THE SUN TEMPLE OF KONARK-INDIA

This beautifully stone carved temple dedicated to Sun God is built in 1255 by the ruler.This excellent temple has a structure of gigantic chariot supposed to be the chariot of Sun God.It has 24 giant stone wheels carved out of sand stone arranged around the temple and the temple is supposed to be on this chariot.The image shows the excellent carving in front part of the temple along with two giant wheels.The temple is an excellent example of ancient Indian Temple architecture.