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Brihadeeshwara Temple

Trichy High road, Thanjavur 613001, India
+91 90039 47425
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Trichy High road, Thanjavur 613001, India
+91 90039 47425
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a temple it was. Beautiful experience. Little cloud and rain made the visit even more nice. This is the main attraction of Tanjavur and I can assure everyone that tourists as well as religious people, researchers and photographers all would be equally amazed. Each...More

Thank HaimantiPaul
Reviewed 2 days ago

This temple is also known as Rajarajeswar Temple, is build by Raja Raja Chola I Completed in 1010 AD. This is one of the UNESCO World Heritage site along with other two Chola temples of Airavatesvara Temple, Darusalam near Kumbakonam and Gangaikonda Choleswar Temple. Main...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Located in tanjavur of tamilnadu state, popular temple in south Africa.also known as rajarajeswara temple.it has an age of around 1000 years.

Thank jaga1997reddy
Reviewed 3 days ago

The temple is a must visit when you are in Tamil Nadu. This masterpiece of the 6th century built during the Chola period is one of is kind. The complex is huge. WE took nearly 3 hours to complete the entire round of the complex....More

Thank Ankita G
Reviewed 4 days ago

It is enter the visit this pace during sunset because of the beauty of the colour of light u see in the temple

Thank Kshithij S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva ,Lord Ganesh and Lord Kartike. It's is well maintained Temple among the south Indian Temples.It has been maintained by UNSECO. It's a Heritage site.The temple has Historical things to be learned. A Beautiful temple to visit.

Thank arunsharmaJalandhar
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Chola Empire's creation and today the big temple turned 1000 years of history standing on top of the Lord Shiva Temples in the world. The artistic construction and the entire temple area is beyond anyone imagination. There are no words to praise those Chola...More

Thank Krishna D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is the capital of historical chola kingdom. It was build thousand century ago. It is is build by RAJA RAJA CHOLAN. He was one of the best ruler among the cholas. The shadow of the tower will not exceed the compound wall.it has good...More

Thank Haj J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The biggest attraction of Thanjavur - The Brahadeshwara Temple, also known as the Big Temple. Built during the reign of the Great Chola emperor, Raja Raja Chola, this temple is an architectural marvel. Protected by deep trenches on either sides and the Grand Anaicut River...More

Thank akhilchandu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

amazing world wonderful temple in thanjavur and many more historical events in this temple not built in engineers only non education peoples

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Prashanth R
27 July 2017|
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Response from sridharml007 | Reviewed this property |
From the old bus stand is one km which is located in the heart of the city.from the new bus stand roughly 5kms away.new bus stand to old bus stand you can go by town bus which is frequently available that goes very close to... More
John M
9 July 2017|
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Response from Balasubramanian S | Reviewed this property |
The temple is an example of the tremendous trust humans have on GOD than the structure itself. Like everything else where mind is before matter. Trust on the Almighty and the formless existence is the outcome of this... More
vinayagaram m
18 October 2016|
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Response from Denzel2014 | Reviewed this property |
I meant 6.30 am for the cloakroom opening in the note above.