Historical Places Southern India Temples Travel

Brihadeeswara Temple

The Brihadeeswarar Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is one of the largest and most impressive Hindu temples in the world. Built in the 11th century, the temple complex is known for its exquisite sculptures and carvings, as well as its towering vimana, or shikhara. A popular tourist destination, the Brihadeeswarar Temple is a must-see for anyone visiting Thanjavur or Tamil Nadu.