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Sivasailam Temple

Karunaiyar River, Tirunelveli, India
+91 94867 78640
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Sivasailam Temple

This temple of lord Siva is located in Village Sivasailam which is 3 km from Alwarkurichi in the... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2017
ayyappanaccet
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Tirunelveli, India
Sivasailam Temple

It's one of the powerful temple located nearby karunaiyar river.Also peaceful place to get bath in... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2016
tyagarajin
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Tenkasi, India
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Aug 22, 2017
“Sivasailam Temple”
Jun 27, 2016
“Sivasailam Temple”
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Karunaiyar River, Tirunelveli, India
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+91 94867 78640
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Reviewed August 22, 2017

This temple of lord Siva is located in Village Sivasailam which is 3 km from Alwarkurichi in the Tirunelveli district. old inscriptions are available on the rocks. It is believed that the statue of lord shiva here is formed naturally without any manual intercepton

2  Thank ayyappanaccet
Reviewed June 27, 2016

It's one of the powerful temple located nearby karunaiyar river.Also peaceful place to get bath in the river and then get into the temple.

Thank tyagarajin
Reviewed June 5, 2016

This temple is located near athri hills. The temple is quite little big and lord shiva blessed saint athri.

Thank sathyaswat
Reviewed March 31, 2016

Siva faces west and sits on the river bed of Kadana River.Water in the river used to be very clean but not any more after the construction of Dam.Visiting during Pradosham days are recommended.

Thank sethuramasamyk
Reviewed October 4, 2015

The Sivasailam temple is situated at Alwarkurichi and we could reach either from Ambai or from VK puram.

Thank Maharajan M
Reviewed July 1, 2015

lord shiva by the river bed temple / good ambience / you can go for little treking on the river to ATHIRI malai which is really challenging for adults not suitable for too young reach by a cab from tirunelveli in 2 hrs.

Thank avudai
Reviewed June 30, 2015

this temple is 7 km from kadananathis dam we need to walk through the water income river of kadana nathi dam, one akaya ganga is also available at this temple but we are very careful about wild animals while we treking to this temple and...More

1  Thank tutyssk
Reviewed May 6, 2015

Paramakalyani,the Daughter of Athri maharishi was married to Sivasailanaadhar and is the main deity here.Naadha devatha Lingaroopa Sivasailanaadhar is silence embodied shruti sudhdha music devinity.The music is silently ringing all over the world in many atmans as brilliant engineers doctors and scientists .I am one...More

2  Thank narayanan a
Reviewed January 14, 2015 via mobile

West facing siva temple .. people are saying one is in sreesailam Andrapradesh and another one is this. It is located near by Karunai river ..good for taking bath .. big temple ..reasonable clenliness is there .. those who loving to spend a peaceful day...More

6  Thank oshylu
Reviewed November 18, 2014

This huge beautiful Shiva temple is located at Sivasailam. This is around 60km from Tirunelveli. The highlight of the temple is the Lord Shiva is a Swayambu lingam and the back of the lingam has jadamudi(long tresses) . This can be seen though a hole...More

8  Thank Pan_India_Traveller
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Response from oshylu | Reviewed this property |
Sure you can ... There is no very strict norms for visiting .. u may wear dhothi when u enter into sivasailanathar sannithaanam . Opposite side madam having no exclusive rights over this temple. .. don't worry... More
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