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Jambukeswarar Temple

Tiruchirappalli, India
+91 431 223 0257
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Tiruchirappalli, India
+91 431 223 0257

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Managed by Devasthanam . Jambukeswarar - Akhilandeswari Temple is a must when you visit Tiruchirappalii. Ancient Jamun Tree ( Sthala Vruksha) , hence Jambukeswar ( Shiva) . Associated with mythology of Spider and Elephant who worshipped Lord Shiva and attained Moksha

Reviewed 1 week ago

Famous Shiva Temple complex in Tiruchirapalli. The temple was built by Kocengannan (Kochenga Chola), one of the Early Cholas, around 1,800 years ago. Presiding deity is Lord Shiva in the form of Jalalingam (Water)one of the panchbhoota lingas located in this temple. Serene atmosphere, Clean...More

Thank Mohan Rao P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This a famous shiva temple in trichy . Srirangam balaji(perumal) templ is alsi nearby. in this temple complex akilandeswari(parvati) temple is also there . built during chola kings days. more than 1500 years old

Thank annathurai
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the pancha bhuta lingams. Located only a couple of kms from the Srirangam Ranganatha temple. Parking is available right at the entrance , which is a big relief. Limited crowd though it was Karthika maasam. Again another gem , visual treat and reminisence...More

Thank FoodieYogiKrishna
Reviewed 11 October 2017

There are many temples in and around Tiruchirapalli. The disadvantage in other temples is the commercialization of highest order, which prevents you from concentrating on only worship. But this temple is a pleasant exception.

Thank 452Sridhar
Reviewed 3 October 2017

this is one of the pancha bhuta temple in tiruchirapalli..the temple place belongs to Water importance.1800 years old temple.before going to darshan we have to cross water in the temple premises.

Thank raja p
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

The sanctum santorum of the temple is so serene that if once you sit for half an hour you are really in peace. The eternal peace is the Hallmark of this Temple premises.

Thank drkedar
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This temple , though lesser known one in Trichy compared to Srirangam and Rock fort temple is considered as one of the five pancha-bhootha Siva temples in south India. Here myth is Lord Siva is in the form of teacher while lordess Parvathi as his...More

Thank Ajithsarma
Reviewed 14 September 2017

As the name implies, God Jambukeswara takes the form of Water in this place, one of the five Panchabootha Sthalas of God Siva. His consort is Akhilandeswari and she is small and beautiful. The Sanctum Sanctoram is full of Water and when river Cauvery is...More

1  Thank r_aadhirai66
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Om Namasivaya. I am no one to review God's Home, But this review for people who visit temples for more than just Prayers.To begin with,for people visiting for prayers, This is a must visit as it's one of Pancha Bootha Sthalam (One of the 5...More

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Response from P_Arulselvan | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I do not know any hotels very near to this temple. But good hotels are there near junction (which I know of)--SRM, Grand Gardenia, Breeze (Jenny's) are examples. From junction, by bus, it takes about 45 minutes. Buses go... More