- Deepaprakasar Perumal
Otherwise known as Vilakkoh Perumal koil, this Divya Desam of Thonda nadu lies
in Kancheepuram town itself, the erst-while capitall.of several dynasties. The
Moolavar Deepa Prakasa Perumal is in standing posture facing west. He gave
darsan to Saraswathi, the Goddess of learning and fulfilled her desire. The
garbhagriha is sanctified by Srikara Vimana. The goddess is called Marakatavalli
Tayar and the temple tank Saraswathi thirtha with a long legend. Tirumangai
Alwar offered Mangalasasan. Nithyanaimithika worship is offered with due
veneration. Consecrated by Pavana Saraswathi thirtha and situated in the big
city. It enjoys a steady stream of visitors throughout the year.
lies very near Kancheepuram railway station and accessible by auto or rickshaw.