Meenakshi sanctuary is one in all the preeminent known sanctuaries of South Republic of India. it’s inbuilt the Dravidian vogue. The sanctuary homes the lady of Master Shiva, Meenakshi (fish-looked at).
The sanctuary might be a twofold place of worship, one committed to Meenakshi furthermore the distinctive to her consort, outlined inside a greater sanctum.
The principle sanctuary is gulped amid a divider with respect to 850 feet by 725 feet and at the focal point of each divider might be a Gopuram (pyramidical structure composed over the gare.vay) that might be a class of Dravidian sanctuary outline.
The principle passageway is by the japanese section that speaks with a fine ordered parkway two hundred feet long and in regards to one hundred feet wide.
This leads on to a littler Gopuram, framing the japanese access to the second Prakarma, an elliptical fenced in area of in regards to four20 feet x 310 feet conjointly having 4 passages one inside the center of each feature anyway all littler than the previous.
The greater part of this second fenced in area is roofed with a level rooftop however is incompletely open on the northern feature.
Further in, there’s another covered court measure 250 feet x one hundred sixty feet and with only one passage, a section toward the east. it had been inbuilt the seventeenth century A.D. what’s more, denote a definitive phase of the Dravidian vogue.