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Beautiful temple!!!

Alangudi temple is situated in thanjavur. It's a oldest temple and very peaceful temple. Must... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2018
Chennai (Madras), India
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Apatsahayesvarar Temple, Alangudi or Guru Sthalam

The temple is counted as one of the Navagraha Temples for planet Guru (Jupiter).[6] Tirugnana... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2018
Chennai (Madras), India
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Valangaiman Taluk, Thanjavur 613001, India
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Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Alangudi temple is situated in thanjavur. It's a oldest temple and very peaceful temple. Must visit.

1  Thank anithaaravamuthan
Reviewed May 9, 2018

The temple is counted as one of the Navagraha Temples for planet Guru (Jupiter).[6] Tirugnana Sambandar, a 7th-century Tamil Saivite poet, venerated Apathsaheswarar in ten verses in Tevaram, compiled as the First Tirumurai. Appar, a contemporary of Sambandar, also venerated Annamalaiyar in 10 verses in...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Nearly 20 kms from Kumbakonam and need to travel thro narrow road from Kumbakonam to mannarkudi. A divine place and a special place for Lord dakshinamurthy. One of the navagraha temple. Crowded on Thursday. Small parking available. Visit abathsahayeeswarar first and then dakshinamurthy. Must see...More

1  Thank chitharanjanl
Reviewed April 17, 2018

Guru, the Jupiter god worshipped as Dakshina Moorthy many people visit this popular temple during Jupiter transit Temple opens from 8 a.m to 1 p.m evening 5 to 9 p.m you can light the ghee lamps and go around 21 times with your prayers

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Reviewed April 13, 2018

We visited this temple as it is the birth planet of myself and my husband. Worth the trip- a beautiful temple

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Reviewed April 2, 2018

Nice temple has to be visited on Thursday. Quite and can be spent a half day. There are no restaurants so we have to travel till Kumbakonam for breakfast or lunch but there are few coffee shops.

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Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

Worshipped A/m Vinayagar,Yelavarkulazhi Abathsagayeswarar, Murugan and Lord Guru on the auspicious day of Masimagam. Very much pleased to see the Gods on sandal paste covering. The 'Guru' temple was decorated with serials. Car parking also available

Thank Muthukrishnan S
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Among the Navagrahas, Alangudi is the abode of guru (jupiter) and is designated as a guru sthalam near kumbakonam (17 kms). it is an half an hour drive from kumbakonam town. It is a small beautiful village (typical) and the temple is resplendent with the...More

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Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

Sri dakshinamurthi is very famous here , lord Shiva temple is ancient and hallowed . It's part of nava graha temples . It represents Guru .

Thank meghashyam
Reviewed October 22, 2017

A good and interesting visit - beautiful architecture and well wort a visit , to avoid large crowds - visit towards the late afternoon

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September 18, 2017|
Response from 225balasubramanians | Reviewed this property |
As the place is a rural area, I am not sure about the amenities. But the place is at about a distance of around 16 k.ms. only from Kumbakonam enroute Mannargudi, you could have better facilities at Kumbakonam.
January 26, 2017|
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Response from PrasadB196 | Reviewed this property |
Yeah..Its allowed:-)
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Response from yssen3037 | Reviewed this property |
Temple are crowded during guru peyarchi transit days and also on thursdays. Other days are less crowded. There is special entrance ticket cost rs100 if you want fast access to darshan.