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5 Divine Places To Visit In The Temple City Of Kanchipuram

The city is mainly famous for silk sarees, but there are temples too which you shouldn't miss when you visit the city.

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Ekambareswarar Temple

The biggest temple in Kanchipuram. Also, one of the Pancha Bhoota Stalam (land, water, air, sky, fire) in India. This temple represents land.
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The biggest temple in Kanchipuram. Also, one of the Pancha Bhoota Stalam (land, water, air, sky, fire) in India. This temple represents land.

Kailasanathar Temple

The oldest temple in the Kanchipuram. Built during Pallava Dynasty.
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The oldest temple in the Kanchipuram. Built during Pallava Dynasty.

Kamakshi Amman Temple

There is a saying - Kanchi Kamakshi, Madurai Meenakshi and Kasi Visalakshi. One among the three famous Amman temples in India
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There is a saying - Kanchi Kamakshi, Madurai Meenakshi and Kasi Visalakshi. One among the three famous Amman temples in India

Varadharaja Perumal Temple

This is one among the 108 Divya Desams of Lord Vishnu in India. Even Robert Clive (British General) visited this temple and gifted a valuable necklace.
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This is one among the 108 Divya Desams of Lord Vishnu in India. Even Robert Clive (British General) visited this temple and gifted a valuable necklace.

Kumarakottam Temple

This temple is dedicated to Lord Murugan. Located between Ekambareswarar and Kamakshi Amman Temple - Parents of Lord Murugan.
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This temple is dedicated to Lord Murugan. Located between Ekambareswarar and Kamakshi Amman Temple - Parents of Lord Murugan.

This list is best suited for people staying for just one day. If you plan to stay for more number of days, there are other beautiful places too which you shouldn't miss.

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