Ekambareshwarar Temple is located in kanchipuram in the state of Tamilnadu, India. Ekambareshwarar Temple is one of the famous Hindu temple dedicated to lord Shiva. The primary deity of this temple is Ekambaranathar.
"Kamakshi Amman Temple" is the consort of Ekambareshwarar temple. The original name of the Ekambarshwarar Temple is "Arulmigu Kanchi Ekambaranathar Thirukoil".Panguni Uthiram is the most famous festival in this tempe. Ekambareshwarar Temple was created by pallava,chola kings. Shiva worshiped as linga in this temple. Ekambareshwarar Temple is one of the PanchaBoothasthalams which represents five elements Earth, air, Water, Sky and Fire that's why the shiva linga also called as Prithivi linga representing Earth. This temple is very ancient and powerful temple in India. The Temple is very big one and also famous for sculpture. One notable feature in this temple is Airam kaal Mandapam, or the "hallway with a thousand pillars", which was built by Vijayanagar Kings. He is referred to as Tazhuva kuzhainthaar("He who melted in her embrace")in Tamil. Navagraha of this temple is very popular and believed to be very powerful.