Amareshwarar Temple located in Kanchipuram
, is dedicated to Lord Shiva
and houses an idol of the Lord in the name of Amareshwarar. It is believed that the celestials worshipped Lord Shiva in this temple after Amrita was churned from the Ocean of Milk
. The temple courtyard also houses the deities of Vinayaka
and the navagraha
To reach this place, the nearest railway station is the Arakkonam Railway Station, located to the north-east of Kanchipuram.