Macheswarar Temple, Kanchipuram
|Architectural style:||Dravidian architecture|
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Macheswarar Temple is dedicated to Hindu God Shiva located at Kanchipuram Town in Kanchipuram District of Tamilnadu. Presiding Deity is called as Macheswarar. This temple was worshipped by Matsya the first Avatar of Vishnu. This temple is situated on the way to the bus stand near the market. After the vaadha performed by Vishnu as Matsya he worshipped this Shiva to come out of the Pavam which surrounded him.
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