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Architecture of Brihadisvara Temple

As one approaches the Periyakovil one can see the the beautiful ornamental arched entrance built by Maratta rulers with the huge reddish fort type walls surrounding the temple. The view of Keralaanthakan Gopuram followed by Rajarajan Gopuram and the majestic Srivimana Gopuram covers the whole of retina of once eyes.

Maratta Fort -Keralaanthakan Gopuram - Rajarajan Gopuram - Sri VimanaTexts in English Texts in Tamil
(Archaeological survey of India)

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