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shikhara  shikar  shikara  Shikhar  Shikhars
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Shikhara, a Sanskrit word translating literally to "mountain peak", refers to the rising tower in the Hindu temple architecture of North India, and also often used in Jain temples. Wikipedia
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Shikhara, a Sanskrit word translating literally to "mountain peak", refers to the rising tower in the Hindu temple architecture of North India, and also often used in Jain temples. Wikipedia
In North Indian temple architecture, the superstructure, tower, or spire above the sanctuary and also above the pillared mandapas ; it is the most dominant and characteristic feature of the Hindu temple in the north Wikidata
A spire or pyramid-shaped tower forming part of a Hindu temple. Wiktionary
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