Alagar kovil Kallalagar Inner Mandapa Ceiling West [17th Century]

In the inner mandapa west ceiling the paintings portray the heroic acts of Rama and Lakshmana in order to protect the sacrificial spot (yaga) of Visvamitra from the destructive attitude of the demoness Tadathagai. Visvamitra giving arrows to Rama and the service of the Rama and his brothers to Visvamitra is drawn in this ceiling.