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Swamimalai Murugan Temple

Swamimalai 643212, India
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Fourth Abode of Lord Muruga

This is the fourth abode of Lord Muruga. It is one a small hillock. The temple opens at 6 AM and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Pandiaraj P
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Chennai (Madras), India
Swamimalai Murugan Temple

I recently visited this temple with friends.It is one of the six adobe temple of lord muruga.The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
rea2der
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Coimbatore, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the fourth abode of Lord Muruga. It is one a small hillock. The temple opens at 6 AM and close by 12:30 PM; then open again at 4 PM till 9 PM. Generally temple is not crowded, except on auspicious/wedding days, where you...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently visited this temple with friends.It is one of the six adobe temple of lord muruga.The temple is huge and well maintained.The temple holds the rich history and one of the must visit temple.

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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

It is one of arupadai temple. It is powerful temple. Lot of pilgrims are coming for worship during karthikai of every month to fulfil their wish.

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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Neat murugan temple, near kumbakonam, not that crowded, open till 1 pm during morning, then after 4 pm. Anna Dana is superb.

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Reviewed 11 November 2017

This is one of the Muruga temples in tamilnadu with the temple dedicated to Murugan perched on a small hillock. With temples of Meenakshi and Sundereswarar downhill.Very near Kumbakonam in Thanjavur district.and on the banks of a tributary of river CAUVERY. This temple is supposed...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2017

This is one of the most important of the 6 temples in the Aarupadaiveedu trip. We reached the temple at around 7 in the evening from Tiruttani. There is no hill as such but we have to climb 60 steep steps (each representing the Tamil...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Unlike the other five Arupadai Veedu of Lord Muruga one does not have to climb a hill to worship the lord. A fleet of around 60 steps or so takes you into a layered temple at two levels. Located very much close to Kumbakonam, around...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Swamimalai is one among the 6 murugan owned home, it is located in 6kms from kumbakonam,this is not a temple over a hill like other murugan temple just 60steps need to climb to pray the great Lord murugan, we have near by heritage star hotel...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

It was such a great blessing to be seated in front of Lord Swaminatha Swami in the Sannidhi having the Darshan of the splendorous, special Abishekam of the day ! It was so overwhelming ! We were here on the first Sunday of the month,...More

Thank YatriForever
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

I visit almost every year to Swamimalai. Best thing is to witness abhishekam (is a Sanskrit term akin to puja, yagya and arati that denotes: a devotional activity). Temple is open from morning 6 am to 1 PM most of the days. Eveing again from...More

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