Ekambareswarar Temple

Kanchipuram Ekambareswarar Temple History, Location, Opening Timings, Pooja Timings, Pooja Fees,

Ekambareswarar Temple Kanchipuram History:

Kanchi Ekambareswarar Temple also known as Ekambaranathar Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple shows one of the 12 Jyothirlingams. The Lingam of Lord Shiva itself composed of thousand lingams carved in the same lingam. There is a myth that goddess Parvathi embraced Lord Shiva and did great tapasya under a single mango tree. Lord Shiva was pleased with the devotion of goddess Parvathi and got settled under this tree as Lingam. Hence the name Ekambareswarar. The temple is a famous temple of Tamil Nadu. The temple is one of giant architecture.

Ekambareswarar Temple Timings:

6 am to 12:30 pm
4 pm to 8:30 pm

Ekambareswarar Temple Pooja Timings:

Pooja
Timings
Koo Pooja 6:00 am
Ukshakala Pooja 6:30 am to 7:30 am
Kala Santhi Pooja 7:30 am to 8:30 am
Uchikala Pooja 11:30 am to 12:00 pm
Paradhosa Kaalam 5:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Sayaratchai Pooja 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Arthajama Pooja 8:30 pm

Ekambareswarar Temple Pooja Fees:

Special Entrance Rs 5 /-
Ordinary Camera Rs 10 /-
Rotate Camera Rs 20 /-
Video Camera Rs 100 /-
Vilva Archanai Rs 2 /-
Kunkuma Archanai Rs 2 /-
Ruthram Rs 5 /-
Sahasranamam Rs 3 /-
Kodi Deepam / Nei Deepam Rs 2 /-
Marriage Form Rs 20 /-
Marriage Fees(Rs 250+Donation Rs 1000) Rs 1250 /-
Kaanikkai Fees(Per-1)(Veesti,Pudavai,Pon,Veli) Rs 20 /-
Abhishaka Fees Moolavar Rs 151 /-
Moolavar Sannathi Abhishakam(Milk, Curd, Maalai, Prasadam, Abhisheka) Rs 1500 /-
Other Sannathikal Abhishekam Rs 101 /-
Other Sannathikal Abhishekam(Milk, Curd, Maalai, Prasadam, Abhisheka) Rs 1000 /-
Maavadiyil maraththotti Katta Rs 20 /-
Thala Puraanam Tamil Rs 25 /-
Mappillai / Pen Alaippu Rs 100 /-
Parking(Car, Van, three-Wheelar, Four-Wheelar,) Rs 10 /-

Ekambareswarar Temple Festivals:

  • Ani Tirumanjanam
  • Aadi Kritikai
  • Avani Moolam
  • Thai Poosam
  • Karthikai Deepam
  • Panguni Uthiram

Ekambareswarar Nearby Temples:

  • Varadharaja Perumal Temple
  • Kanchi kailasanathar Temple
  • Kamakshi Amman Temple

Kanchipuram Ekambareswarar Temple Accommodation:

  • Available

Ekambareswarar Temple Location:

Arulmigu Ekambaranathar Temple,Car St, Kanchipuram

Tamil Nadu 631502 , India

How to Reach Ekambareswarar Temple Kanchipuram?

By Air:

Chennai International Airport (nearest)           – 80 km

By Train:

Kanchipuram Railway Station (nearest)          – 1 km

By Road:

Kanchipuram Bus Stand (nearest)                    –   2 km

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