"land of a thousand temples" Top 5 Page for this destination Kanchipuram by 6aruna
Kanchipuram Travel Guide: 32 reviews and 197 photos
kancheepuram is famous for the multitude of temples jostling for space.
Among these siva temple, ekambaranathar temple is famous for the space (40 acres), the architectucture (pallava, chola, vijayanagar) and holiness (one of the seven hindu holy places).
- Pros:like Rome ancient archeological wonders elbowing each other for space
- Cons:climate - unbearably hot
- In a nutshell:you forget the hot sun once inside the temples _stupendous
there are numerous shops which sell silksarees on either side of the lane to the temple .These are hand woven and made... more travel advice
kancheepuram siva temple is one of the five famous abodes of siva . Here sivalinga is worshipped in the form of sand.... more travel advice
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