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Kachapeshwarar Temple


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Lord Shiva Temple


Kachapeshwarar Temple

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21st Dec 17

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  • Best Time: During DayLength of visit: Below 1hr
  • Length of visit: 2-3hrsBest Time: During Sunrise
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Operating hours

Monday - Friday:
6:30 AM -8:30 PM
6:30 AM -8:30 PM
6:30 AM -8:30 PM
Public Holidays:
6:30 AM -8:30 PM

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Er. rahul3.6/5

184 reviews


Popular for Kanchipuram sarees and also referred as the Golden city of Thousand Temples, Kanchipuram is an important pilgrimage destination in India. The city attracts a lot of tourists from all over the world who are interested in Hinduism or simply want to enjoy the marvel of South Indian architectural grandeur. Famed also for being the seat of culture and philosophy, Kanchi is one place where you can visit to find peace of mind and inner strength.

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Jagdish Raval3.6/5

415 reviews

Famous Temple of Lord Shiva

Also visited this holy temple, 2nd time in year 2015. Kachabeswarar temple is a Shiva temple, and Lord Shiva, the main deity of this temple is called as Kachabeswarar. This is a neat and clean Temple. The goddess is called as Soundarambikai. The temple has big Raja gopuram (temple tower) and very big in area. The temple also houses other idols such as Saraswati, Ganesha, Chandikeswarar, Sastha and Bhairav. Near the main deity Kachabeswarar, there is an idol of Lord Ganesha called as Satya Mozhi Vinayaka, which was worshipped by Lord Vishnu. Do visit if you are a religious people and are in Kanchipuram.

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Photos of Kachapeshwarar Temple

Kachapeshwarar temple, Kanchipuram

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Kachapeshwarar temple, Kanchipuram

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Kachapeshwarar temple, Kanchipuram

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Kachapeshwarar temple, Kanchipuram

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