This city has its name in the historical myths like Purnas and Vedas. The sculpture of Lord Shiva in the shrine as a dancer and Chola arts all have become as the sign of Hinduism in the later stages. Chidambaram city sprawls across an area of 5 sq.km and is 250 km away from Chennai. This sublime city is renowned for its hoary temples and rich heritage. Chidambaram city extends 11.24 degree North and 79.44 degree east. And according to the map Chidambaram is the eastern-center part of Tamilnadu.