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Thiruchendur Murugan Temple

Address: Thiruchendur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW

This is one of the Arupadai Veedu of Lord Murugan and located at Town of Thiruchendur near the SEASHORE. Must Visit for all Hindu Devotees. Temple is crowded during Festivals How to Reach : From Tuticorin - 35 Kms South on State Highway SH176 From Tuticorin Airport - 40 Kms South on SH176 From Thirunelveli - 59 Kms South-East on... More 

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Coimbatore, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW

My visit with my family for my younger son's ear borring and mottai was great experience. Swami Darshanam was divine and searshore bath was too god. Near by hotels and lodges prices were reasonable. Coming to the other aspects of the temple maintenance and discipline is very poor. Every where it is money oriented. Almost 80% of poojaris are corrupted... More 

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India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

It is one of the six arupadai veedu of Sri Muruga Perumal and the only arupadai veedu situated along the seashore. Before visiting the temple, one must take bath in the sea and again bath oneself in the Nalikinaru(near the temple) Urchava murthy's face was corrupted due to prolonged exposure to salt water. Legend is that the dutsch tried to... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The visit to Murugan temple in Thiruchendur was simply fantastic. This temple is on the seaside. Have a dip in the sea and then visit this temple. Good sculptures around. It is a bit crowded but the place is divine and filled with positive energy. There is a small temple with Shiva lingams below the main shrine which you should... More 

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COIMBATORE
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

It is located in the eastern end of the town Thiruchendur in the district of Tuticorin, Tamil Nadu, India. It is 60 km south-east of Tirunelveli, 40 km from Tuticorin and 75 km north-east of Kanyakumari.The temple complex is on the shores of Bay of Bengal.The terrain is partially a sandal mountain and sea shore.. The sannathi street of this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

One of the arupadai veedu of lord muruga located near the seashore. Spectacular temple a must see for those visiting tiruchendur. I had been on a kirthigai and lord muruga looked fabulous in Raja alangaram. The temple is open throughout the day.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

It is a nice place preferably visited at evening so that one can enjoy atadjoining beach...different and beautiful architecture

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

One of the best places I often visit as a piligrimage; several times alone and many times with family. It is at the sea shore with beatiful natural scenaries. The localites told me that Lord Muruga is protecting them. Even the Tsunamy waves could not reach Muruga temple's protective walls. It was a miracle for them. Tharakasura , by virtue... More 

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

One of the arupadai veedu of lord muruga located near the seashore. I had a very good time with my family... visiting this temple last year April2013....Lord Muruga is looked very beautiful....i'm Speechless... Here im come again to visit you 2014....

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

I had a very good time with my family visiting this temple. Lord Muruga is very beautiful here and also you can visit the Beach here. But beware of the Priests here, they will take you inside the Temple saying under 200 Rs ticket, but all the money only goes to them.Better but a Rs250 ticket to see the Lord... More 

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