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Read on the google pages before you go - there's a lot of history on the site, browse photos and videos - so you'll be prepared to take on more detail on the spot. Foreigners are offered gems ten times more expensive than regular souvenir...More
The monolithic carvings termed as Arjuna's penance is a detailed and picturesque depiction of a variety of meditative poses and a couple of elephants. I wonder how any carving done at Kadal malai (Mamallapuram) during the 7th century could be preserved this long with the...More
Arjuna's Penance depicts the story of Kiratarjuna.
The panoramic view of the life in the forest is sculptured here in 2 large boulders.
The flow of Ganges is depicted between the boulders.
The event of obtaining the weapon pasupatha from Lord Shiva by Arjuna is...More