"Ordinary Town - Extraordinary Heritage !" Tiruchchirappalli by y2ketan2007

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Srirangam-Home of India's Largest temple

At the confluence of the rivers cauvery and Kollidam lies a 600 acre island called Srirangam which is home to India's largest temple complex.Built between 11th and 17th centuries the Sri Ranganathar temple is enclosed by seven concentric walls.The entire site is a tribute to the grandeur and vision of the Vijayanagara Kings.

Sculptures at the Seshagirirayar Mandapam

Seshagirirayar mandapam or hall was built in the 16th century.It features extraordinary columns featuring rearing horses with riders.These are unbelievable works of art made from granite boulders.

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