Konark Sun Temple

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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.

Go Historic ID
318195
Short URL
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Names
Konark Sun Temple
Address
Konark (Konarak) Village, Orissa, India
India
Location
Coordinates
19.887563° N, 86.094521° E
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015

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