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Sunset View at Shore Temple Complex with Miniature Shrine in Mahabalipuram, Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu, India Featured Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram Print

Sunset View at Shore Temple Complex with Miniature Shrine in Mahabalipuram, Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu, India

The Shore Temple, which was built in 700-728 AD, was given its name because it overlooks the shore of the Bay of Bengal. It is a structural temple, built with blocks of granite, dating from the 8th century AD. As one of the Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram, it has been classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1984. It is one of the oldest structural stone temples of South India. Shore temple is a complex of temples and shrines

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Shore Temple Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu, India Featured Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram Print

Shore Temple Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu, India

Also known as Mamallapuram, is a town in Kancheepuram district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It has an average elevation of 12 metres (39 feet).Mahabalipuram was a 7th century port city of the South Indian dynasty of the Pallavas around 60 km south from the city of Chennai in Tamil Nadu. It is believed to have been named after the Pallava king Mamalla. It has various historic monuments built largely between the 7th and the 9th century, and has been classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site

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Sea shore temple Mahabs Featured Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram Print

Sea shore temple Mahabs

Sea shore temple - MahabalipuramThe Shore Temple (built in 700 to 728 AD) is so named because it overlooks the shore of the Bay of Bengal. It is a structural temple, built with blocks of granite, dating from the 8th century AD. It was built on a promontory sticking out into the Bay of Bengal at Mahabalipuram, a village south of Chennai in the state of Tamil Nadu in India. At the time of its creation, the village was a busy port during the reign of Narasimhavarman II of the Pallava dynasty.[1] As one of the Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram, it has been classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1984.[2] It is one of the oldest structural (versus rockcut) stone temples of South India.Shore temple is a complex of three temples, one large and two small, located right on the shores of the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal in Mahabalipuram, which was earlier known as Mamallapuram. During the Pallava Dynasty reign this was a port city of their kingdom which they ruled from Kanchipuram. It was built by the Pallava Dynasty when it was the trading port of the dynasty