Konark Sun Temple 1264 AD

Konark Sun Temple 1264 AD

Wonders of the World

Said to be built in the 13th century during the rule of King Narasimha Deva I (AD 1238-1264), the temple is considered an example of the highest level of architectural excellence achieved by the Kalinga school of art. Unesco inscribed the Konark Sun Temple on its World Heritage List in 1984.

https://whc.unesco.org/en/list/246/