Chola Period Tamilnadu Temples
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Historical analysts and experts believe that architectural style of the Chola period is a continuation of the style launched by Pallavas. Vijayalayan, muttaraiyarkalai won the Cholas Chola rule since founded several temples in Tamil Nadu have kattattuvanki.
Rajaraja Chola period before the first larger buildings had been set loose. However, the time of Rajaraja Chola and his son Rajendra time, tancaip Gangaikondacholapuram great temple and the temple began to emerge as the range of the largest temples. Completed in the year 1009 AD the Cholas in Tanjore such as placing the noble work of the architectural crown. Numerous temples built by the Cholas of Tamil Nadu, as this art temple. Here’s a look at a few of them only about the temples.
Airavatisvarar Temple, Darasuram Gangaikonda Brihadeshwara Cholapuram and smaller than those found in the temples, the complex is furnished with Iravatham temple sculptures. A toad, which is similar to the horses dragged airavatisvarar Temple, of course we all want to see is the lovely Temple. Curse of sage Durvasa Iravatham elephant of Indra lost his color, to come here and worship Lord Shiva, enchanted perratam salvation. So, this temple is said to have been named airavatisvarar temple.
Thillai Nataraja Temple, Chidambaram Nataraja temple in Chidambaram natanta Chola dynasty Landmarks There is always alone. Packed with exciting art of the temple sanctum sanctorum of the temple was built with granite carved with embroidery tankavimanat. Paranthaka Aditya Chola Chola’s son, is set forth in this tankavimanakkuraiyai. The ‘ponveynta Chola’ has got him the title. Nataraja temple during Shivaratri Natyanjali serve the dance show performed very well for five days.
Tiyakarajasvami Temple, built by the Chola kings Thiruvarur in Tamil Nadu, is also known as one of the oldest temples in the 1st century temple tiyakarajasvami. Split the sanctum sanctorum of the temple, a portion of the “vanmikinatar” issued in the name of Lord Shiva, and another part is dedicated to the saint. The section dedicated to vanmikinatar, than the old section is dedicated to the saint. Vanmikinatar before, instead of the usual Linga, an established cancer.
Brihadeshwara Temple, Thanjavur North across the country traveled to the many successes that bare Rajaraja Chola’s way of making architecture and traditions of the temple’s appearance attracted them ideal for a splendid work of art in his kingdom to construct liked very keen temple must establish that some historians of the opinion. Words can not describe the delicate design, imagination power, precision management, engineering skills, impeccable order, had no such scientific techniques picakata calculations if the whole temple is filled with delightful destination in the formation.
Irajakopalasvami Temple, Mannarkudi irajakopalasvami temple complex covers an area of about 23 acres, 24 shrines, 16 high-rise towers, 7 yards, with 7 halls and 9 pools are scavengers. The temple was constructed during the reign of Chola kulottunkac, his successor has been putupikkappattuk various Chola rulers. Later, during the reign of the Nayaka rulers expanded. Kulankalul in India is one of the largest temple of the temple pond.
Gangaikondacholisvaram, Ariyalur Cholas who is the best evidence of the high quality of the art and architecture of the temple is not only kattappattatark by the Cholas, South India has gained tremendous popularity as civalinkattaip perriruppatark. Linga temple, which sits on karppakkirakat uyaramutaiyatakum 4 meters. Copper pads on the walls of the temple are embodied in the writings of the historical events etched Chola dynasty and their government, veranta historical text would be better to give explanations.
Svetaranyesvarar Temple, Navagraha Thiruvengadu nine destinations in Tamil Nadu, which is the fourth spot. In the temple, navakkirakankalul one, the pilgrims knowledge, wealth valankakkutiyavarumana Wednesday have been worshiping the Lord sets before the individual. Here Chola Empire and the Vijayanagara kings of the Murals tittappattullana infer important historical information.
Sri Kumbeshwarar Temple, situated in Kumbakonam Kumbakonam Sri Kumbeshwarar a civalayamakum temple. Macimaka temple’s annual festival, celebrated 12 years, makamakap festival. The temple is believed to be 1300 years palamaiyanatena. The temple is in the town of Cholas antapolut tem. Lord Shiva is worshiped in the temple with the name Gen. Kumbeshwarar.
Sri kampaharesvarar Temple, Kumbakonam Kumbakonam Sri kampaharesvarar shrine in the village nearest tirupuvanam. Kulottunga king ruled in the 13th century, construction of the temple began. After him, the Chera, Chola, Pandya dynasty kings appaniyaittotarntu completed.Historians consider the renewed kataicikko becoming the Cholas
Pasupatheeswarar temple marriage, Karur Kalyana Pasupatheeswarar Cholas ruled the temple was built. Pasupatheeswarar Linga temple, which was the height of five feet. Here are the five statues of the meeting. Like bathing in milk spilling from a cow’s nipple appears karppakkirakat Lingam .
Jampulinkesvar Temple, in Thiruvanaikaval Thiruvanaikaval jampulinkesvar Temple, one of the early Chola kings koccenka believed to have been built by the Chola king. Some written during the Chola inscriptions on temple walls are still standing. However, 1,800 years of maintenance work, the temple was built and is still in good condition. Sanctum beneath jampukesvar discovered an underground spring. Every time you try to do it again and again and again with the spring water source is empty!
Comesvarar Temple, Kumbakonam Kumbakonam temple located civalayamakum comesvarar. When we look at the design of the building of the temple architecture of the 13th century Dravidian comes immediately to mind. Later, as the Cholas were in Kumbakonam. In fact, Shiva Parvati worshiped in the temple was built on the basis of the Cholas. After the construction of the temple on the rulers had some different configuration. However, the basic design is the art of the Chola architecture.
Sri mayuranatacuvami Temple, Mayiladuthurai mayuranata Sri Swami temple is the biggest temple. Cuvarkalil The temple is the oldest records are records of Chola Kulothunga. After its initial construction, the temple was reconstructed somewhat still is testament to the architecture of the Cholas. The show is held every year for Shiva Nataraja temple mayura Natyanjali draw multitudes to the temple. The festival will take place during the festival of Maha civarattiriyaiyotti Chidambaram Natyanjali captasvarankal Trust has been carrying out the system.