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Thyagraja Temple Tiruvarur

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Thyagraja Temple Tiruvarur (Photo Courtesy: Kasiarunachalam)

Thiruvarur has been one of the five traditional capitals of the Chola empire and home to 11th century Thyagraja temple. The temple complex of 33 acres is one of the biggest in India. Thyagraja temple is home to chariot festival in April. The chariot weighing 300 tonnes and measuring 90 feet height is the largest in Tamil Nadu

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Temple or Holy Place, Heritage Site (Lord Shiva, Heritage Temple)

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