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Great Siva temple

Located near the Meenakshi temple this is an ancient Siva temple .  The shrine faces the west... read more

Reviewed January 20, 2019
Lucknow, India
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Historically old Shiva temple

Inmaiyil (Immayil) Nanmai Tharuvar Temple is one of the 276 padal petra sthalams of Lord Shiva. The... read more

Reviewed December 8, 2018
Karthik R
Chennai (Madras), India
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Chinnakadai Area, Madurai 625001, India
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Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

Located near the Meenakshi temple this is an ancient Siva temple .  The shrine faces the west direction at this temple. Behind the lingam (Lord Shiva) and Goddess Parvathi are in the sitting posture. This shrine is called ‘boologa Kailash’.The history is as follows -...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 8, 2018

Inmaiyil (Immayil) Nanmai Tharuvar Temple is one of the 276 padal petra sthalams of Lord Shiva. The temple is 5 minutes walk from Madurai Main bus stand. The temple is open from 06:15 to 11:30 and 16:30 to 21:30. This is the temple where Lord...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

This is an old Shiva temple in the city of Madurai. The “pradosham” celebration every month is really grand in this temple. A very big prahara is well maintained.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed August 8, 2018

When it comes to Madurai temples, most people know about Meenakshi temple, Koodal Azahar temple of Tiruparamkundram. This temple is very little know but is age old. Very close to the Koodal Azagar temple, this is a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. A five minute...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed February 27, 2018

This temple is neatly maintained. Premises are very clean. The temple is a perfect place for doing mediation on lord shive.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2017

The temple is very close to Koodal Azhagar koil in the city of Madurai. Here the Lord Shiva is associated with his consort Parvathi and one of the main temples in the Town for Hindu worshippers.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed April 24, 2017

According to the Puranas, The God Shiva is said to have did penance by praying himself to benefit the universe. The name of the God itself conveys this message as to bless the people living on earth. The temple is located about 300 metres from...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed May 4, 2016

First temple to visit in Madurai is Meenakshi amman temple. Next one closer to Meenakshi amman temple is Koodal Azagar Temple. Inmaiyil Nanmai Tharuvar Temple is very close to Koodal Alagar temple and it will take about 5 minutes by walk. At the entrance the...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed April 18, 2016

Excellent Siva temple and here Siva is said to have created his own image and worshipped himself.Facing west.Temple represents EARTH.Sage Patanjali is believed to have performed Yagnas here in this temple.Believed to be very powerful and full fill the reasonable deserving desires of devotees who...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank sethuramasamyk
Reviewed April 1, 2016

This temple is more than 300 years old and owned by private trusts that is well maintained. A good place to meditate and a belief that your sorrows are taken care by almighty Siva and Amman. There is a pond inside this temple and very...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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Mahadevan D
February 15, 2017|
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Usual timings of most of the temple is followed here too, 6am to 12, 4 to 8 30