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Arunagirimedu Temple

Arunagirimedu Temple is situated to the south-west of Thiruloghiyanathar Temple in Kanchipuram. This ancient temple was built by Simmavarma Pallava, a king who ruled Kanchipuram, on the banks of a lake, during 550-575 AD. This sacred place got the name ‘Vardhamadeeshwaram’ from the name of a Jain temple located here.

The nearest railway station is Kanchipuram Railway Station. The prominent international airport is at Chennai.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Kanchipuram
Location: Kanchipuram    


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