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Mahabalipuram, India
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All reviews beautiful rock bas relief amazing carvings worth a visit butter ball rock cod cow calf milking wrath lifting villagers life shelter axe cave fingers
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although there are several cave temples in the area this is worth visit as you can see the original carved stone wall on which there are many carvings. The wall carvings are well worth seeing. At some later time a stone canopy supported by carved...More

Thank Charles_and_Susan
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Amazing depiction of Krishna , Pallava dynasty , mix of art and architecture ..well maintained ..tourist should avoid touching it with bare hands

Thank Ajay K
Reviewed 25 August 2018

The Mandapam is built for Lord Krishna filled with carvings and pillars. The carvings inside describe the lord's tale. Beautiful and good maintenance.

Thank Dinesh_cbe
Reviewed 2 August 2018

There are several archeological sites in Mahabalipuram. This one, as the name suggests, is a shelter carved out of a big rock. There is a number of carvings narrating stories from Lord Krishna's life, mainly the one where he lifts a mountain on his little...More

1  Thank lalitsurjan
Reviewed 5 May 2018

The Krishna Mandapam located near the Krishna's butter ball are intricately designed monument. Worth a visit and walk through to covered all the monuments together.

1  Thank Memoirs-Sachin
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Visited as part of a tour group. Don't need ages but good to see all the work here. Located next to the bas -relief wall.

Thank SUNTAN47
Reviewed 7 March 2018

The frescoes inside are about krishna with a cow being milked and various other scenes form his life, hence the name. Another walk thru in under 5=10 mts

Thank neeleshkulkarni
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Being located next to a very intricately-carved bas relief, it was the latter, rather than the Krishna Mandapam which stood out for me. But, with the Krishna's Butter Ball (rock) the other side, put the 3 things together and you've got a site worth visiting.

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 14 January 2018

The Krishna mandapam cave is part of the group of monuments at Mahabalipuram under UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is located on a hillock next to the open rock relief of Descent of the Ganges and Arjuna's Penance. It is constituted by an originally open-air...More

1  Thank Aryan2007
Reviewed 7 January 2018

This is on the same stretch as the Butter Ball and is worth a little gander. Keep reminding yourself of the age and how this was carved out of the rock insitu

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its rainy but not threatening, weather is pleasant