Mahabalipuram Or Mamallapuram Mandapams

Apart from the Rathas there were other constructions too erected by the pallava kings. They were masters in building sock-cut carves and Mandapams. There are 14 such important constructions in and around Mamallapuram. Mythological scenes are depicted on these architectures. The Mandapams are mainly located on the main hill.

1) Krishna Mandapam
2) Mahishasuramardhini Mandapam
3) Varaha Mandapam