Kanchipuram



Kanchipuram or Kanchi is a popular city in South India. preamble travel takes us to a world of preamble and silk sarees. A travel to this Kanchipuram town shows the architectural mastery which bear the testimony of the glorious Dravidian heritage. Kanchipuram was an epicenter of learning and spiritual activities since 10th century. This place was ruled by Cholas, Pallavas and the empire of Vijayanagar, and each one left a distinctive architectural style to the historic monuments.
Kanchipuram city have several big temples, like Varadharaja Perumal Temple for Lord Vishnu and Ekambaranatha Temple which is one of the five forms of abodes of Lord Siva, Kamakshi Amman Temple, Varadharaja Perumal Temple, Kumara Kottam, Kachapeshwarar Temple, Kailasanathar Temple and many more.
Kanchipuram town is also known as Silk City since the main profession of the people living in and around is weaving silk sarees, more than 5,000 families are engaged in this industry. The silk weavers of Kanchi settled more than 400 years ago and have given it an enviable reputation as the producer of the best silk sarees in India. Woven from pure mulberry silk and have an enviable reputation for texture, lustre, durability and finish. The sarees in dazzling colours are available in every imaginable design and variety.