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Brihadeeswarar Temple

Open Now: 6:00 AM - 12:30 PM, 4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Open today: 6:00 AM - 12:30 PM, 4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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It was a good place to visit because we have chance to visit the world heritage monument. It helps... read more

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Visit to Kumbhakonam and Tanjavur with Madurai.

It is one of the ancient temple dedicated to the LORD Shiva.It is huge. The Nandi - Lords "Vehicle... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
Ravindranath K
Mumbai, India
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Membalam Rd, Thanjavur 613001, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a good place to visit because we have chance to visit the world heritage monument. It helps to know about the intelligence and engineering of the ancient tamizh people.

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Reviewed August 8, 2018

It is one of the ancient temple dedicated to the LORD Shiva.It is huge. The Nandi - Lords "Vehicle" is second largest in the world or at least in India. Temple opens at 6.00 am and closes at 12.30 pm or so and opens at...More

Thank Ravindranath K
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Need not elaborate about its architectural greatness. The famous SIVAGANGA tank attached to this temple is very badly maintained and almost lost its beauty. There are two ancient temples in the "SIVAGANGA" tank. One very very powerful Anjaneyar worshiped by Great Marratta Chathrapathi SIVAJI, on...More

Thank TEJES2016
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Architectural wonder of the Big temple – Brihadeeswara Temple Tanjore A Live UNESCO Monument Tips for a traveller visiting for the first time: 1. If you are an art lover – this might need a minimum of 4 hours to really see and enjoy. 2....More

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Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Brihadeeswarar temple is a famous and oldest temple in thanjavur. Very beautiful temple. It's a lord Shiva temple.

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Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

One of the must visit place in thanjavur. A historical place which boast the architectural capability of the cholas in those days. One of the biggest nandi is there. Visit in the mornings and evenings. The sculptures are awesome. Ample parking available.

Thank chitharanjanl
Reviewed May 10, 2018

The most MAJESTIC and GRAND man made structure ever seen; this Temple is a must visit for anyone touring around Tamil Nadu region; pictures cannot do justice to the magnificence of this structure.

Thank KediaSaurav
Reviewed May 6, 2018

What a great place, what rich culture... I was truly amazed by the architectural beauty and grandeur.

Thank SwathiVivek
Reviewed April 30, 2018

One of the three temples of the UNESCO listed Chola ensemble. Not crowded and absolutely beautiful and not very far from the city.

Thank Sven L
Reviewed April 20, 2018

Magnificent, breathtaking, beautiful temple. Well maintained garden. Minute carvings of pillars and statues

Thank Shivani A
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August 8, 2018|
Response from VijayK1038 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely no idea as my visit was to admire the UNESCO monument coupled with live temple activities, which is a rare phenomena. Definitely the income is not much as I could see, but well maintained.