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One of the oldest temples in Tamilnadu with Heritage value with this Sivan temple.

We, my family of 3 adults, visited this famous temple in Vedaranyam on 23.06.2018, Saturday evening... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2018
Chennai (Madras), India
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The temple is hardly 500 metres from Bus stand of Vedaranyam which is 45kms drive from Nagapattinam... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed June 27, 2018

We, my family of 3 adults, visited this famous temple in Vedaranyam on 23.06.2018, Saturday evening at 5.00pm. Not much crowd. We entered the temple through East Madha st.One of the Saptha Vidangan temple, Lord Siva here is praised and prayed as Maraikadar. or Thirumarai...More

1  Thank rasa006
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

The temple is hardly 500 metres from Bus stand of Vedaranyam which is 45kms drive from Nagapattinam town. The shrine of God Shiva is very beautiful but for lack of patronage, the premises remain neglected.

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Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

Kindly read about the history and special features of this beautiful temple and take a note of it before going to temple. Please take your own time.Don't be in a hurry inside the temple. Temple has a lot of facts which I can't explain here....More

Thank Balaraman K
Reviewed November 11, 2016

We visited the Vedaranyeshwarar temple as part of a South Tamil Nadu road trip. The temple is ~3 hours drive from Rameshwaram on the ECR. You can combine a visit to Point Calimere or Kodiyakarai (in Tamil) if you come to this temple This is...More

3  Thank NatrajMali80
Reviewed July 3, 2016

This is a beautiful ancient temple in Vedaranyam town also commonly known as the Vedaranyeswarar Temple and is dedicated to the Lord Shiva.The Sage Agasthiar is said to have a darshan of Shiva and Parvathi's marriage in this place. It is a very big temple...More

2  Thank PremBhavani
Reviewed June 14, 2016

Legendary temple The Two great epic singers sang songs h ere One enjoys the serene location with huge water tank The vedaranyam beach is also near by

1  Thank RVGIYER
Reviewed February 18, 2016

This is the temple where Appar and Sambandar sang songs to open the temple main door. The vedas worshipped Shiva here at the temple and closed the doors. Common people always used a small side door to get into the temple, until Appar and Sambandar...More

1  Thank Kembhootha
Reviewed December 27, 2015

We heard so much about this temple and decided to pay it a visit when visiting the area. I have to admit we were overwhelmed as to how wonderful and grand this temple was. The temple was huge and it had recently gone through a...More

2  Thank V_Alagappan
Reviewed March 26, 2015

Quaint little temple in a quaint little town. Why do I call the temple quaint and little when while it is quaint it is not small at all? This is because the Vedaranyeswarar Temple takes it character from the slow paced town. Or is it...More

5  Thank Renulsr
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