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Ekambareshvara Temple

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

Very large place with ancient, attractive, big temple of Shiva. Tower gate is very large & one of the tallest in India. But the temple workers are ill tempered. They are the rule makers and rude at times. The premises is very nice but needs...More

Thank Niraj M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Should keep aside around 1 hour to see the temple. Keep 2 hours during peak rush. Lot of silk shops outside temple to do your shopping.

Thank Ben K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This temple is one of oldest temple in kanchipuram. Its a part of 108 divya shetram. The only temple with no separate sanctum for ambal. Also the Glass mirror view of the moolavar is very significant as you see multitude of the God in the...More

1  Thank Jayaraman V
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This is Very big and an ancient temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. No rush Smooth darshan. There a Golden lizard also to see. Silk saries shop’s salesman were tried to attract us to purchase saries but the quality of Ahmedabad and surat saries’ are found...More

Thank Gaurang S
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Felt amazed to visit this temple, a huge architectural marvel of the Pallavas. One can easily spend a minimum of one hour time here. Go leisurely and be sure to notice the intricate designs on the pillars and also look up at the ceilings to...More

Thank happysmile2016
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Great place but the temple workers are ill tempered. They are the rule makers and rude at times. The premises is very nice but needs better maintenance and cleanliness. Must visit for Lord Shiva devotees.

Thank s0umi
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Ekambareshvara Temple located in Kanchipuram Village , Periya, Kanchipuram 631502, India is a must visit temple when u went to kanchipuram. and the entrance of the temple was marvellous with unimagined construction of temple and its surroundings. centrally located in Kanchi ( also called as...More

1  Thank NVVSG
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Very big temple. Nice experience any a good time can be spend on going around the temple. Had a good darshan. Lot of parking space available.

Thank navin79
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Mainly the murugar in the temple tower and whole of the temple is too good. We can see the sacred old mango tree under which the goddess did penance. Huge temple with good parking lot.And try the kanchipuram food it's good especially idly sambar.

Thank Latheesh C
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

One among the Pancha Bhootha Sthalangal dedicated to Lord Shiva. In this place only Godess Parvathy made a Lingam out of Sand (earth) and got her married to him. Built by Pallava kings in South Indian style, will have stone pillars and sculptures and buildings....More

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