A wooden tiger guards the entrance to Maheswarnath Temple, the largest Hindu temple in Mauritius. As it was built in the nineteenth century, it’s bone white, a contrast to the lurid pinks and oranges of many modern temples. You can spot a few traditional paintings and designs, including stone carvings of a bull and a horse. There is usually someone on-site to show you around in return for a donation.

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