WW – Wordy Wednesday

Stunning, Ancient, Beautiful Kailasanadhar Temple @ Kanchipuram

Stunning, Ancient, Beautiful Kailasanadhar Temple @ Kanchipuram

I couldn’t stop myself from writing this piece of information about this amazing Kailasanathar Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva.

This temple was built using a sand-stone mixture, during the Pallava regime. But unfortunately for us, none of us have been able to reproduce the same mixture to renovate the temple. All the renovation techniques we know, do not work here.

At the same time, I am awed by the amazing knowledge people during the Pallava regime possessed, to build such a beautiful piece of architecture using sandstone.

Amazing architecture - a glimpse

Amazing architecture – a glimpse

A place to visit, feel, experience – please do take your time to go there.


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10 Responses to WW – Wordy Wednesday

  1. Saritha says:

    Beautiful temple Uma…. Why don’t you post a bigger pic uma


  2. ashreyamom says:

    yes it is indeed a beautiful architecture.. as a student of architecture we were made to sketch it during our college days..


  3. dhana says:

    really stunning pics uma! visited long back. shd visit again. kanchi is a place, where i wish to spend my last days just for all the temples there.


  4. it looks lovely.. I feel that in those day people had more skill .. with limited resources they made such lovely creations


  5. Swaram says:

    I luv this temple too. So glad u posted about this one Ums! Hugs 🙂


  6. Shilpa Garg says:

    Lovely place and wonderful architecture!


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