Kanchipuram Current Affairs, GK & News

Athi Varadar

A special festival of Athi Varadar is being celebrated in the temple town of Kanchipuram. Kanchipuram is located 72 km from Chennai. The temple town has been gearing up for organizing the Athi Varadar festival for quite a few years. The 48-day festival commenced on July 1 and will go on till August 17. What ..


Vijayendra Saraswathi becomes 70th Sankaracharya of Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam

Vijayendra Saraswathi has become the 70th Sankaracharya of Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam, traditionally referred to as Kamakshi, on 28th February 2018 with the demise of Sri Jayendra Saraswati Swamiji. The Kanchipuram mutt is a Hindu monastic institution, located in Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu. It is a pilgrimage for Hindus all around the world and particularly in South ..