Brihadeshwarar Temple Tanjavur

Chola ‘Big’ Temple, Tanjavur


Brihadeeswarar Temple (also called Tanjavur Chola Big Temple – it is really big) in downtown Tanjavur. It is a magnificent old temple with a very big Nandi (the sacred bull) and many Nandis on the rampart walls.

 

This was day 5 of our South India Road Trip from Chennai to Kochi and back, via Pondy Kumbakonam Tanjavur Karaikudi Madurai Periyar Gavi Vagaman Vembanad Wayanad Coorg Mysore and Yelagiri.

 

 

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