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We did not know about the Mahishasura Rock untill our guide, Boo told us. It was uncovered after the tsunami a few years ago. It is a shame because people were walking all over it, and sadly is deteriorating at alarming rate, such a shame...More
The Mahishasura Rock is located in one corner in the Sea Shore Temple premise. One can easily miss the same among the other attractions. A couple of minutes can be spend admiring the beautiful sculptured rock.
This is probably the most secret and most neglected archaeological sculpture in Mahabalipuram. When you enter the beach from Othavadai street and walk towards Shore Temple, there is a lone rock near the fence of Shore Temple. Anyone can ignore it as a normal piece...More