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Divine place on earth

If there is a place on earth which I admire most its Sathuragiri. Its so divine place and you can... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2018
Chennai (Madras), India
Trekked to the top, green valley for a divine dharsan of Lord Shiva @ 1100 MASL

Having heard a lot of inspiring stories about the mysterious sqaure shapped hill [i.e, so called... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
Senthil Raja A
Varanasi, India
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Saptur R.F, Srivilliputhur 625705, India
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

after seeing reviews and was blessed to start I planned for solo trip on 7th Sep.when i started to book train ticket my wife wishes to join with my 12 yrs child.Again call came from mother aged 72 yrs that she is willing to take...More

5  Thank sureshvaradarajan
Reviewed August 15, 2018

If there is a place on earth which I admire most its Sathuragiri. Its so divine place and you can visit it only when you are blessed. Whenever I go, I feel I am blessed. I am giving a detailed write up for all who...More

5  Thank DilipNarayanan78
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Having heard a lot of inspiring stories about the mysterious sqaure shapped hill [i.e, so called SATHURA(square)GIRI(hill)], of western ghat of Theni range, we in a group of three, reached the base of hill THANIPAARAI a small village located 80km from Madurai. Forced to stay...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Folk, I read ur feedback abt saduragri trip,I am admire and respectful ur believe.i planning to go after 2 week (15 of August 2018) If I go thaniparai directly,can I start my journey or is there any permission obtain from forest department. If somebody have...More

5  Thank 827balag
Reviewed July 13, 2018

Sathuragiri is a highly spiritual place full of mystique. It is considered as one of three abodes of Shiva in South India. Accessing from Srivilliputtur via Thanipparai, the climb to the top where two Shiva temples are situated is tough and arduous for novices. Locals...More

3  Thank JayM3155
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Not everybody can take this trip is what I believe. For people known to me have made so many attempts to take this trip (max is 6 times) ultimately it is only the 6th time that they were able to take this trip. This was...More

2  Thank PMN21
Reviewed April 15, 2018

Sathuragiri Hill is well known for Sundara Mahalingam and Santhana Mahalingam Temples. Two of us started from Madurai by car and reached the base by 1 pm on 14.08. 2017. Forest officials checked our bags for plastic. We started our trek after praying to Karupusamy....More

4  Thank AbrahamP315
Reviewed March 22, 2018

a beautiful , serene and a spiritual spot full of adventurous too... it took around 5 hours to reach sathuragiri temple to reach from thaniparai for an average speed trekker. for elders it took around 7 hours but what really amazing is even elders and...More

1  Thank bulletgenes
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

Until you reach watrap you wouldn't realise what's in-store , the moment you enter thaniparai village the entire eco system changes you are in midst of nature suffused with divinity . Govt can completely ban trekking in these hills to leave it undisturbed . Lot...More

1  Thank meghashyam
Reviewed December 7, 2017

had a nice darshan cum trekking experience while travelling to the temple via the mountains and rocks and everyone should visit this temple.

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May 26, 2017|
Response from Saravanan2014 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You can visit this temple during non rainy days. As South West monsoon is not in full swing and raining is less you can visit now.Forest department also restricting devotees during rainy days.
March 5, 2017|
Response from Pradeep kumar S | Reviewed this property |
It will be open only on before and next day of full moon day/ No moon day. before starting you can call to the temple administration...