Sunday, June 2, 2013

Thiruparkadal Shri Karapureeshwarar temple near Kanchipuram

This is the third temple in this tiny hamlet. For legends and way to reach please   click the link below

Link to how to reach

The dilapidated raja gopuram

DSC04494

The outer Praharam is overgrown with weeds and thorns DSC04495

View of the  Abhithakuchalambal  Amman sannidhi from outside on the right

DSC04496

As you enter the main praharam there is a resplendent Sivalingam .

The Kosta vigrahas are all finely sculpted  ganapathy, Dakshinamurthy,Perumal, Brahma,Durga and ChandikeshwararIMG_0003 IMG_0001IMG_0004 IMG_0005 IMG_0006IMG_0007

Ambal Abhithakuchalambal   is a smiling standing vigraham benignly blessing us