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Varaha Temple, Mahabalipuram | by Aidan McRae Thomson
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Varaha Temple, Mahabalipuram

The Varaha Temple at Mahabalipuram consists of a small shrine within a columned portico carved with rock-cut reliefs dedicated to the god Vishnu. One of the larger relief panels shows him in the form of his boar-headed avatar Varaha.

 

For more on the cave temples of Mahabalipuram see below:-

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cave_Temples_of_Mahabalipuram

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Taken on March 7, 2016