Trip to Brihadisvara Temple, Thanjavur

Brihadishvara Temple or Peruvudaiyar Kovil is a Hindu temple dedicated to God Shiva located in Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India. Called as Dhakshina Meru of south was built by King Raja Raja Chola I between 1003 and 1010 AD …..The trip was awesome!


The Chola era architects and artisans innovated the expertise to scale up and build, particularly with heavy stone and to accomplish the 63.4 metres (208 ft) high towering vimana


Nandi mandapam..


216 ft Vimana! Architects must have been brainy those days..


Mini sculptures on the wall.

Mini Sculptures

That’s my son standing on a rock that was sculpted between 1003 and 1010 AD.