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INFORMATION ABOUT KANCHEEPURAM
Kancheepuram, the capital of the Pallava and dynasty is one of the serene sacred cities of India. It is situated 76 kms from Chennai, 35 kms from Chingleput & 64 kms from Mahabalipuram via Chingleput.
The land of eternal reverence!
The city of a Thousand Temples Ancient Kancheepuram, the city of thousand temples, is one of the most sacred pilgrim centres for the Hindus. There now remain 126 temples in Kanchi and a few more in the outskirts. This city was under the control of the Cholas as far back as the 2nd Century BC and a Pallava capital between the 6th and 8th centuries.
Kanchi is also a well known centre of the finest silk sarees made in the country.
The Places of Interest and Sight Seeing
ACCOMODATION/STAY OPTIONS IN KANCHEEPURAM
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