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One of the old and beautiful temple. Lord of Hindu temple. Very powerful god. Beautiful sculpture... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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A must-see temple to adore its sculptures if you love art and history

I have been to this temple quite a few times and every time I re-discover this temple as an unique... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Inside The Vellore Fort, Vellore, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the old and beautiful temple. Lord of Hindu temple. Very powerful god. Beautiful sculpture and unique temple.

Reviewed 5 days ago

I have been to this temple quite a few times and every time I re-discover this temple as an unique museum of fine crafted sculpture.

Thank AmitavaGuha
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jalakandaeshwarar (Lord surrounded by water) is Shiva and the temple is located inside Vellore Fort. The fort has all protective and defensive measures including an Agali (channel) all around and crocodiles were there, we were told, to prevent enemies crossing over into the fort. The...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the few places a must see in Chennai... Temple was built around 1566 during the time of Veluri Bommi Nripati.

Thank DannG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is located inside the Vellore fort.This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. This temple was built by Vijayanagara Kings.The architecture is very nice.It is one of the best places to visit in vellore.

Reviewed 17 July 2018

The abode of Hindu Deity is that of Lord Shiva, believed to have been constructed during the reign of Vijaynagar Empire is located near the seat of military might that is represented in the form of Vellore Fort. The place is so serene that it...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Surrounded by water and beautiful garden, the Vellore fort Shiva temple is one of the best places to visit.

Thank Sourav R
Reviewed 10 June 2018

The history will not need description in words, if one sees this mammoth architecture and its fine details depicted through every inch of the stone used......

Thank Navin_K_Adarsh
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Very nice historical place. Nice Hindu Ganesh temple. Me and my family full enjoy in this place. Near in CMC, Vellore.

Thank SreeDebanjan
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Worth a visit...not commercial at all...you feel at home with ur inner self and god. Amazing structure

Thank Suman S
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5 December 2016|
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Response from Sushant K | Reviewed this property |
It's really close to CMC Vellore around 15-20 min of walking distance. Temple is inside the Vellore fort. The best way to be there is by walking if you are coming from CMC Main gate go straight for around 10 min, you find a... More
17 August 2015|
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Response from Shivkinkar P | Reviewed this property |
Temple timings for all days including public holidays 6.30 AM - 8.30 PM