Feel the bliss: visit south India temples

Summer times are knocking the doors and it is time to start making plans about the next holiday trip. Planning a trip to the southern parts of India can be a great experience with spiritual destinations like Pondicherry, Tirupathi, Kanchipuram,Tanjore, Chidambaram, Trichy, Trivandrum, Madurai, and Kanyakumari. Tamil Nadu is the best place to visit if you are looking for that spiritual bliss in the form of travel. The temples in the state are the true specimens of magnificence and elegance.
There are several temples in different parts of south India but some places are more popular and significant than the others like the Nataraja Temple and the Aurobindo Ashram in Pondicherry. The city of Tanjore, also known as Tanjavur boasts of some famous temples like the Meenakshi temple which dates back to more than 4000 years and has excellent architectural brilliance. and the Brihadeswara temple. The Brihadeswara temple is in fact also recognized as the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. It is more than 1000 years old and represents the might of the Chola dynasty. The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva.

Meenakshi Temple, Madurai

Meenakshi Temple, Madurai

There are also many other places to check out in Tanjore like the Gandhi Museum, Great Tank and the King Tirumala’s Palace.
Trichy on the other hand is one of the most visited locations in south India tourist places. The major reason behind the popularity of this place is the strategic location of the city next to the Cauvery River. The rock fort temple is one of the major attractions of Madurai. On its way, you can also stop at the Vinayaka temple and the Thayumanaswamy temple. When you are in Madurai, do not miss a visit to the Ramanatha Swamy temple.
Rameswaram is a small island in the coast of Tamil Nadu and is connected to the mainland of India by the longest bridge. Tirupati has the masterpiece of Dravidian Architectural style in the temple of Lord Venkateswara. It attracts tourists from all parts of the world and it is also one of the wealthiest temples in India.
If you are the spiritual kind as a person, you can always go for the exotic locales of the south India trip. Some of the must visit temples in the southern parts of India include the kala Kshetra in Mylapore and the Lord Venkateshwara temple in Tirupathi. When you are at Kanchipuram, you should drop by the Sri Kamakshi Temple.

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