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Address: Inside Meenakshi Amman Temple, Madurai, India

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AMAZING ART !!!!

Wow, what a fantastic place !!!! Well preserved sculptures. Beautiful workmanship. Unbelievable details by the sculptors of the bygone era. See the workmanship to believe it... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Wow, what a fantastic place !!!! Well preserved sculptures. Beautiful workmanship. Unbelievable details by the sculptors of the bygone era. See the workmanship to believe it. History soaked environment and well maintained by the temple staff. Enjoy a piece of history in its finest form.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

I born in madurai and lived there for 22 years. Every time i visit meenakshi temple. iw ill see this place as new with exictement

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

I liked the great mandabam for its architecture and 996 pillars. Great and Peaceful place to sit and enjoy the historical monument.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Great piece of architecure - 1000 pillared hall. I remember seeing this in my childhood - all open, free access, in all its pristine glory. The place now covered up, with an access fee, converted to a museum of sorts. Lost its original beauty now because of this conversion to a museum

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Thousand Pillar Hall, Located inside the Meenakshi Amman Temple Madurai. Pretty silent and mind blowing Architectural place inside the Temple. Each pillars have been sculptured with variety of designs and it has its own stories. You can also locate the replica of the Meenakshi amman temple being kept at this place and its a must visit when ever you are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Wonderful stone sculptures kept in this Mandapam that houses the giant Dancing Nataraj in the centre of it. However, the number such statutes is dwindling day by day as there were many more earlier. Government and Temple authorities need to care for marinating the ancient treasure.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

This is the hall of a thousand pillars, as its Tamil name indicates. The pillars are an joy to see - both for their wonderful sculptures as well as the geometric precision of their placement.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

This is located inside Meenakshi amman temple. Once you enter Meenashi amman temple it will lead to this mandabam. It has ancient articles displayed around the mandapam built with 1000 pillars.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

This Mandapam is an integral part of Shri Madurai Meenakshi Temple. This project is an ancient architectural magic, which attracts millions of travellers in a year.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Located within the famed Meenakshi temple. An architectural marvel in it's own right. Called as the "Hall of thousand pillars".

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Address: Inside Meenakshi Amman Temple, Madurai, India
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Madurai

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