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Uppiliappan Temple, Kumbakonam

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Address: Thanjavur, Kumbakonam, India
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+91 435 246 3385

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Major vaishnavite temple - Peace and Calm

This is one of the primary vaishnavite temple in the kumbakonam region. The temple complex will be very simple but elegant. Few chozha age inscriptions will be found around the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Chennai (Madras), India
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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is one of the primary vaishnavite temple in the kumbakonam region. The temple complex will be very simple but elegant. Few chozha age inscriptions will be found around the temple sanctum sanctorum. If you are at the temple, you should definitely taste the food prepared in the temple without salt (because of some local legends). Major attractions in the... More 

Thank pandbar
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a famous vishnu temple in the region of Tanjore. In Tanjore, it is more of Shiva temples and this is one famous temple for lord vishnu

Thank Priya G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

Uppiliappan (lord vishnu) appeared in this world to marry Markandeya's daughter here ( Bhoomadevi) Temple observes six daily rituals and three yearly festivals. Temple goodf or conducting marriages and getting blessed by lord vishnu

Thank SG Associates K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

This temple is located in Kumbakonam. This is one of 108 divya desam of Lord Vishnu. This temple is famous for Kal Garudar (Garuda Statue) which is said to gain more weight as it taken away from Lord Vishnu and lose weight when take near Lord Vishnu. Temple is built by Cholas and has excellent architecture like any other TN... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016

Uppiliappan Temple is located at Thirunageswaram, at the outskirts of Kumbakonam.This temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu, who is worshiped as Uppiliappan and His Consort Goddess Lakshmi as Bhudevi. This is one of the 108 Divya Desam temple for Vaishnavites.We had the privilege of visiting this temple in September, when we were in Kumbakonam. Uppiliappan is also called as Venkatachalapathi.... More 

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Coimbatore, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

Uppiliappan Temple is a temple dedicated to Hindu god Vishnu, located near Thirunageswaram, which is around 8kms from Kumbakonam in Tamil Nadu. This is one of the 108 Divyadesas of Lord Perumal and has the added reputation of being the birth place Mother Bhoomadevi. It is counted as the 60th among the 108 Divya Desams dedicated to Vishnu. Vishnu is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

All vaishnava temples are good as we were supposed to see 108 temples in our life time the list is on and we have started from Kumbhakonam

Thank Pradeep T
Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

the prasathas offer to lord vishnu are without salt. 15 minutes travel from the hotel they arrange travel facilities too.

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

Uppiliappan swamy Arulmigu Uppiliappan temple is situated at a distance of 7 kms from Kumbakonam in a small village of Tirunageswaram. The main deity is Lord Vishnu in the form of Venkatachalapathi swamy in standing posture as similar to Tirumala temple. Here Prasadam Pulihora and Daddhojanam prepared with out salt.

Thank Krishna1970
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

This temple is very near to raghu navaghara temple.here the main diety is seinivasa they also call this temple as mini tirupati and a must vist place

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