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Trimurti Cave

Mahabalipuram, India
+91 81222 33900
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again the walk through

part of the monument complex and much the same as the other temples.Aguide is required for the... read more

Reviewed March 7, 2018
neeleshkulkarni
,
New Delhi, India
A tidy little temple

Trimurti Cave is a beautifully carved stone temple depicting Bramha, Vishnu and Mahesh. It's at the... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2018
RashmiGersappa
,
Mumbai
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Reviewed March 7, 2018

part of the monument complex and much the same as the other temples.Aguide is required for the entire complex otherwise all the temples will seem to be the same to any visitor

Thank neeleshkulkarni
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

Trimurti Cave is a beautifully carved stone temple depicting Bramha, Vishnu and Mahesh. It's at the end of the heritage circuit and comes as a last stop before you leave.

Thank RashmiGersappa
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Reviewed November 29, 2017

What an excellent cave and design. It is really remarkable to think how they design in that period, unbelievable and awesome visit.

Thank grajesh
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

This cave is in the premises of Krishna’s butter ball and Ganesh Ratha, but non-explorers might miss this cave totally. A small path between two rocks goes beyond to this cave. Mainstream tourist may not take the efforts to go and see this cave. Unfortunately,...More

Thank Nilay170
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Reviewed July 24, 2017

It is located at the northern end of the Mamallapuram Hill compound in Mahabalipuram... the cave temple depicts the Hindu 'trinity' amid guardian figures: Brahma (left), Shiva (centre) and Vishnu (right)...a fine carving of elephants adorns the back side of the rock... There is a...More

Thank Kunal_Bhowmick
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Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

Magnificent carvings on a huge granite boulder have lead to creation of this gem. Opposite to this is a massive stone bowl with steps called Butter churning pot. Make some nice photos from steps here especially when sun is beating.

Thank SrinivasaB2015
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Reviewed June 1, 2017

First i want to say i dont know this name, but i am visited this place many times, last time when i visited i know this place name its a part of Mahaballipuram.

1  Thank AndamanTourOperator
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Reviewed May 28, 2017

The cave has carvings representing the three gods- brahma, vishnu and mahesh. Caves are rock cut and seem amazing considering the era in which it was built.

Thank AakashT91
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Reviewed May 8, 2017

This is known to be the adobe of three murthis. Lord brahma vishnu and shiva. Old temples carved in rock.

Thank karthikeya r
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Reviewed April 19, 2017

The Mahabalipuram Rock Caves, carved in solid granite, 1400 years ago, are remarkable. You climb a steep hill to see the three small shrines to Brahma (the Creator), Vishnu (the Protector), and Shiva (the Destroyer ) -- the 3 main Hindu gods. There are also...More

Thank alliharper
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