Entry way of the Paschim Kaashi Hindu Mandir in Port of Spain, Trinidad

Material Information

Entry way of the Paschim Kaashi Hindu Mandir in Port of Spain, Trinidad
Uniform Title:
The Bryant Slides Collection
The Bryant Slides Collection, Trinidad
Unknown ( Photographer )
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
35 mm


Subjects / Keywords:
Temples -- Trinidad and Tobago -- Port of Spain
Hindu architecture -- Trinidad and Tobago -- 1960-1970
Hindu art -- Trinidad and Tobago -- 1960-1970
Signs and signboards -- Trinidad and Tobago
Spatial Coverage:
Trinidad and Tobago -- South America -- Port of Spain, Trinidad
Trinidad and Tobago -- Caribbean region -- Port of Spain, Trinidad


General Note:
The slides were taken on collecting trips sponsored by the William L. Bryant Foundation, where books, music and art indigenous to the regions were gathered. The are organized by geographical location.
General Note:
The Paschim Kaashi Hindu Mandir is the largest Hindu temple in Trinidad. The temple is located in the Saint James neighborhood of Port of Spain. The temple’s interior features the ten avatars of Vishnu. A sign on the temple entrance reads "Please take off your shoes." Slide labeled Hindu Temple Port of Spain.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Central Florida Libraries
Holding Location:
University of Central Florida
Rights Management:
All rights to images are held by the respective holding institution. This image is posted publicly for non-profit educational uses, excluding printed publication. For permission to reproduce images and/or for copyright information contact Special Collections & University Archives, University of Central Florida Libraries, Orlando, FL 32816 phone (407) 823-2576, email:
Resource Identifier:
CFM1972_01a ( Sheet 83:1 )

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