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Kurinji Andavar Temple

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Address: Kuringi Andavar Temple Road, Kodaikanal 624101, India

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Most charming temple ever!

I love this temple and have visited many times. It is very neat and tidy which is a huge plus for me. Flowers are sold outside in cute little baskets and they are very reasonably... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Anujamouli
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Madurai, India
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Madurai, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I love this temple and have visited many times. It is very neat and tidy which is a huge plus for me. Flowers are sold outside in cute little baskets and they are very reasonably priced. The place itself is very peaceful and filled with good vibrations. Perfect for prayer or simply contemplation or introspection. Definitely recommend it!

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Tiruchengode, Tamil Nadu, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kurinji Andavar Temple Located near City .,Lord Murugan Samy inside the temple ., All pooja Things you can get easily from out side of the temple., From This temple you can Palani Malain temple

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small temple for Lord Muruga , the hillock is filled with kurunji shrubs , when in bloom the hillock looks wonderful .

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went in the morning first in our trip sight seeing. Chill and Great darshan in kurunji Andavar Temple. There are lot of shops and Enough space for Parking. we cannnot see the Palani because of the Mist but very nice place to visit in kodai.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it is a very well maintained temple.easily approachable by your car.you get a scenic view of palani hills.

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Bengaluru, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A drive into the local village areas. A good experience with the localites. Not a very out of the world experience

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Kota, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to visit for worship..!! Also there are lots of small shop with painting and the wooden art, must see it, also the rate are more than double..!! We bought a art wooden pasted painting from there, initially the person was tell the cost as Rs 3000/- by slowly he came done and bought it on Rs 1300/-..!! You... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Must go if you are visiting Kodaikanal. Along with temple visit, you get a nice view. We could see our hotel from there, my son was very excited. Chettiar park is nearby, cover that as well.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the oldest temples in the Hillock and from where you can view the Palani Temple far below and the breath taking view of Perumal Malai, Villpatti & Pallangi Villages.

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the temple was built by an English Lady who practiced Hinduism. She even changed her name to Leelavati. Small temple. Neat and clean. Good view from the sides of the temple.

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