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Mahishasuramardini Cave, Mahabalipuram

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  • This mandapam, one of many in the area, features beautiful bas-reliefs of Durga fighting demons on one wall, and Vishnu's cosmic sleep on the other. Very impressive and worth time to appreciate, if th...  more »
  • Watch the stark difference in sculptor between the Dravidians and the Aryan gods. Vishnu carving and the gods pleading him so they could go to war with the Rakshasas is amazing. 
  • A beautiful set of historic art pieces. Well worth seeing. In my opinion they need better protection - people clim and touch the carvings which is a shame