Category:Great living Chola temples

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This place is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, listed as Great Living Chola Temples.


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Chola Temples 
A collage of Great living Chola temples UNESCO heritage site.jpg
10th to 12th century Shaivism Hindu temples, a UNESCO world heritage site
Wikipedia
Instance of historic site,
temple,
Hindu temple
Location India
Heritage designation
Authority control
World Heritage Site ID: 250
Wikidata

The Great Living Chola Temples are temples built during the Chola rule in the south of India. These temples are the Brihadisvara Temple at Thanjavur, the Temple of Gangaikondacholisvaram and the Airavatesvara Temple at Darasuram. The Brihadisvara Temple was declared by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site in 1987; the Temple of Gangaikondacholisvaram and the Airavatesvara Temple at Darasuram were added as extensions to the site in 2004. The site is now known as the "Great Living Chola Temples".

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