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Adi Kumbeswarar Temple

Valayapettai Agraharam, Kumbakonam 612001, India
+91 97862 84110
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Lord Shiva Temple... Adi Kumbeswarar Temple @ Kumbakonam

Adi Kumbeswarar Temple is very big and ancient Temple in Kumbakonam... Lord Shiva is known to be... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bengaluru, India
Sivan Kovil

This temple is having a good elephant dedicated to God. Beautiful temple to visit in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Reetesh K
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Valayapettai Agraharam, Kumbakonam 612001, India
+91 97862 84110
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Adi Kumbeswarar Temple is very big and ancient Temple in Kumbakonam... Lord Shiva is known to be powerful in this Temple... must visit this Temple if some one visiting the Kumbakonam... one Note to the devotees... this temple is having the time restrictions... temple will...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This temple is having a good elephant dedicated to God. Beautiful temple to visit in the Kumbakonam. One can donate money for maintenance of temple's elephant

Thank Reetesh K
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

A beautiful ancient temple of lord Shiva in the heart of kumbakonam town. The temple is huge and has a lot of shops that sell everything from steel and iron utensils to idols giving the temple a festive feel. The temple also has an elephant....More

Thank Pavan S
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

famous temple in kumbakonam.festival celebration during navarathri.lord siva temple sculptures arts were awsome to see.

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Adi Kumbeswara temple is big and we glad to know the how Kumbakonam name derived. Near By amman temple also spectacular sculpture and design

Thank k0tala
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

The tall and gigantic tower is visible from everywhere. Lord Adikumbheswarar and Amman deity are well placed and the whole place is maintained well. Clean and well decorated temple. Big entrance with many shopping street. Parking is available over the sides of this big temple...More

Thank Latheesh C
Reviewed 19 August 2017

this one is located bang in the downtown of kumbakonam .it's believed the city's name came from this temple. this also has a elephant so kids would be amused . nice big temple.

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Adi Kumbeswarar Temple is located near to Bus stand and City name derived from this temple. Adi Kumbeswarar Temple is Lord shiva Temple and is represented by Lingam. Temple is located in big area and must visit Temple in Kumbakonam.

Reviewed 31 July 2017

Tamil Nadu is very famous for temples. More so, places like Kumbakonam are very well known for various temples in the city. The temple is very big. Luckily, when I visited the Temple, there was not much of rush. I went inside and the architecture...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017

this is a very large temple.the architecture of this temple is marvelous.i visited in the evening while pooja going on there with dedication.

Thank raja p
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8 January 2017|
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Response from muthu1956 | Reviewed this property |
.I am from Kumbakonam. But, residing in Chandigarh.Two months back, I was there. It is better you stick to the main temples in Kumbakonam and a few in Tirunageswaram and Panasam. Two days are more than enough. Some of the... More