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Malaikottai/மலைக்கோட்டை

 

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Its a 7'th century Hindu temple dedicated to lord Ganesha,located a top of Rock fort.The Rock Fort temple stands 83m tall perched atop the rock. The smooth rock was first cut by the Pallavas but it was the Nayaks of Madurai who completed both the temples under the Vijayanagara empire.

There's is assumption of this architecture having four imaginative structure from four sides.This side has a view of face of lord Ganesha

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Taken on January 2, 2000