The great temple at Gangaikondacholapuram situated in Udayarpalayam taluk of Ariyalur district is another monument decaled as living great Chola temple by UNESCO. The builder of this monument is Rajendra I (1012-1044 CE). On the west wall of the Mahamandapa the world famous Sarasvathi sculpture is present. She is the Goddess of knowledge. The Devi is seen seated on a lotus throne with four arms; holds a rosary of beads and an amrta kalasa with the upper arms and palm leaves and teaching pose with the lower arms; behind her is shown a prabha aureole.
You can see the sculptural representation of Sarasvathi, Big temple, Thanjavur and enjoy the elegant beauty of the image of Sarasvathi at Gangaikondacholapuram.