About Kanchipuram

Kanchipuram is part of Tondaimandalam, known as Kānchi is a city in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Located on the banks of the Vegavathyriver, Kanchipuram has been ruled by the Pallavas, the Medieval Cholas, the Later Cholas, the Later Pandyas, the Vijayanagara Empire, the Carnatic kingdom, and the British, who called the town "Conjeeveram". The town's historical monuments include the Kailasanathar Temple and the Vaikuntha Perumal Temple. Historically, Kanchipuram was a center of education and was known as the ghatikasthanam, or "place of learning". The town was also a religious center of advanced education for Jainism and Buddhism between the 1st and 5th centuries. In Vaishnavism Hindu theology, Kanchipuram is one of the seven Tirtha sites, for spiritual release.
Kamakshi Temple

Kamakshi Temple is an ancient Hindu Temple dedicated to Kamakshi, one of the forms of Goddess Parvati.
Varadharaja Perumal Temple

Varadharaja Perumal Temple or Hastagiri or Attiyuran is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu located in the holy city of Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu.
Kanchi Kailasanathar Temple

Kanchi Kailasanathar temple is the oldest structure in Kanchipuram. Located in Tamil Nadu, India, it is a Hindu temple in the Dravidian architectural style. It is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is known for its historical importance.
Kanchi Kudil

Kanchi Kudil is a heritage museum in a century-old home, featuring traditional Kanchipuram antiques, photos, and art.
Ulagalandha Perumal Temple

Ulagalandha Perumal Temple is a temple dedicated to Vishnu located in Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu.
Chitragupta Temple

Chitragupta temple is a Hindu temple located in Nellukara Street Kanchipuram in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is one of the rare temples of the Hindu deity Chitragupta, considered to the assistant of Yama, the Hindu god of death. 
Yathothkari Perumal Temle

Tiruvekkaa or Yathothkari Perumal Temple located in Kanchipuram in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu is dedicated to the Hindu god Vishnu.
Sri Vijayaraghava Perumal Temple

Sri Vijayaraghava Perumal Temple is one of the 108 Divya Desams of Lord Maha Vishnu situated 15kms away from Kanchipuram.
Mamandur Cave Temple

Mamandur Cave Temple is known for the 7th-century rock-cut cave temple, housing a Tamil Brahmi inscription, one of the monuments of national importance as declared by the Archaeological Survey of India.
Jurahareswarar Temple

Jurahareswarar Temple is a Shiva temple located at Periya Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu. This is also known as Iravatanesvara Temple.
Best Time To Visit Kanchipuram

The best season to visit Kanchipuram is from October to March. Summers are a little hot in Kanchipuram. The temperature in the summer season varies from 21°C to 37°C. Monsoons in Kanchipuram are quite pleasant and enjoyable. The holy place Kanchipuram receives heavy rainfall with a cool breeze. It is the perfect season to enjoy sightseeing. Winters in Kanchipuram are chilly, though amazing. The temperature varies from 19°C to 29°C.

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