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  KANCHEPURAM - KAMAKSHIAMMAN TEMPLE

UNIQUENESS:

Kanchi enjoys the rare privilege of treasuring up a unique temple culture that none but Kanchi alone could claim eqality with it in matters of spiritual height it scaled commercial superiority it established and political might it displayed It has been enriching the glory of our-much venerated Hinduism by its spectacular achievements, in almost all fields since the Vedic times. Its unprecedented renown springing from more than one segment of national life caned out for itself a meritorious niche in the cultural history of our Akhanda Bharatha Khanda. It is a temple city with a speciality of high order. It is to this self - same place, Parvathi was directed to descend to doing penance to purge of the sin of insulting her own Pati, it is this city that was deemed by Lord Siva as one of his two eyes, the other being Kasi, it is this holy kshetra that enshrines the Prithvilinga representing one of the five elements it is this Punya Kshetra that was on par with Kasi the much hallowed thirtha kshetra and also adorns the list of five indispensable pilgrimage centres, it is this Punya kshetra that vas chosen by Sankara Bhagavatpada for establishing one of the Kamakoti Peethas for spreading Vedic Dharma, it is this august place that
set limits to the presiding Ideity - Kamakshi, Ambika by none but a mortal - Sri Sankaracharya, it is this place that was visited by Bhagawan Buddha and has the honour of listening to his amongha Dharma, it is this city that enjoyed the status of capital city of Tondan Mandalam for centuries and it was here during the Sangam period, literatures thrilled the scholars with royal banquets.  

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