click an image to see the large version - 12 pictures out of a total of 24 pictures of South India - Mahabalipuram
the famous shore temples, Pallava Kingdom 6th- 9th centuries AD
Arjuna's Penance, the world's largest bas relief
(Mamallapuram) - dug out fishing boats at the beach
bas reliefs from the Pallava Kingdom at the Krishna Mandapam
the famous shore temples, Pallava Kingdom 6th- 9th centuries AD
Mahabalipuram - (Mamallapuram) - a cart drawn by bulls
rocks and boulders, landscape near Tiger Cave
Dravidian sculpture, scenes from the Mahabharata epic
the Ratha's, Dravidian temple architecture
the famous shore temples, Pallava Kingdom 6th- 9th centuries AD
sarees, colourful dress, local women
a thali, a delicious South India curry dish, served on a banana leaf
all photography on this page by Willem Proos
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