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Arunachaleshwara Temple

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Address: Foothills of the Annamalai Hill, Thiruvannamalai 606601, India
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Kirivalam

Me and my friends are going at kirivalam at god arunachaleshware temple at thiruvamalai.that lot of growd is there in that temple. We enjoy the trip

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and my friends are going at kirivalam at god arunachaleshware temple at thiruvamalai.that lot of growd is there in that temple. We enjoy the trip

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Till 26 march tge 48 days mandalabhishekam is conducted 20,50 rs tickets too havs waiting time of minimum 45 minutes, be ready, parking available around the main wall both sides and back so dont try to crowd the front entrance

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

Great temple And we get inner peace despite big crowds. Well planned well maintained temple. Great architecture. Have visited atleast on five occasions and visited after Kumbabishekam now. Great job done .

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

The best treck any body can venture; Thee 1 circle around the temple which also a 'pradakhina' of the Abode takes about 4 hours start to finish; We started the treck around 8 PM and completed at 12 midnight., The entire road is well lit, there a number of eateries open all night, Weather is good and helpful in the... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This temple is considered as one of the Pancha Bhoota Stalams of Shiva temples in South India. This temple represents Lord Shiva manifestation of the element FIRE. The temple has 4 gateway towers called Gopurams. The architectural wonder of a 1000 pillar hall in the temple was build during the Vijayanagar dynasty. Legend has it that the temple took 500... More 

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

This temple complex is huge. Kumbabishegam was done recently and the entire area is maintained well. During the period of our visit, the crowds were nominal. The architecture was a feast for the eyes. One of the must visit places in Tamilnadu.

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This ancient temple reflects the opulence of the South Indian artchitecture . The sheer vastness can of the beautiful temple is mind blowing . The four Gopurams ( entrances )!and the courtyards can hold the countless devotees who come here in bus loads . The devotion rises as you enter his place . The various shrines located within this temple... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited with my family..the temple is very beautiful..don't go during season time too much crowd....you cannot see the temple and get darshan properly...the road to this place is very good...i travelled from chennai also I saw a video in youtube which was very helpful..the title of the video was "Drive to Tiruvannamalai from Chennai(Arulmigu Annamaliyar Temple) full road trip... More 

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Pondicherry, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best holy place ,temple ,saint ramanar lived here grivalam is main attraction on full moon must visit

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

All must visit this temple. Very good architecture, clean, beautiful. People believe it is Power Temple. Should not missed.

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