If you also like to read about Indian history, temple history and the astounding architecture, then go check these Instagram pages. I am sure after reading about these temples, you will have an urge to visit these remarkable ancient temples.