Kanchipuram or Kanchi are thousands of cities in southern India. The Kanchipuram journey leads to the world of temples and silk sarees. Traveling to the small town shows that the architectural masterpiece that testifies to the glorious Dravidian heritage. Kanchipuram was the epicenter of learning and intellectual activity since the 10th century. This place was ruled by the realms of Cholas, Pallavas and Vijayanagar, and each of them left historical monuments in a separate architectural style.
Kanchipuram is a very respected spiritual place in India. Here's Adi Sankaracharya. It is also called the golden city of temples. One of the seven holy cities of India, Kanchipuram, is the second most sacred city of Varanasi.
Kanchipuram Travel Experiments:
This is for Lord Shiva and the oldest church. King Pallava built Rajasimha. The architecture of the church shows the freshness and simplicity of the dravidian style. There are many small shrines in this temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, Goddess Parvathi and their sons, Ganesh and Murugan.
Temple of Kaksehi Amman
was dedicated to the goddess Parvath. Here the goddess worships in the form of Kamakashi or the goddess of love. This is a very beautiful temple with a gilded sanctuary. There is a golden cart in the temple that breaks the temple every Friday night for the parade, which is an unreasonably high visual pleasure.
One of the largest churches in Kanchipuram. The Ekambareshwar Temple is also dedicated to Lord Shiva, and is one of the ancient pilgrimage sites in India. Previously, it was a little fan, but over time, countless shrines, Mandapams, Gopurams, and Tanks became larger.
The list of Kanchipuram pilgrimage sites is countless. There are other remarkable times: Kumara Kottam, Varadaraja Temple, Ulahalanda Perumal Temple, Devarajaswam Temple, etc. The trip to Kanchipuram would not be complete without visiting the silk sarees. And I'm pretty sure you're not just buying a few pieces. One more thing – it's worth mentioning Kanchipuram's festivals. Try to participate in festivals such as: Kmakshi Ammam Festival – February; Mahashivaratri Festival – Kailashanatha Temple in February; Panguni Utiram -Emambareshwara Temple March-April; Brahmotsavam-Varadaraja Temple in May; Garuda Sevai-Varadaraja Temple in June; Float Festival – Varadaraja Temple in February and November.
Source by Greetje Gasp