The monuments of India not only showcase the breath taking architectural splendour and intricate work but, also serve as a testimony to India’s affluent past.
Konark Sun Temple is a 13th-century Sun Temple (also known as the Black Pagoda), at Konark, in Orissa. It was constructed by King Narasimhadeva I of the Eastern Ganga Dynasty. The temple is a mix of Orissan and Dravidian styles of architecture that alludes to the dynasty's Ganga and Chola ancestry. It's one of the most renowned temples in India and is a World Heritage Site. It is one of the Seven Wonders of India also.