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Maha Periyaval - A general note

Hara Hara Sankara Jaya Jaya Sankara

I am a devotee of Kanchi Maha periyava – Sri Sri Chandrasekarendra saraswathi swamigal.

Off late i find a trend which i have listed below and this trend has been very disturbing. 177 more words


Government Of Tamil Nadu is planning to construct a grade separator in dist. Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu.

Roads & Highways

Status: Planning Stage

Promoter: Government Of Tamil Nadu, Highways Department

Project: Plans to construct a grade separator

Location: Pallavaram, dist. Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu.

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Tamil Nadu

Then and Now

The City of Kancheepuram during historical period and during 19th century flourished with green fields and attracted pilgrims from all parts of the country and from abroad. 86 more words

Kanchipuram's fine craft remains coveted for a reason

Living in a HUGE Indian joint family (no, seriously, my family is huge), I have witnessed the following: Every wedding season entails an all-female shopping trip to some of the finest saree shops and all the ladies in the house getting together and discussing what saree to be worn for what specific function. 340 more words


SRI TYAGARAJA (1767 - 1847) - PART V – Visit to Kanchipuram

(For my friend Shri Kannan Rangachar)

Continued from Part IV

40.1. Sri Tyagaraja was born in Thiruvarur, a small town in Tanjavuru District. While he was still a very young boy, his family moved into a house on the Tirumanjana Street, at Thiruvaiyaru (about 50 KMs away) that was gifted by the King of Tanjavuru. 2,187 more words