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Suriyanar Koil

Navagraha Sthalas | 1 Km From Tirumangalakkudi, Kumbakonam, India
+91 435 247 2349
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temple at aaduthurai....

the suriyanar temple is located about 15 kms north of kumbakonam...highly crowded on weekends... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rajapalayam, India
Part of Navagraha temple

This temple is devoted to Sun god (Surya) and has other eight grahas as included in the temple... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bengaluru, India
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Navagraha Sthalas | 1 Km From Tirumangalakkudi, Kumbakonam, India
+91 435 247 2349
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the suriyanar temple is located about 15 kms north of kumbakonam...highly crowded on weekends'... temple maintained we.. a must see place...

Thank karthicksudarsan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This temple is devoted to Sun god (Surya) and has other eight grahas as included in the temple. Quite important from that point. It is not very clean and devotees are huddled in two croweded queues (one free, one Rs 20) - then you will...More

Thank karthikb1973
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This one being the center of the Navagraha temple has the advantage of having all the Navagraha lords positioned individually around the main deity(Sun). So if you cant run around to different navagraha temples, you may please come here have the darshan in one shot....More

Thank Ajithsarma
Reviewed 6 August 2017

this is one of the navagraha temple it in between kumbakonam and mailadurutai.i visited in the morning.nearly 2000 years old.only 2 sun temples in india.one is in here and the other is in konark.the difference is there is no idol worship in konark but here...More

Thank raja p
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Located near to Aduturai railway station at a distance of 2kms. It is in between Kumbakonam and Mayiladurutai railway line. It is one of Navagraha Sthalam which is for Lord Suryanayar. Sunday it will be crowded as lot of people who have to do pooja...More

1  Thank Reetesh K
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Visited the temple in the evening time and it's a huge number of devotees there. The queue is really long and very hot too. There are two stalls selling merchandise.

Thank abhik_fe
Reviewed 7 June 2017

The temple is visited to wipe off doshas / some obstacles in the Jatakam and worshipping these Navagrahas will wipe of those small obstacles prevailing and it is widely believed that wishes will happen really.

Reviewed 16 April 2017

visited this 1500 yrs old temple with family in april 17. the temple has all navagraha deities. and has a wonderful architecture ...lot of shops outside temple who are selling the prasadam as offerings for temple. there are shops inside as well .. so better...More

2  Thank Arjunsharmaarmy
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Last September 2016, we went to this temple staying in Sithi Residency, Kumbakonam as we are from Coimbatore. This is our second time visit to this temple. on your entry, at left, cash counter is there. you can buy tickets for all ten Deities (nine...More

Thank Moondraavathu K
Reviewed 31 March 2017

There is no maintainance in temple .No development by the Government for the temple.Beggars are disturbing around

Thank Udiyana Nanjund... R
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Thirunelai n
23 April 2017|
Response from Arjunsharmaarmy | Reviewed this property |
i think it's from morning 5 till 8 in evening..
28 February 2015|
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Response from Durgaprasad R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Being the Sun Temple normally Sundays are crowded. On other days it should take between 30 to 45 mts. At that temple there also the other 8 grahas. You can get a package deal for the archana's for all the 9 grahas.