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| Solaimalai Hill, Madurai 625001, India
+91 90800 25105
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Everything about a visit to this temple is wonderful. The road passes through sleepy towns and villages with endless fields of paddy. The location itself has 3 temples. Right on top is the Amman (Devi) temple with a natural spring. You can drink the spring...More

Thank rohitashwa18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is so peaceful and alone place and that it is a great architecture I felt very happy by visiting here

Thank Abhilash K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best pilgrim also nice change of atmosphere to visit for Tropical Madurai people, to climb hill and relieve of stress from day to day life.

Thank GanapathySundram
Reviewed August 30, 2018

I was lucky on the day I went, there was no crowd and it was peaceful without any disturbance and people. Though I could not get Alagar dharshan since they have closed the main door of the lord alagar as they are performing some rituals....More

Thank ArunR1097
Reviewed August 28, 2018

I feel very lucky each time i visit this temple .Its at the foothills of Pazhamudhir solai... a very beautiful temple. The ayyanar temple at the entrance is very special and you can feel all the negative vibes in you going away when to step...More

Thank kalpalatha
Reviewed August 24, 2018

Nice drive.. decent parking spots... perumal darshan was good. went on a sunday.. so many people .. especially people sacrificing goats in the entrace of the temple.. we obviously saw manjal thanni sprayed on the goats, but werent sure where they were sacrificed. i wouldnt...More

1  Thank Rajagopal S
Reviewed August 16, 2018

This temple is located about 20 Kms from madurai. There are frequent buses from Periyar bus stand to Alagar Kovil. We took bus No: 44 from periyar bus stand to Alagar Kovil and the journey takes about 20 minutes. Many pilgrims first pray to karrupaswamy...More

1  Thank gpradeepshenoy
Reviewed July 30, 2018

This heritage temple is huge and is built in the foot hills of Alagar Malai close to Madurai. The temple complex itself is huge with ample parking and shops. Abode of God Kallazhagar, this temple is renowned. Temple is around nature and worth a visit.

Thank sridharan2013
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

This temple is little far from City. During chittrai festival in the month of April the God will get into the vaigai river which is a great car festival. There won't be any rush other times. I was here for my niece head shaving ceremony.We...More

1  Thank muthukrish2000
Reviewed July 20, 2018

Lakhs of People have this Perumal as Family Deity. HE steps down to Vaigai River in April every year. Must visit. Above hill is Lord Muruga Palamthirsolai too !

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August 11, 2018|
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Response from PSK2810 | Reviewed this property |
The trip will take 2 days. After completion of dharshan at Madurai, reach Rameshwaram. Overnight Stay - Dharshan next day early morning. Leave for kanyakumari - 4-5 Hrs drive. If you reach by afternoon complete visiting the... More
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Response from Su M | Reviewed this property |
This is 17 km from Madurai. The time spent here depends on your interest in the sculpture and details of architecture! Each piece of stone thrown around this huge complex has a unique carving and you may wonder how those... More