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Palani Murugan Temple

Palani, Dindigul District, Palani 624601, India
+91 90433 25105
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Famous temple in palani

The temple can be reached by three ways , through steps , ropecar and winch. For the winch option... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Other than the pujaris' demanding "money" at the very santum santorium shabbily, the whole... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Chennai (Madras), India
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Palani, Dindigul District, Palani 624601, India
+91 90433 25105
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Reviewed yesterday

The temple can be reached by three ways , through steps , ropecar and winch. For the winch option one can opt for 15 or 50 rupees ticket per perspn. Similarly , inside the temple, there are options for free darshan and special darshan ....More

Thank kalpu28
Reviewed 2 days ago

Other than the pujaris' demanding "money" at the very santum santorium shabbily, the whole experience of visiting Palani and having a great darshan of Dhandayudhpani is awesome. Something needs to be done to those culprits spoiling the image of the religious sentiments - they are...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I went to Palani Murugan Temple. The Palani Murugan Temple is one of the six prominent Murugan Temples in Tamil Nadu. It is believed that Lord Karthikeya left his luxury life of Kailash and came here to gain knowledge. It is great place to go.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Palani Hill temple is located is dindugal district,Tamil Nadu, INDIA. It's has 1000 steps to reach the top hill of the temple. 2way path is there one is "Yanai adi pathai" which means a narrow path straight to hill. Another one is zig zag path....More

Thank Samueljebaraj24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wanted to recommend a service for quick darshan. Attaching a pic of a Business Card. Vijaya, an enterprising woman, helped us throughout, of course, for a fee. Highly recommended!

9  Thank K S R
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Clean and well maintained temple, despite the crowds. Staff were very courteous. The Cable car facility is good for people who cannot climb the steps, but the charge of Rs.50 is a ripoff. Stick to buying the Rs.15/- ticket. However the cable car drops you...More

1  Thank VijayraghavanT
Reviewed 6 November 2017

One among the famous 'arupadai murugan temples', located on top of the hill. Option to reach by winch rail or rope way other than the conventional walk way or steps. Prasadam offered by the temple 'panchamrutham' is very nice. Usually crowded. You can opt for...More

Thank SachuChachu
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

A beautifully crafted temple on the top of a mountain . free parking facility is available. The temple has got cable car and train facilities for old and handicapped people. Should be alert because monkeys are roaming around and can take out food that is...More

Thank Abhi_989898
Reviewed 14 October 2017

This temple is situated on a small hill. To reach the top there are few options like using the 693 steps to the top -which a normal person will take 20 to 30 min to reach the top,or using the elephant path- where steps can...More

5  Thank gopa k
Reviewed 9 October 2017

One of the ARUPADAI VEEDU (6 prmonent temples) of Lord muruga. Temple is on a small hill , around 600 + steps to climb. Not so tough to climb. Still, Winch and cable car options are also there to reach. Try to get tickets from...More

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Devi R
18 October 2017|
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Response from kkesavan1978 | Reviewed this property |
Why do you pay such touts?!!! There is a very good pilgrim info center that gives excellent guidance to tourists... There are touts and brokers all over our country who are always ready to cheat the gullible... is it not up... More
Suguna P
8 October 2017|
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Response from kkesavan1978 | Reviewed this property |
There is a guy called Balan... 09791500513. He should be able to get you quick darshan... he is expensive but reliable. All the best...
9 September 2017|
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Response from Prabu2806 | Reviewed this property |
@ JInudev, Other than Rope car and paid queue. There is another option name as winch.