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Auspicious purattasi Saturday trip

The temple is easily accessible by public transport from Villupuram. It’s a temple with rich... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
LakshmiChand
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Kodaikanal, India
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Nice temple

Ulagalantha Perumal Temple - 1 km from the Veerataneswarar temple. This temple is dedicated to Lord... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2017
Karthik R
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Chennai (Madras), India
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Tirukoilur-Asanur Rd | Thirukoilure, Villupuram, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The temple is easily accessible by public transport from Villupuram. It’s a temple with rich cultural heritage and religous importance. Even a quick visit took us an hour- it’s so huge. Famous and old and definitely one of the must see places in the region.

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Reviewed December 31, 2017

Ulagalantha Perumal Temple - 1 km from the Veerataneswarar temple. This temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu - one of the 108 Divyadesams. The temple has massive gopurams - visible few kms from outside the town itself. This is the 3rd tallest tower after Srivilliputhur...More

1  Thank Karthik R
Reviewed November 26, 2017

Near by bus stand. Easy to access. One of the Divyadesam Temple where Lord is in walking posture. It is in the bank of river Then Pennaiyaru.

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Reviewed September 12, 2017

Thirukoilur Ulagalantha Perumal Temple - Rich in culture and heritage; This amazing temple where the initial 4000 Dhivya Prabandhams originated, is in dire straits. Vegetable vendors have encroached the main entrance and set up shops inside the Temple, that the main entrance itself is blocked....More

2  Thank Y1294SYanonymous
Reviewed June 29, 2017 via mobile

Ulagalantha perumal temple has a distinct place in the Tamil Vaishnavite sampradayam.It is in Thirukoilur on the southern bank of River Then Pennaiyaru (Dakshina Pinakini). Thirukoilur is 40 kilometres on the west from Villupuram which is a very busy railway junction in Southern Railway. Thirukoilur...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

A must see temple for all Vishnu devotees. The main Vigraham is so breathtaking. The priests are very helpful for completing archana etc.

1  Thank geesarma
Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

Thirukovilur temple is 37Kms from Villupuram . It is one of the 108 Divya desams . Temple timings are 6 am to 12:30 PM and between 4PM to 8 PM . The main deity is Ulagalantha Perumal . One leg is on the earth and...More

1  Thank Sarannian
Reviewed December 22, 2016

In this temple we worshipped the Perumal very well. There was no crowd. So we were able to see the Perumal very well.

Thank suseelasukumar
Reviewed May 2, 2016

As all divyadesams this one is also a very good one with Perumal giving very good darshan. However it seems there is another smaller shrine which is not open to visitors and hence you need to probably give a tip to watchman or poojari there...More

2  Thank LeisureTravellerB
Reviewed February 26, 2016

This is temple located in tirukoliyur small town near Villupuram (should be 40 kms drive Villupuram), main deity Ulagalantha perumal. One of 10 avathras of maha vishnu. this is temple is part of 108 divya desham of perumal. Main deity is gigantic depicting 1 leg...More

1  Thank PraneshChn
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