Brihadisvara Temple, Gangaikonda Cholapuram

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Gangaikonda Cholapuram Brihadeeswarar Temple
View of the entire temple complex.
Gangaikonda Cholapuram Temple
Geography
Coordinates11°12′22.44″N 79°26′56″E / 11.2062333°N 79.44889°E / 11.2062333; 79.44889Coordinates: 11°12′22.44″N 79°26′56″E / 11.2062333°N 79.44889°E / 11.2062333; 79.44889
CountryIndia
StateTamil Nadu
DistrictAriyalur district
Architecture
Architectural stylesDravidian Architecture
InscriptionsTamil and Grantha
History and governance
CreatorRajendra Chola I

Brihadeshwara Temple (also called Gangaikonda Cholapuram temple and Gangaikondacholeeswaram) is a Hindu temple dedicated to Shiva located in Gangaikonda Cholapuram, Ariyalur district, in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

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