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Brihadeeswara Temple

Brihadeeswara Temple

Brihadeeswara Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Shiva located in Thanjavur in Tamil Nadu. Brihadeeswara Temple is also known as Periya Kovil, RajaRajeswara Temple and Rajarajeswaram. It is one of the largest temples in India and is an example of Dravidian architecture during the Chola period. This Temple was ...

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Great Living Chola Temples

The Great Living Chola Temples are three granite temples dedicated to Shiva, that show the progressive development of Chola architecture and art. They illustrate the Chola civilization between the 10th and 13th centuries, which succeeded the Pallavan dynasty (that was responsible for Mahabalipuram) in South India. The three included temples ...

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