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God of healing

During the Ramayana period, Rama, Lakshmana and Saptarishi have worshipped the deity in this... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2016
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Great Temple of Lord Shiva -Healer of all Ills

We used to visit this temple very often with family members. This is one of the very ancient Shiva... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2016
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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“lord shiva”(4 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Rly Station Road, Vaitheeswarankovil 609117, India
+91 4364 279 423
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Reviewed 1 February 2016

During the Ramayana period, Rama, Lakshmana and Saptarishi have worshipped the deity in this place.[3] There is a pond at this temple called Jatayu kundam (pot of Jatayu having holy ash of Vibhuti). One of the nine planets, Angaraka (Mars), suffered from leprosy and was...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2016

We used to visit this temple very often with family members. This is one of the very ancient Shiva Temples in Tamilnadu. The presiding Deity is Lord Shiva. Thaiyal Nayagi Amman is having a separate Sannidhi. The temple tank is very big with full water....More

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Reviewed 29 December 2015

I had been here at Vaitheeswaran Temple with my family. It is a must visit pilgrimage temple for one and all. This historic temple has a huge temple tank with water in its full . Its a large temple and a very holy temple. This...More

Thank Karthik V
Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

Vaiteeshwaaran temple visit was good and got God blessings. This temple had a pond which cures diseases with pond water.And never go to astrolegers near temple complex which are fake.instead donate money to beggers near temple complex.

Thank Ram K
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Its an old, huge and wonderful temple but very badly maintained. Not sure if this is maintained by the hindu charitable endowments board of the Government of TN or by someother organisation...but this place deserves much better. Walk into the temple, you are hounded by...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2015

This is a huge Shiva temple. Also, this is one of the Navagrahas and Mars (Angarakan) is worshipped here. Lord Vaitheeswaran is known to cure all diseases.

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Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

This temple was recommended by a local, here Shiva resides as Vaitheeshwara. The temple is smaller in magnitude compared to most of the popular temples in Tamilnadu. When here if one is interested in the art of nadi shastra. One may ask around.

Thank icchit s
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18 January 2018|
Response from murugesan k | Reviewed this property |
Roughly 90 minutes by own vehicle 2-2.5 hours by public/govt buses 45 minutes - 1 hour in trains
Satish G
10 March 2017|
Response from Siva M | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, there is almost none. Everyone in one way or the other will induce fear, extort money. But some of them could be >75% accurate. So it is a hit or miss. Also, many of the family members of the original readers... More