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Narasimhavarman I

Narasimhavarman I was a emperor of the Pallava dynasty who ruled South India from 630 CE – 668 CE. He shared his father Mahendravarman I’s love of art and completed the work started

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PALLAVA DYNASTY

The Pallava dynasty was a Tamil dynasty that existed from 275 CE to 897 CE, ruling a significant portion of the Deccan, also known as Tondaimandalam. The dynasty rose to prominence

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Brihadisvara Temple, Thanjavur

Brihadishvara Temple (originally known as Peruvudaiyar Kovil) locally known as Thanjai Periya Kovil, and also called Rajarajeswaram, is a Hindu Dravidian styled temple dedicated to the god Shiva located in South bank of Cauvery river in Thanjavur,

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VARAHA TEMPLE, KHAJURAHO

The Varaha Temple at Khajuraho (Devanagri) enshrines a colossal monolithic image of Varaha, the boar incarnation of Lord Vishnu. This temple depicts Varaha as a purely animal form. The temple is located

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LIGHT HOUSE

A lighthouse is a tower, building, or other type of structure designed to emit light from a system of lamps and lenses and to serve as a beacon for navigational aid, for maritime

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44TH CHESS OLYMPAID

The 44th Chess Olympiad (Tamil: நாற்பத்தி நான்காவது FIDE சதுரங்க ஒலிம்பியாட், Nāṟpatti nāṉkāvatu FIDE caturaṅka olimpiyāṭ; also known as the Chennai Chess Olympiad), organised by the Fédération Internationale des Échecs (FIDE) and consisted

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KHAJURAHO

The Khajuraho Group of Monuments are a group of Hindu and Jain temples in Chhatarpur district, Madhya Pradesh, India, about 175 kilometres southeast of Jhansi. They are a UNESCO World Heritage Site.The temples are famous for their nagara-style

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KRISHNA’S BUTTERBALL

Krishna’s Butterball (also known as Vaan Irai Kal and Krishna’s Gigantic Butterball) is a gigantic granite boulder resting on a short incline in the historical coastal resort town of Mamallapuram in Tamil Nadu state of India.

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ARJUNA’S PENANCE

Arjuna’s Penance’ is an extract from the Mahabharata, of how Arjuna, one of the Pandavas, performed severe austerities in order to obtain Shiva’s weapon. …

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