Located in the holy town of Kanchipuram is the Varadharaja Perumal Temple, one of the celebrated divya desams in India. Dedicated to Lord Vishnu, the vast expanse of the temple is intimidating to all the visitors. The temple is most sought by devotees to wash off their sins and seek the Lord's blessings.
One of the most divine places of Kanchipuram, it is also known as Hastagiri. It is the heavenly abode of Lord Vishnu and the temple grounds has collections of sculptures and carved pillars and holy paintings. The main deity is the Varadharaja Perumal housed inside the main sanctum. The temple along with its intricate architecture and beauty and traditions depicts the revered honour and artistic work of the Pallava dynasty. It is an important religious centre that is a must visit location.