Chidambaram Temple Chidambaram Natayanjali Poombuhar Beach Chidambaram Temple Night view
East Entrance of Chidambaram Lord Nataraja Temple.
Chidambaram Natayanjali Fesitval.
Poombuhar Beach near Sirkali Town.
Wonderful and Beautiful Night view of Chidambaram Temple.

Chidambaram History

The puranas (history passed on verbally and later written down) mention that Saint Pulikaalmunivar had directed significant amounts of temple works through King Simmavarman. Among the Pallava kings, there have been three kings...Read More

Temple Architecture

The temple has 9 gateways, and four of these have towers or gopurams each with 7 levels in the East, South, West and North. The eastern gopuram has all the 108 "kinetic units" (karanas) of Indian classical dance – Bharathanatyam sculpted on it...Read More

Our Tour Packages

Thillaitours and travels is an Organization which specializes in Tourism and Hospitality. Headquartered in Chidambaram we give attention to all categories of tour packages like Corporate, Educational, Family, Temple, Adventure with proper boarding ...Read More

Places to Visit

The ancient Chidambaram Temple (Tamil: சிதம்பரம் கோயில் ) is dedicated to Lord Shiva in His form of the Cosmic Dancer (Nataraja நடராசர்). It is one of the five Dancing Halls (Sabha) of Nataraja and the most famous one. It was an argument that who is superior...Read More

About Chidambaram

Chidambaram ( Tamil.: சிதம்பரம் ) - is a municipal town in Tamil Nadu and the taluk headquarters of the Cuddalore district. It is located in the Kollidam River valley about 11 km from the coast, 20 km from the towns Kollidam and Sirkazhi, 60 km from Karaikal, and 240 km south of Chennai by rail. It has an average elevation of 3 metres (9 ft). Chidambaram is a major pilgrimage site for Shaivites as well as Vaishnavites, where one of the holiest and most ancient temples of Hinduism is located....Read More

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