We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Divine

Massive temple with the Lord on a small invisible hillock where great saints like Ramanujar and... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2017
yesarar
,
Chennai (Madras), India
A MUST SEE IN THIS CITY

Make sure you visit the part on the left hand side, called the wedding room. Done on the 7th... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2017
YinYang01
,
Lyon, France
Read all 25 reviews
35
All photos (35)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“pillar hall”(3 reviews)
“single stone”(2 reviews)
“lord vishnu”(3 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
85°
74°
Oct
82°
72°
Nov
82°
69°
Dec
Contact
Kanchipuram, India
Website
Reviews (25)
Filter reviews
16 results
Traveler rating
10
4
1
0
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
10
4
1
0
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews pillar hall single stone lord vishnu ropes chain saints pillars queue century temple
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 16 reviews
Reviewed December 22, 2017

Massive temple with the Lord on a small invisible hillock where great saints like Ramanujar and Desikan prayed. A definitively must visit temple

Thank yesarar
Reviewed September 18, 2017

Make sure you visit the part on the left hand side, called the wedding room. Done on the 7th century it is said to have 100 carved poles. All in stone but some of them make a metal sound when knocking them. If it is...More

Thank YinYang01
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

The Devarajaswami Temple was constructed in the period by Vijaynagar kings. It is devoted to the Hindu god Lord Vishnu.You can see the ornamented engraved pillars. This Temple once a marriage hall that was built in remembrance of the marriage between Lord Vishnu and Goddess...More

2  Thank Latheesh C
Reviewed April 5, 2017

Recently, I have been to Devarajaswami temple also known as Varadharaja swamy temple along with my mom & Vijaya Chitti. It was a huge temple with 100 pillar hall looks gorgeous. The temple is one of the celebrated Vaishnave Divyadesams, and have been visited by...More

Thank SangeethaAnbalagan
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Arrived here when it was closed, but saw the chains carved from a piece of granite on corners of buildings and the pillars with warriors on horseback. Photos of main white Gopuram with other building tops in various angles turned out well.

Thank Robert H
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Sri Devarajaswami temple can be combined with other Divya desams like Sri deepa prakasar , Sri sonavannam seida perumal , Sri ashta buja Karam , Sri azhagiya singar temples . All are close to each other .

Thank meghashyam
Reviewed December 28, 2016

Also know as the Varadaraja Perumal temple, it is one of the Divya Desams and a must visit for most on temple tours. The 100 pillar hall is gorgeous and the story behind Athi varahar is fascinating. But the temple is horribly managed and the...More

1  Thank Divya7
Reviewed December 26, 2016

Parvati is known as Kamakshi Amman here and this temple is one of the Shakti Peethas. The temple is currently undergoing renovation and is getting ready for Kumbha-abhisekham. Many of the places in this temple is closed for Darshan and other makeshift arrangement is made...More

Thank BalaHier
Reviewed November 4, 2014

Counted as one of the 108 divya desams in India. The temple is huge and Lord Devaraja is the main deity The Goddess here is beautifully carved. The Chakkarathazvar sannidhi opposite the temple kulam is worth seeing. The kulam is big. Athi varatharaja perumal statue...More

3  Thank S R V
Reviewed January 31, 2013

i wil go often to this temple at every saturday along with my friends since it nearest to my home, the highlight of this temple is perumal wil b nearly wil similar to thirupathi.

5  Thank vinoth11
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Devarajaswami Temple staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines