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Vallakottai Murugan Temple

Kanchipuram | Sh 57, Sriperumbudur, India
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Vallakkottai Murugan Temple

To encounter a 7’ tall Murugan statue is not very common..and that too in plains and not in a hill... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
DrValliappan
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Coimbatore, India
via mobile
Majestic murugan

The lord Subramanya with Valli and Deivani look majestic. The moolsathanam is supposed to be very... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2018
plpalani
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Mumbai Indian
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Kanchipuram | Sh 57, Sriperumbudur, India
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

To encounter a 7’ tall Murugan statue is not very common..and that too in plains and not in a hill or hillock..to go on days that are not special (Shasti or Panguni Uthiram or Krithigai) can be good for calm and quiet Dharshan..Annadhaanam (lunch) by...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

The lord Subramanya with Valli and Deivani look majestic. The moolsathanam is supposed to be very old. In the prakaram there is Shanmugar,Ganapathi, Uthsavar and tTripurara Sundari Sannathi. But one misses Navagraha . The temple is quite popular... but could have been maintained better... the...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

We took the Tambaram - Perungalathur - Vandalur route. You need to get on the overbridge well before the Vandalur zoo and go on the Oragadam road. Take a right turn at Oragadam junction below the bridge, go for about 4km and you see the...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2017

Dedicated to Lord Murugan, The temple is located near Sriperambadur. Such a beautiful architectural temple though good from within the complex but is in highly neglected state. An excellent highway is just yew yards away but approach to temple is in shambles, No proper approach...More

Thank B V
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

From 1985, I have been visiting this temple with the main idol Lord Muruga being a giant 7' tall and accompanied by Valli and Deivaanai. The temple is situated in plains as very few Muruga temples are and is 24 km from Tambaram, 12 Km...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Since it was near from the hotel had a visit... Nice ancient temple it was great experience ..Like to visit again after knowing full history behind this... Given me very peaceful experience

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Reviewed 8 January 2017

This is the one of the must see Murugan Temple surrounding the Chennai. It is on Sriperumadur to SP Koil Road. Walkable distance from Main road. Here inside hotel real Peackocks are also there to visit. Temple has very big water fountain. Here they have...More

Thank SURYA K
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

This temple is very older and the Daity "Lord Murugan" is the tallest in South India. The daity stands tall and looks like real man standing. You should not miss the smiling face of Murugan during the Thiruneer Abhiseham. During this, you can see the...More

Thank sreevno1
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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Vallakotai is en route from Thambaram to Sri Perambatur , near to oragadam area . If you are driving in car , you can opt via Sri Perambatur or Thambaram per your convenience . There is direct bus available starting from Thambaram sanitorium bus stand...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

The Vallakottai Subramaniyaswami temple is very famous in Vallakottai. The Temple was recently renovated. People from various places visit this temple during festival days. Frequent bus facility is available to the village from Tambaram and Sriperumbudur. The Subramaniya Swamy idol in this temple is the tallest Lord Muruga statue in...More

Thank Suresh P
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Nearby Padappai (12 Km) and West Tambaram (24 km) has hotels to stay and visit temple
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