Temple under scanner over missing gold

The Idol Wing of the Crime Branch CID has asked the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowment (HR&CE) officials at the Ekambaranathar temple in Kancheepuram to provide details on more than 100 kg of gold collected from the public for the consecration of the Somaskandar idols. The preliminary investigation is being conducted by the special wing led by […]

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Kailasanathar Temple

The kanchi Kailasanathar Temple is the oldest structure in Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu state, India, it’s a Hindu temple in the Dravidian type of architecture. It dedicated to the god Maha Shivaand is known for its historical place. The Kailasanathar Temple was engineered from 685-705 AD by a Rajasimha ruler of the Pallava family. The low slung are nice rock compound contains a large variety […]

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Ulahalanda Perumal Temple

  One of the oldest temples in Kancheepuram, the Ulahalanda Perumal Temple is located at a distance of about half a kilometer from the main centre of the city. This temple is located near to the Kamakshi Amman Temple and is one of the most visitd of the religious places in Kancheepuram. The main attraction […]

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Varadharaja Perumal Temple

  ABOUT: Sages Narada, Brigu, Lord Brahma, Adikesan Gajendran had the darshan of Lord Perumal in this sacred temple.  The rajagopuram of the temple is 96 feet tall. The antiquity of the temple goes back beyond 2000 years.  The temple was renovated by Pallava and Vijainagar kings.   GREATNESS OF TEMPLE: Lord Varadaraja Perumal in His standing posture […]

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Chitragupta Temple Kancheepuram

  The holy temple city of Kancheepuram is famous not only for a number of Shiva temples and the Vaishnava Temple, but also because of the presence of a unique and a separate temple dedicated to Lord Chitragupta. Chitragupta is considered the chief accountant and the minister of Lord Yama, or the God of Death. […]

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kamakshi amman kovil

“Ayodhya Madhura Maya Kasi Kanchi Avantika! Puri Dwarakavathi Saiva Sapthaithate Mokshadaiyeka!” As the poem reveals the Holy India consists of seven Mokshapuris out of which one mokshapuri is in South India named as Kanchipuram within Tamilnadu in a nearby reach of Chennai.                           […]

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Arulmigu Kanchi Ekambaranathar Thirukoil

GENERAL INFORMATION This is an ancient temple built by Paranthaka Chola.  Lord Vinayaka is adored as Varaguna Ganapathi. TEMPLE’S SPECIALITY The rays of Sun fall on the Lord on 19, 20 and 21 of Panguni month (March-April). There are 10 pillars in the inner corridor (prakara) of the temple producing 10 different musical sounds if tapped […]

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