Kapaleeswarar Temple Tourism in India
Kapaleeswarar Temple is the oldest temple in India and first built centuries-a century before Christ. Kapaleeswarar Temple in Mylapore and is very old and respected temples of Mylapore in Chennai. , the temple contains a number of beautiful statues, bronze statues 63 Shiva’s Santo. Kapaleeswarar Temple is famous as the site of the miracle, portrayed through the medium of sculpture at the Holy Shrine before flagmast Temple. Among other features the unique bronze sculptures are the 63 Saints canonized Shiva’s, to spend their lives in the midst of prayer and penance. This 63 Nayanmars (Holy) brought by the people in a procession of colorful colors on the eighth day of the annual 10-day Arupathumoovar Temple Festival is held in the month of March-April. Kapaleeswarar Temple was the Chairman. This name because it says Shiva with a bowl of the skull during the time of the creation of the present Kapaleeswarar because the name. Amman here is the name, Karpagambal is identical with the name of ‘ sacred tree KARPAGAM ‘ in paradise as gods are believed to bless people with whatever they are for.
Kapaleeswarar Temple is very beautiful Temple with Dravidian classic sculpture and architecture. Fragmentary inscriptions, but the current structure has been renovated, built by Vijayanagara rulers of 16th century. 37 meters and the gate. And under a Punnai tree, is a small shrine dedicated to goddess Parvathi and showing her worshiping Siva in disguise of a Peacock. This is from the legend that the Mylapore is derived from the meaning of ‘ Peacock myil ‘ and ‘ oor ‘ meaning town. There is a large tank on the West side of the temple. Bramhamotsvam or ‘ Arupathumoovar ‘ Festival during April and May, Theppa Thiruviza floats Festival in January, the Festival of Navaratri Festival in September or October and Vasanta Utsavam in May or June is the main attraction. The other major event in this temple is Therotsavam, a nine-day festival, where the idols of Lord Shiva and goddess Parvathi are decorated with precious stones and taken out in a procession around the temple complex. A striking feature of this ancient temple is a towering gopurams (Towers)-typical of South India-Temple is visible from a distance. Rich Gopurams engraved square pyramid-like structures that serve as a gateway to the temples in South India. Within the temple complex, you will also see a tank (other prominent features and the inscriptions of the Purana dating back to the 13th century. Kapaleeswarar Temple this temple is indeed beautiful and interesting.