- Adikesava Perumal Temple
Vaishnava kshetra also lies very near Kanchipuram railway station. The Moolavar
Adikesava Perumal is in standing posture and facing west. The garbha griha is
adorned with Chandrakruthi Vimana. He gave timely succor to Gajendra and
released him from his formidable foe. As he holds in His hand the potent
Sudarsana Chakra with which he destroyed the crocodile, he is aptly called
Chakradhara Perumal. The Goddess is called
Alarmelmangai and the temple tank goes by the name of Gajendra Pushkarini. Paey
Alwar and Tirumangai Alwar adorned this Lord with their ever fragrant Pasuramla.
Nityanaimithika worship puja is offered according to Agama sastra with great
It is in the
walkable distance from Kanchipuram railway station.