With Tamil Nadu pilgrimage tour packages you will visit several famous temples such as Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple in Tiruchirapalli. This temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and spread across a massive area of over 150 acres. The temple consists of 49 sub-shrines and dotted with 21 intricately carved Gopurams (A gopuram or gopura is a monumental entrance tower, usually ornate, at the entrance of a Hindu temple). The main Gopuram of the temple is 236 feet tall, which is the tallest in Asia. It is located in Tiruchirappalli city where you will find a unique mix of a spirituality and township. One of the popular temples where you will visit during the Tamil Nadu temple tour is Jambukeswarar Temple in Tiruchirapalli. It is another gem of Dravidian architecture and the temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple has an underground stream flowing underneath the Shivalinga from where water continuously flows out of this miracle draws millions of devotees every year. Kanchi Kailasanathar Temple in Kanchipuram is another famous temple of Tamil Nadu. This temple is also dedicated to Lord Shiva. This famous and stunning temple is completely built of sandstone with elegantly engraved sculptures of Lord Shiva and his consort.
During Tamil Nadu temple trip, you will also be able to visit the Ekambareswarar Temple in Kanchipuram. The magnetic charm of this temple attracts many tourists and devotees all over the world every year, counted amongst five ‘Panch Bootha Sthalas’ (five elements of the universe), the temple is dedicated to the element, the temple has a great spiritual story behind it there is a divine mango tree inside the premises which is believed to be more than 3000 years old. The ability of the tree is that it bears four separate types of Mangoes in four different seasons. Ramanathaswamy Temple in Ramanathapuram, the temple is counted amongst the 12 Jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva. It is also one of the four main pilgrimage destinations of Char Dhams pilgrimage tour. This is a revered pilgrim destination for the Hindus. This temple is recognized for the longest corridor hall in India, made of nearly 1000 sculpted granite pillars.
Kumari Amman Temple in Kanyakumari is another renowned temple of Tamil Nadu. This temple is dedicated to the virgin Goddess Kanya Kumari- an avatar of Goddess Shakti. Other than its magnificent architecture, its beauty is that the temple sits on the confluence of the Arabian Sea, Indian Ocean, and the Bay of Bengal. Thillai Nataraja Temple, is believed to be the place where the temple is positioned in the center of the earth’s magnetic field. The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva in the form of Nataraja (the Hindu god Shiva in his form as the cosmic dancer). Sripuram Golden Temple in Vellore is also a prominent and divine temple. It is located on Malaikodi hills; the temple is devoted to Goddess Lakshmi (The goddess of prosperity and success). The unique thing about this temple is, it is spread over an area of 100 acres, and the temple is completely built with genuine gold. The total quantity of gold used for the creation of this stunning temple is around 15000 kilograms.
We offer a wide range of Tamil Nadu temple tour packages from Chennai and with them you will get an opportunity to visit from the above temples You will also visit the other most popular temples of Chennai such as Kapaleeswarar Temple, Marundeeswarar Temple, Parthasarathy Temple, Sri Vadapalani Andavar Temple, Kalikambal Temple, Tirumala Tirupati, Parry’s Jain Temple, Kandakottam Temple. The famous Jain temple of Chennai is famous for the old Dravidian structures and a stunning white facade.
With Tamil Nadu temple tour packages from Bangalore, you will visit the most famous temples of the city which includes the Virupaksha Temple which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This temple is dedicated to Virupaksha another name of Lord Shiva and renowned for its tall Gopuram, remarkable architecture, and beautiful carvings. The temple was built in the 7th century and famous for marriage ceremonies, and the celebrations of the popular Virupaksha-Pampa which is held every December.
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