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Address: Nagapattinam District | Near Mayiladuthurai, Thanjavur, India

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Mercury Temple - Thiruvenkadu Bhudan

This is one of the Navagraha temple. Visited in the month of July 2016. This places is near Thiruvenkadu. No crowd when visited around in themorning. Had a good darshan. Had gone... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2016
Bengaluru, India
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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed July 14, 2016

This is one of the Navagraha temple. Visited in the month of July 2016. This places is near Thiruvenkadu. No crowd when visited around in themorning. Had a good darshan. Had gone through 1 day Navagraha package. Small temple kept clean. Main diety over here is Shiva. And statue of Bhudha is also beautiful. Wednesday is the day for Budha... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed April 19, 2016

This place is called Thiruvenkadu and it is one of Navagraha Temples Meant for Puthan ..Must Visit place

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed November 19, 2015

This is the Navagraha temple for Mercury/ Budhan. Wednesday is a special day. Always make note of the temple timings. Ensure that the driver is aware of all the routes as all these Navagraha temples are in villages.

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Reviewed October 8, 2015

The temple is near sirkazhi at a place known as tiruven kadu. This is a very big temple and one has to walk a lot to go through the temple.The main deity is sundareswar and godess is brahma vidya. this is a padal stalam.the temple is more than 2000 years old. there is a separate sannadhi for budhan.the siva is... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed July 24, 2015

We missed the temple timings and reached after 8 PM. So had to make another visit from Kumbakonam. Budha is the Lord for education and hence people visit here with the kids. You can buy ghee lamps inside the temple. Huge area so be prepared to walk a bit. Facilities are sparse around - so we headed back to KBK... More 

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Navi Mumbai, India
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Reviewed July 17, 2015

The budhan temple is one of the navgrahas temple. The uniqueness of this temple lies in Brahma worshipping and herbal oil offering.

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Kodaikanal, India
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Reviewed September 25, 2014

This is another temple dedicated to Budha or Mercury. The special poojas and archanas are held here every Wednesday, as the day is considered to be favoured by Budha. Among the idols and images of all the Hindu gods present here, the image of Lord Shiva with five faces i.e. Easanam, Tatourusham, Aghoram, Vamadevam and Satyojatam, is the main attraction.... More 

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