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Vallakottai Murugan Temple

Address: Kanchipuram | SH 57, Sriperumbudur, India
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Type: Religious Sites, Sights & Landmarks
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This temple is in a village called Vallakkotai near Sriperumbudur, about 50 KM from Chennai on Chennai Bangalore highway. Here Murugan is blessing with his consorts - Valli and Deivayanai. He is called 'Koadai Andavar' in Tiruppugazh by Sri Arunagirinathar. There are seven hymns about Him in Thiruppugazh. He is the tallest Murugan idol in India; about 9 feet tall.... More 

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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

the temple is very old, few hundred years old, the Lord was very big, people were very devoted, the whole place exuded divinity

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Chennai (Madras), India
4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

It was wonderful visit, we started from Patna after noon, reached Sathya Grand Resorts in the evening by pre booked car, checked into hotel and came to see Murugan Temple at 7.30pm , it was awesome n so beautiful temple in evening light. We did prayer , darshan and saw the kopiram, prayer and then back to hotel. Morning again... More 

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