Cut by one hour, Athi Varadar darshan only till 9 pm

Kanchipuram Collector P Ponniah has announced that timing for Athi Varadar darshan at the Sri Devarajaswamy temple has been cut down by an hour. Continue Reading

Catch a glimpse of Kanchi Athi Varadar on Day 13 in green silk

On the 13 day of public darshan today, the Athi Varadar idol looked resplendent draped in green silk and was almost covered in mounds of flowers. Garlands made of white lotuses and red roses added beauty to the charming deity. Continue Reading

Day 11: Kanchi Sankaracharya has darshan of Athi Varadar

The charming deity, taken out of the tank of Sri Varadaraja Perumal Temple after 40 years, was draped in orange silk for the day and there were mounds of flowers to decorate the Lord in sayana kolam. Continue Reading

Preparing for Athi Varadar darshan at Kanchi? Check out this video

The video shows how to handle the rush at the temple as lakhs of people are turning up to worship Lord Athi Varadar whose idol has been taken out of the temple tank after 40 years. Continue Reading

Kanchi Athi Varadar public darshan timing extended by two hours

Darshan timing will be from 4.30 am to 10 pm, Kanchipuram Collector Ponniah announced today, and added that the new timings would come into operation from today.  Continue Reading

Athi Varadar darshan in pink silk robes on 8th day (video)

It is 40 years since the last darshan and so the beautiful Varadar idol is drawing people in lakhs. According to sources, in the last eight days, 40 lakh devotees have had darshan of the deity. Continue Reading

Visual guide for easy darshan of Kanchi Athi Varadar (video)

Here is an easy guide on the arrangements made for devotees to offer their prayers to the Almighty at Kanchipuram. Continue Reading

40-year wait ends: Athi Varadar gives darshan at Kanchipuram temple

Tamilnadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit was among the early devotees. Elaborate arrangements have been made by the district administration and HR & CE department for hassle-free entry and exit. Continue Reading

Athi Varadar brought out of temple tank in Kanchipuram

According to locals who witnessed the event, work began at 12 midnight. By 2 am, they had reached the sixth step of the stairway (padi) that is found around the tank. That was when they first sighted the feet of the Lord. Continue Reading