Temples of Madurai, Tamilnadu India

Madurai is a very old city of Tamilnadu and has been in prominence as early as the 3rd century BC. Located in the banks of river Vaigai, which is now almost dry, was ruled by Pandyans, Chlolas , Viayanagar kingdoms, the Nayakas and also was conquered several times and ruled by the Moghuls. The present…

Kanchipuram a city of temples, Tamilnadu, India

Kanchipuram popularly called as just Kanchi is well known for two things in India. ¬†One as a temple city having beautiful architecture rich old temples from the Pallava, Chola and Vijayanagar dynasties around the 6th to 9th century timeframe. Secondly its equally famous for its weaving industry producing silk sarees known as Kanchipuram sarees. A…