Konark Sun Temple India

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This 13th-century Hindu temple dedicated to the sun god is shaped like a giant chariot. It is best known for the exquisite stone carvings that cover the entire structure.

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318195
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Konark (Konarak) Village, Orissa, India
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19.887563° N, 86.094521° E

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Konark Sun Temple (India)
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April 11, 2015