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Mahabalipuram (Tamil: மகாபலிபுரம்) also known as Mamallapuram (Tamil: மாமல்லபுரம்) is a town in Kancheepuram district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Mahabalipuram was a 7th century port city of the South Indian dynasty of the Pallavas around 60 km south from the city of Chennai in Tamil Nadu. It has various historic monuments built largely between the 7th and the 9th century, and has been classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Object location12° 37′ 48″ N, 80° 10′ 12″ E Kartographer map based on OpenStreetMap.View all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap - Google Earth - Proximityramainfo
Mahabalipuram (town) 
a Tamil Nadu town, India
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Instance oftown
Named after
  • Narasimhavarman I
LocationKanchipuram district, India
  • 15,172 (2011)
  • 12,049
Elevation above sea level
  • 12 ±1 metre
Authority control
VIAF ID: 241842336
GND ID: 4346745-3

12° 37′ 21.82″ N, 80° 11′ 38.08″ E

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