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Excellent temple with poor management

This temple has very holy history, the architecture work was excellent. We visited for Kadai... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2017
Manikandan K
,
Bengaluru, India
via mobile
Temple with values but poorly maintaining

This is very old temple with many architectural design especially mandapa, it looks very amazing... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2017
Jayasiva
,
Chennai (Madras), India
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River Palar, Vellore, India
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

This temple has very holy history, the architecture work was excellent. We visited for Kadai Gnayiru festivel. The crowd was almost 1 lakhs but there only 1 toilet. No proper facilities for ladies especially this festival for ladies only. The management is charging special tickets...More

Thank Manikandan K
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

This is very old temple with many architectural design especially mandapa, it looks very amazing. There are 5 praharams in the temple and the temple is famous for its huge and beautiful prahara walls. There are very big Mandapams on the three corners of the...More

Thank Jayasiva
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Reviewed 8 December 2016

The temple is noted for child boon prayer. The presiding deity is a swayambumurthi in a leaning form. The rays of Sun fall on the Lord in the month of Panguni (March-April). Palm tree is the sthala Vruksha of the temple which is in the...More

3  Thank Lakshmi Narayan... S
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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Very good, clean, peaceful and pious. Need to visit once in our life time. Lord Shiva called as margabandh eshwarar is main deity and his consort maragadhambigai near by. He is known to ward off the fear of death. A Underground tunnel goes from Amman's...More

Thank J K
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

Dont miss to witness solar clock and the chains made out of single rock. Its amazing architecture and demonstrates our ancient talent

1  Thank damodarans2014
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Reviewed 17 November 2015

As fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a false accusation when brought against a man of the purest and holiest character, boils over and is at once dissipated, and vanishes and threats of heaven and sea, himself standing...More

Thank C D N
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Reviewed 14 July 2015

An Ancient Siva Temple at Vrinjipuram, on the Hightway between Bangalore and Vellore appox 15 KM from Vellore. Presiding deity is Sri Marbandheeshwarar and Devi Maragadavalli is his consort, another attraction a underground tunnel that connects to Jalakandeswar Temple to this Temple which use to...More

Thank KDKREDDY
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Reviewed 19 June 2015

Its a Ancient Temple. A tunnel Connects to Jalakandeswar Temple from this temple. Shimma teertham is famous for those dont have childrens.

1  Thank ntbalaji1987
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Reviewed 29 May 2015

Marbandheeshwarar is the presiding deity. Maragadavalli is his consort. The linga is Swayam-bhoo and is pretty tall. The temple outer prakaaram is big and you can spend a few minutes, savouring the peace. The outer prakaram has the Simha Kulam, mandapam and the Sundial. The...More

Thank Kembhootha
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Reviewed 13 November 2014

This temple is beautiful and seems to be quite old. However, it seems it is not a prominent temple as we didn't see to many people visiting. Just the same, do pay a visit if you have time

9  Thank dvm234
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