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Arjuna's Penance

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Arjuna's Penance in Mahabalipuram

Even Non Art lover will like this place. There are number of small statue crafted on a single stone. they all meant for describe some story. A giant relief stone carving. One of India's great works of art illustrating gods and everyday life. It is beautifully preserved and fascinating to see.

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Location:
Mahabalipuram
Tamil Nadu, India
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Time people usually spend here:
1 hours
Latitude / Longitude:
12.6177355°N, 80.1904535°E
Distance from Mahabalipuram to Arjuna's Penance
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Read traveller's reviews about Arjuna's Penance..

Overall Rating:4.5

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  '5' out of 5
"really amazing experience. the great art work. it is nations pride. it is to difficult to express the beauty of the art work...a must visit place"
  '5' out of 5
"Good carving on rocks! And an amazing story behind it. You should learn the story that tells the carving, before you visit there!"
  '4' out of 5
"Another great piece of architecture. If you are in the vicinity take five mins out and visit it as these places are located next to each other and offers a great insight into India's earlier architectural marvel era."
  '5' out of 5
"You cannot afford to miss this place. A sheer sculptural treat is awaiting you there. Also, don't miss the wonder "Krishna's Butter Ball" a rock which doesn't roll down, defying the gravitational theories."
  '4' out of 5
"You feel excited on seeing such as sculpture. Pallavas were the masters of scultpture"

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Content of this page was last updated at Dec 3, 2016