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Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine

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This temple is near to Madurai and worth visiting, it has colorful gopuram and temple is of Lord Vishnu, Sridevi and Bhudevi. This temple is very clean and clam, visited the... read more

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Hyderabad, India

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This temple is near to Madurai and worth visiting, it has colorful gopuram and temple is of Lord Vishnu, Sridevi and Bhudevi. This temple is very clean and clam, visited the temple in the evening and feels that this is good time as it requires some walking and during the evening you have lot of cool breeze. The colorful lighting... More 

Thank kvsarma
Tiruchirappalli, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

its one of the 108 divya desam ...so divine is too less a word to describe. beware of monkeys.ample carparking available. there is bus facility to pazhamudircholai.

Thank travelsome4
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited this temple in Vaigunda Ekadeshi of Jan 2017. Good experience and with good DARSHAN. Visiting Rakkai temple with holy water, Palamuthir Solai Murugar and Alagar all are gift to every human being.

Thank kanchikaruna
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is about 20 k.ms. away from Madurai, in a natural surrounding. Lord name is Sundara raja perumal who will visit Madurai to witness the annual wedding ceremony of Meenakshi with Sundareswara being held in April, an major event of the place. The temple is at the bottom of the hill and you can climb up to another major... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the ancient temple of Lord Alagarkoil located on the Hill of Madurai, there was no rush and we had a very great darshan of the temple.

Thank chenchuramireddym
Muscat Governorate, Oman
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It famous as Madurai Meenakshi temple among the local people. it can be reachable by bus, taxi or auto. Be careful when leaving kids along as many monkeys are roaming around.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I Visited 1st time. In South India's these also Attraction temple. I Got Good Dharshan when the tourist visit in madurai. Compulsory Need to visit this Temple. Happy journey

Thank vinod s
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

this temple is situated in a fort. at the entrance to this temple is the famous karupusami temple . this temple is situated in the foot hills of payamudir cholai, the sixth abode of Muruga . a small climb up the hill takes you to this temple of Muruga.

Thank Lakshmi B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Perumal is too ravishing and the whole temple is monumental Just in entrance is karupannaswamy temple with numerous swords Prasadam is very good too

Thank rajeshwar g
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

i have visited in mid-November i wounder when i found mango and watermelon near beaches (kanyakumari) and every south temple i found that thing. two houses of lord Muruga is located in the hill beautiful temple located at the foot hills of Azhagar Malai easily reachable from Madurai city

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