Tamil Nadu Temple Run: Chidambaram

An introduction to this Tamil Nadu Temple Run trip

Chidambaram happened to be the first town I visited on this Temple Run trip just because it was closest to Pondicherry, where I started driving from, and on the way to the other towns and temples on the itinerary. I had decided to concentrate on temples in central Tamil Nadu for this trip, and exclude any other aspect of architectural, urban or related interest. This is primarily because this trip was in aid of my evil plan to slowly go through a “life list” of monuments in India as presented in Takeo Kamiya’s “The Guide to the Architecture of the Indian Subcontinent”. Continue reading