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Kanchipuram, known as the ‘City of 1000 Temples’, is a famous temple city located in the north-eastern coast of Tamil Nadu. Well-known for its glorious culture, heritage and famous silk sarees, the city is bound by Vellore and Thiruvannamalai......Read more on Kanchipuram


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Kanchi Kamakshi temple, Kanchipuram
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One of the three prominent shakti temples, Kanchi Kamakshi temple is known for the exotic sculptures and is a center of the shakti worship. The imposing Kamakshi statue is larger than life and is one of the attractions of the temple. The walls are carved with numerous legends... Read More »
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Sri Kamakshi Amman Temple, Kanchipuram
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Sri Kamakshi Amman Temple, Kanchipuram
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Sri Kamakshi Amman Temple is dedicated to Kamakshi, an incarnation of Goddess Parvati. Within the ‘Gayatri Mandapam,’ the sanctum is situated below the gold-plated vimana and is supported by 24 pillars that coordinate with the 24 words of the ‘Gayatri... Read More »
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Shri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham, Kanchipuram
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"Kamakoti Peetham"Nov 1, 2013
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Rajiv Gandhi Memorial, Kanchipuram
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Rajiv Gandhi Memorial, Kanchipuram
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The Rajiv Gandhi Memorial is situated in Sriperumpudhur. It is in remembrance of Rajiv Gandhi, the former Prime Minister of India, who was assassinated at this place in 1991. Sriperumpudhur lies on the route between Chennai and Kanchipuram. This place is considered to... Read More »
Kalpakkam, Kanchipuram
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Kalpakkam, Kanchipuram
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Kalpakkam is mainly known for the Reactor Research Centre (RRC) that was established in 1971. The Department of Atomic Energy that belongs to the Indian Government has undertaken it. In 1985, the centre was renamed Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR),... Read More »
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