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Thanumalayan temple - Sthanumalayan Kovil

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Address: Suchindram, Kanyakumari, India
Phone Number: +91-4652-24-14-21

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had not heard about this temple earlier. this is one of KK attractions, though a few kms away from the city. A local pandit agreed to show us the temple (like a paid guide). he... read more

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Gurgaon, India
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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

had not heard about this temple earlier. this is one of KK attractions, though a few kms away from the city. A local pandit agreed to show us the temple (like a paid guide). he took us through the temple and did detail the history about the temple and its architecture. we were made aware of striking facts about this... More 

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Virudhunagar, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was the most peaceful and interesting temples I've been to in India. It might have been because we were the only tourists, or because the art and architecture was so amazing, I'm not sure. We got there and my male friend was instructed to take off his shirt as we gave our cameras to the man at the front... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Close to KK. Just 11 KMs. If you want to visit just one temple and something closer to KK, this is the one. Ancient 3500 years old temple with absolute architecture and all Indian Gods.

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good temple and full faith, but people inside especially some middle men are making problem. Their acts disturb us lot

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

"Suchi" means purifying and the place is said to be where" Lord Indra" got purified.The unique thing is, temple has three deities Brahma,Vishnu and Maheshwara in single form hence called "Sthanumalayam".There are many shrines dedicted to various deities in the temple complex.Notable among them are Large Shiva lingam,Large Hanuman idol and vinayaka temple.The navagraha temple has navagrahas on the ceiling,... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thanumalayan Temple is located half an hour away from Kanyakumari. This is a temple where the main God of Hindus - Brahma, Vishnu and Shiv are present in a single idol. One gets darshan and blessing of all these three Gods by visiting this place. There is a very tall statue of Hanuman in the temple. The sculpture work in... More 

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Jaipur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful diety. The expression and the emotion are extremely touching and pleasant. The temple architecture is fabulous. Suggest you take a guide. NOTE: Men have to be bare chested to enter the temple.

Thank BharatKK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thanumalayan Temple is located in Suchindrum which is about 11 km from Kanyakumari city and takes 30 mins to reach. This is a temple dedicated to Tridev - Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesh. The temple is a pure white colored building showcasing awesome architecture. In Thanumalayan temple, we get the darshan of all the three gods namely Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesh... More 

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Tirunelveli, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Suschitharam popularly known to people`s, SIVA, Vishu, Brahma all in one tree, Navagragha idols are in the roof is new architechture did by the dravidian peoples, must see temple of the religious trips.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

a very serene temple. took a local guide who took us around the temple. the sculptures are breath taking.

Thank Sriram R

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