Identify the Hindu temple architecture with the help of given information:

  1. The temple  is always square in plan and surmounted by a pyramidal roof of one or more stories
  2. The temple contains pillared outdoor hall for public rituals
  3. Monumental tower, usually ornate, at the entrance, called Gopurams are the principal features of the temple

Select the correct answer from options given below:

Answer: [B] Dravidian

All given statements are features of Dravidian architecture.

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