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Sri Ulagalandar Temple

Sri Ulagalandar Temple, Kanchipuram, Kanchipuram, India
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Temple with a goodness having goddess to bless us !!

Simple but solely historical and well-maintained temple in today's era even. A must visit for... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Prasad B
,
Bengaluru, India
Nice temple

This temple has got four Vishnu inside and is one of the must visit temples in Kanchipuram though... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2018
Vijay S
,
Bangalore
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Sri Ulagalandar Temple, Kanchipuram, Kanchipuram, India
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Simple but solely historical and well-maintained temple in today's era even. A must visit for every Kanchipuram visitor

Thank Prasad B
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

This temple has got four Vishnu inside and is one of the must visit temples in Kanchipuram though not a very big temple.

Thank Vijay S
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Reviewed February 1, 2018

Sri Ulagalandar Temple has the Vishnu depicting the Vamana incarnation. The statue may be nearer to 20 feet high with one leg occupying the universe and the other pushing the King Bali to the Patala lokam. The deity is so gigantic and well carved and...More

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Reviewed January 3, 2018

After almost 30 years visited Kanchipuram and had a divine darshan. Went early in the morning so had a wonderful darshan

Thank Vaidhyanathan C
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Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Divya desam with four separate shrines each considered as a separate Divya desam , the lord is huge should be atleast 20 feet in height , very peaceful temple parihara pooja for Naga dosha performed here , very close to Sri kamakshi Amman temple

Thank meghashyam
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Reviewed December 17, 2017

One of the important temples at Kanchipuram. Beautiful legend associated with it...Must visit if you ever go to Kanchipuram. The idol itself is worth a dekko.

Thank Neadansu
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Reviewed November 12, 2017

Ulagalandha Perumal Temple. This temple is dedicated for Lord Vishnu and one of the 108 Vaishnavaites temple. This is very close the Kamakshi temple - around 300m. The temple is quite low from the ground level and hosts the Vamana Avatar of Lord Vishnu. The...More

Thank Karthik R
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Reviewed October 24, 2017

This temple is a old,historic temple in city of temples - Kanchipuram. In this temple, Lord Vishnu is in a form of Vamana Avatar with his leg lifted to cover the whole universe. It is a massive (more than 25 feet) sculpture on the stone...More

Thank Krishna K
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

This is a small temple very near to Kamakshi Amman temple. Lord Vishnu in the imposing Vamana avatar pose is stunning. One needs to look up at the wall to see this form which is totally black in colour-about 30 feet tall, with his right...More

Thank happysmile2016
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Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful and unique temple , peaceful environment while I stayed in the temple I haven't seen any temple till now which is dedicated to vamana avtar of sri maha vishu and try to visit without fail when you are around kanchipuram.

Thank Latheesh C
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