Dalmadal Canon, Bishnupur - Bishnupur Photos

Dalmadal Canon, Bishnupur - Bishnupur Photos

 Pics Courtesy: http://www.holidayiq.com/Dal-madol-Sightseeing-Photos-Bishnupur-1045-17883-ap1.html
Dalmadol/Dalmardan cannon, is said to be built by Madanmohan himself to defend against the Marathas in 17th Century during King Gopal Sing's reign. The cannon is 3.84 m in length and its inner diameter of the muzzle face is only 29 cm whereas the outer diameter is 66.5 cm. The cannon was built by 63 rings, which were formed in three concentric layers of iron. It represents the glory of Malla Kings of Bishnupur...
 

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