2017-10-03 (2), Kangeeswarar Temple, Kangeyanallur, Vellore
2017-10-03 (2), Kangeeswarar Temple, Kangeyanallur, Vellore

Kangeeswarar Temple, Kangeyanallur, Vellore

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Architectural style:Dravidian architecture
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 Kangeeswarar Temple is a Hindu Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva located at Kangeyanallur in Vellore District of Tamilnadu. This Temple was built during the time of Chola rulers, as testified by inscriptions here. Much of the present structure is the result of renovations in the 20th century. The annual Brahmotsavam here is celebrated in the month of Panguni, one month after that at the Subramanyar temple; other festivals celebrated here include Arudra Dharisanam, Aani Tirumanjanam and Maha Shivaratri.


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The Temple is located at about 2.5 Kms from Kangeyanallur Road Bus Stop, 5 Kms from Katpadi, 4 Kms from Vellore, 27 Kms from Arcot, 25 Kms from Ranipet and 140 Kms from Chennai. Nearest Railway Stations are located at Katpadi (4 Kms) and Vellore (8 Kms). Nearest Airport is located at Chennai (130 Kms).

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See also  Bala Murugan Temple, Rathnagiri, Vellore

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