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Swamimalai Murugan Temple

Swamimalai 643212, India
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A quaint Murugan temple

This is one of the Muruga temples in tamilnadu with the temple dedicated to Murugan perched on a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bangalore, India
Standing, majestic Muruga

This is one of the most important of the 6 temples in the Aarupadaiveedu trip. We reached the... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Hyderabad, India
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Swamimalai 643212, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago

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

Thank ashwin99
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

Thank happysmile2016
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

Thank RamGanesan
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

Thank SIVA S
Reviewed 14 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 Raghuraman C
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

Thank RagTrips
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This is easily accessible to public, and the several temples in for different gods are built well. But it would be a little difficult for elderly people as one has to climb few high and narrow steps before reaching the place of god.

Thank shiva p
Reviewed 3 February 2017

As part of the Arupadai Veedu temples of Lord Muruga, this temple is one of the most impressive of Murugan temples anywhere in the world. Believed to be the place where Muruga taught his own father (Lord Shiva), don't miss out on visiting this temple...More

Thank Vignes C
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

One of the six temples for Lord Muruga , Lord is majestic , stairs are there to be climbed . Not that much of crowd . Thirumananjeri Thiruvalanchuzhi Patteswaram Thiru kanjanur Sri nama Bodenthral Swamigal Adishthanam are all nearby temples .

Thank meghashyam
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Swamimalai is the fourth Sacred Shrine among the six abodes of Murugan Temples. We personally connected to this holy shrine. Each and Every time we visit here, it gives us immense pleasure and peace of mind. At 6pm , Lord Muruga will be decorated in...More

Thank Surenderan
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