Rajarajeshvara Temple Complex

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The engaged columns of Rajarajeshvara temple depict various aspects of Shiva. Many human figures rest in carved windows. Several mythological animals decorate the pillars.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): India - Tamil Nadu - Thanjavur
Creation Date: 1012/1044  
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UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
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Publisher Name: Scholars Resource, Inc.
Place of Publication: Wheat Ridge, Colorado
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1012/1044
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Place
India - Tamil Nadu - Thanjavur
Coordinates
17.468488, 78.357115
Description:

The engaged columns of Rajarajeshvara temple depict various aspects of Shiva. Many human figures rest in carved windows. Several mythological animals decorate the pillars.

Physical Description:

1 carved complex : granite ; 30.2 m. sq.

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Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
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ARTsource
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  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: kia1006
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc44302
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
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Access: Use restricted to UNT Community
License: Copyright
Holder: Scholars Resource, Inc.
Statement: Copyright 2011, Scholars Resource, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
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17.468488, 78.357115
Rajarajeshvara Temple Complex

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