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Kanchipuram Village | Periya, Kanchipuram 631502, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No wonder India is unique in history. There are other countries like Egypt and Rome which are as old but the architecture here is out standing. Mera Bharat Mahaba.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ravi K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a temple where one of the pancha bhoota Lingas (as per hindu mythology) is worshipped. Lord Shiva is always worshipped in the form of linga. Shivalinga is constituted of Vidya or mantra-deha. It is a significant form for worship. In Hindu mythology, worship...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visisted this place along with my family during our kanchipuram trip. This one of the famous temple in kanchi.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shiva is in the form of earth (bootha lingam). The lingam is known to be made by goddess parvathi out of the sand of the river vegavathy. Hence not even priest touch the lingam (theenda thirumeni) and no abishegam is done for moolavar (the lingam)....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This Temple is venerated to represent Lord Shiva in his Earthen Linga form and revered as one of the 5 pancha bootha Linga representing the Earth Element.This Temple is huge and is nestled over 23 acres in Kanchipuram.Also the Gateway Tower also known as the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The temple presiding deity is shiva. The temple deity is of Swayambhu lingam and is made of earthen soil. Hence , it is known as place meant for Prithvi....one of five elements where shiva temples symbolises.. The temple is architecture marvel with gopuram with eleven...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the old historical temple. Very good architecture as well as good maintenance. Peaceful place. Feeling better to happy with family and friends.

Date of experience: December 2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ekambareswara temple is easy to access. there is plenty of parking space available on the road leading to the temple and within the compound. the temple is old. You will find the floors broken, within the compound, on the way to sanctum sanctorum. The temple...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Balaji J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s very Ancient temple of lord shiva. It is Very big temple. Must visit place in kanchipuram. You can see multiple jyot everywhere in the temple at evening Pooja which looks very nice .

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 December 2018

Ekambareswarar Temple or Ekambaranathar Temple, is a Hindu temple dedicated to the Lord Shiva. The temple complex covers about 25 acres and is one of the largest in India. It houses four gateway gopurams (towers). The tallest is the southern gopuram with 11 stories and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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