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Nallur Kandaswamy Kovil Festival

Nallur Kovil, Jaffna 40000, Sri Lanka
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Nallur Kandaswamy Kovil

One of the pilgrimage places situated in Jaffna and having some sort of unique attraction... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
AnudeSilva
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New Zealand
This Hindu temple is oldest hundu's tample.

It is having archeological value & significant temple to Sri Lankan. The historic Kandaswamy... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2016
fhanifdeen
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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“Nallur Kandaswamy Kovil”
Jul 30, 2016
“This Hindu temple is oldest hundu's tample.”
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Nallur Kovil, Jaffna 40000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the pilgrimage places situated in Jaffna and having some sort of unique attraction. Unfortunately, we couldn't make the poojawa time but worth to visit other times as well.

Thank AnudeSilva
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

It is having archeological value & significant temple to Sri Lankan. The historic Kandaswamy Temple stans at Nallur 1 1/2km from Jaffna on the Point Pedro Road. The temple was built in the 15th century,by Sanpaha Perumal the adopted son of Bhuvanekababhu, the king of...More

2  Thank fhanifdeen
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Reviewed 5 March 2016

Its amazing during the festival period at Nallur temple and Tamil diaspora pour in Jaffna from many parts of the world to witness the former glory. I have been to the temple during the festival time on a number occasion and every year its a...More

2  Thank Natraj S
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Reviewed 9 May 2015

The temple itself is impressive. We visited during the August festival and attendance at that as a tourist was one of the highlights of our 3 months in Sri Lanka. Each night of the festival for 24 nights (if I recall correctly), the faithful gather...More

2  Thank xclntdvntrr
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Reviewed 19 August 2014

Have been there just on the day of beginning new months in hindu calendar. Thousands of people, beautiful clothes of women, incredible experience.:-)

2  Thank Martin B
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Reviewed 20 August 2012

Time your trip in August for the must see and experience temple festival. The crowds, colour and culture on show is unbeleivable.

3  Thank Adrian C
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Reviewed 23 September 2011

We went during the Nallur Festival so it was really crowded. if you're going wth small children during the festival its probably not the best idea. other than that the most beautful temple ive ever seen. males must remove their shirt before entering. you also...More

3  Thank swetha1988
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