Sri Varadharaja Perumal Temple
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Sri Varadharaja Perumal Temple

#Temple in Kanchipuram

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.

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Tamil Nadu, India
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3 hours
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12.8191315°N, 79.7233267°E
Distance from Kanchipuram city center to Sri Varadharaja Perumal Temple
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Read traveller's reviews about Sri Varadharaja Perumal Temple..

Overall Rating:4.8

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"Lord Vishnu at standing position and gold lizard takes high on people rush...1km from kanchipuram bus stand and temple stop from chengalpattu to kanchipuram route."
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""Majestic Lord may merciful to everyone." Loved this place"
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"This temple was the first if double storied temple I earnst visited in south India.Everyone has to visit atleast once in their life to see the Cultural Heritage of INDIA. Feel Proud..! Not only this even Ekambareshwar temple is also one such. If you get that chance to see the bramotsa, please watch it "
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"One of the true treasures of Kanchi. Majestic Lord Devarajan is sure to bless everyone!. The temple has a lot of historical and astrological significance to it."
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"one of the 108 Divya Desams, dont have a word how to explain, Just go and experience the feeling of blessed."

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