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Mahishamardini Rock Cut Mandapa

Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu 603104, India

Hindu Temples
Sculptures
Old Ruins

About Mahishamardini Rock Cut Mandapa

A 7th-century Indian rock-cut sculptures Mahishasuramardhini Mandapa is located in Mahabalipuram. The temple is part of the Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram, a UNESCO World Heritage Site inscribed in 1984.



Attractions near Mahishamardini Rock Cut Mandapa

Mahabalipuram Light House0.04km from Mahishamardini Rock Cut Mandapa

It is open to tourists since 2011. It is closed in 2001 due to the LTTE attack. This is one of the  Indias oldest lighthouse.

Descent of the Ganges0.31km from Mahishamardini Rock Cut Mandapa

Descent of the Ganges is a huge rock monument located on West Raja Street in Mahabalipuram. Carved in the 7th century during the Pallava reign on the face of an enormous boulder, this along with the adjacent carving, Arjuna's Penance, is one of the largest open-air rock sculptures in the world.

Krishna's Butter Ball0.44km from Mahishamardini Rock Cut Mandapa

A gigantic granite boulder resting on a short incline in the historical town of Mahabalipuram. The boulder is approximately 6 meters high and 5 meters wide and weighs around 250 tons.

Pancha Rathas0.74km from Mahishamardini Rock Cut Mandapa

UNESCO world heritage site. Pancharathas is a monument complex in Kanchipuram. The pancharathas is a five rock marvels in the complex. It is known for its monolithic architecture.

Shore Temple0.85km from Mahishamardini Rock Cut Mandapa

This 8th-century temple is so named because it overlooks the shore of the Bay of Bengal. This is recognized by UNESCO as a world heritage site because of its architecture, history, and heritage.

The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology15.14km from Mahishamardini Rock Cut Mandapa

This is to promote the conservation of the reptiles and amphibians and theirhabitats through education scientifc research and captive breeding.

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It is called as the temple city of Tamil Nadu.