The 16th c AD Vijaynagar-era Jalakanteshwara Temple inside Vellore Fort is most famous for the sculpture work on the columns of its free-standing mandapa. These are among the best examples of Vijaynagar style sculpture.
Outer gopuram of Jalakanteshwara Temple
Looking towards the inner gopuram
The mandapa in the outer enclosure is on the left, and the inner gopuram is on the right