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.

Facts & Stats on Konark Sun Temple

Go Historic ID
318195
Names
Konark Sun Temple
Konarak Sun Temple
Categories
Heritage Lists
Street Address
Konark (Konarak) Village, Orissa, India
Location
Coordinates
19.887563° N, 86.094521° E

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Article Title
Konark Sun Temple (India)
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Holly Hayes
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Last Updated
March 29, 2015