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Thiruchendur Murugan Temple

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Address: Tiruchendur Town, Thiruchendur, India
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Excellent divine place

nice holy place for lord muruga, one of the arupaddai veedu near sea. we will get peace once we entered the temple. big temple , huge crowd. we can stay at temple madam by paying... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
anusuyadevi17
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Chennai (Madras), India
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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

nice holy place for lord muruga, one of the arupaddai veedu near sea. we will get peace once we entered the temple. big temple , huge crowd. we can stay at temple madam by paying meagre amount. There is a locker facility for keeping our luggages

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Such a divine experience in thiruchendur murugan temple. Near a beach there is a slope way to temple where murugan, vinayagar and dhatchinamoorthy sannidhanams are there. Its amazing and there is a lots of crowd when we went to that temple last week. Got a nice darshan. Its one of the aarupadai veedu temple.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

As per my astrologers advice to visit srivaikuntam(thiruvaikundam-an abode of lord VISHNU) to get rid of my problems with my father,i visited srivaikuntam and waiting for bus to depart to tirunelveli .At the bus stand i met one guy(srinivasan) whose name is mine(srinivas).he got a little bit excited after our introductions(when i asked whim which bus will go to tirunelveli)... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Vibrant and rejuvenating environment. Best coastal spot to enjoy . Its more economical , affordable and enjoyable. One of the arupadai ( six major ) temples of lord murugan. It’s ideal to stay at night and enjoy sunrise in ocean. If it possible have a short trip in steamer boat.

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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Temple is divine. Beach with clear and clean water is amazing. Both kids and elders will enjoy because it gives best for both.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

This place is one of the aaru padai veedu....temple location is amazing.... situating very near to sea.... important festival in this temple is soorasamharam....v went for early morning darshan in special entrance...v have to give some datchanai to the priest to do pooja in our name....lot of positive vibration felt in this temple....special pooja for guru bagavan was performing here....if... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016

awesome view of sea. smiling face of lord was captivating. got complete satisfaction and peace of mind.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

This temple is a memory the place where Murugan worshiped Shiva and won a great victory over demon Soorapadman. temple is near beach so people take a bath in salty sea and then worship lord muruga, festival time this place will be very crowded, lots of astrologers will be siting out side temple be careful some are fake and entering... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

Tiruchendur temple is on the sea shore, very close to beach. The beach also is quite nice and gives a grand view of the temple and sea. There are lots of shops all around to do local shopping and eatables. A very good time killer around the temple - beach and shopping! I visited the temple by evening around 5... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

I visited a near by town and rushed to this temple around 8 PM on 14th April 2016 ( happened to be the Tamil New year's day). What a pleasure it was to visit the Tamil God on Tamil New year day. Despite the commercial aspects of the temple, I was flying in the air. Surprisingly, men have to remove... More 

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