Chola murals

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Published on: 26 May 2016

Scenes from Chola mural paintings: the story of Saiva saint Sundarar, inspired by verses from his hymns in Tirunotittanmalai patikam, and another mural depicting a sage teaching.



Kolappan, B. 2014. 'Chola Mural tells a tale of a Dog'. The Hindu October 14. Online at… (viewed on May 18, 2016).


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Sriraman, P.S. 2011. Chola Murals: Documentation and Study of the Chola Murals of Brihadisvara Temple, Thanjavur. New Delhi: Archaeological Survey of India.