The Mahishamardini Mandapam is one of the 14 cave temples and different terrific architectures. This mandapam has various stunning reliefs displaying the creative capacity of the sculptors of the instances of the Pallava dynasty.
This surely is an unfinished temple and hence, does no longer have any inscriptions. It lies on the base of a hillock, together with Olakneswara Temple this is constructed on its top. The front of Mahishamardini Mandapam temple has 2 pilasters and 4 columns, however the ceiling and ground isn't whole. The designing on two middle columns are unique. It is believed this alteration occurred while the Vaishnavites tried to get rid of those columns. One of them became really eliminated and changed into replaced by using a reproduction that becomes of low exceptional.