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Uppiliappan Temple, Kumbakonam

Thanjavur, Kumbakonam, India
+91 435 246 3385
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Wonderful

"Oppiliappan" (incomparable) is the original name of this temple, not "uppiliappan" (one denied of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
EduardRoschmann
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Ancient Big Temple

This temple is located just 6 Kms from Kumbakonam. One of the very big temples in South. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
WVR7933
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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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  • Average5%
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Thanjavur, Kumbakonam, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

"Oppiliappan" (incomparable) is the original name of this temple, not "uppiliappan" (one denied of salt). Marvelous and well kept temple. Wonderful architecture as well.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This temple is located just 6 Kms from Kumbakonam. One of the very big temples in South. The presiding Deity is Lord Uppiliappan. elder brother of Tirupati Balaji. The temple is maintained very clean. At this temple, Salt is not added to any of the...More

Thank WVR7933
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Here Lord says surrender to me I will save you. Splendid temple majestic deity Oppilla appan standing tall and blessing devotees.

Thank yesarar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice and neat temple . If foot wear stand is regularized with token system and dedicated person to look after, it will good

Thank satish1962
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

God Vishnu blesses the people at this place in the name of Oppiliappan. The temple is colourful after the recent renovation and repair. The night view of the temple is presented here.

Thank Mohan2013
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is on main road 15 minutes for darshan on Normal day without pUja A big elephant ( real outside salutes you) Peaceful Kovil

Thank Kartik9779
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

One of the most popular temple in kumbakonam in India . It's like thirupathi temple and is often crowded. The most famous prasadam in the temple is tamarind rice without salt but we can feel salt taste inside the temple. Miraculous.

Thank Ramya S
Reviewed 7 May 2017

A very beautiful temple to visit. Very lovely architecture work on building. Must try to visit for all ages.

Thank arban
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Serene and Blissful. Main deity could be seen from a distance....Opt for cab instead of own transport due to parking crunch...

Thank pvivek_sarathy
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Had an excellent Dharshan of Shri Uppiliappan. I was able to park the vehicle on the sides of the temple. The priest explained about the sthala puranam, was indeed felt blessed. Lord was glittering in beautiful alangaram. Majestic look to see and enthral Uppliappan. We...More

Thank Sathiyakailash S
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