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Thirunandhikarai Cave Temple

Thirunandhikarai | 5 Km from Thirparappu Falls, Kanyakumari, India
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Great cave temple!!

Unlike any other man made temple, the entire temple is inside a cave. Great place to visit if you... read more

Reviewed January 27, 2018
Dhananjai P
Ancient cave temple

Thirunandhikarai cave temple is situated on the river banks of Nandhiaaru. The temple was built in... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2017
bobmadhan
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Salem, India
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Thirunandhikarai | 5 Km from Thirparappu Falls, Kanyakumari, India
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Reviewed January 27, 2018

Unlike any other man made temple, the entire temple is inside a cave. Great place to visit if you love exotic locations!!!

Thank Dhananjai P
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Reviewed December 31, 2017

Thirunandhikarai cave temple is situated on the river banks of Nandhiaaru. The temple was built in the traditional Kerala style. The cave temple is maintained by Archaeology department and has little inscriptions over it. Here the men are not allowed to wear shirts. It is...More

Thank bobmadhan
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Reviewed May 4, 2017

Thirunanthikarai sivan temple is pakka Kerala Styled Temple – which looked so beautiful. As like many temples in kerala, here the men are not allowed to wear shirts. One could see beautiful view of temple, Calm and beautiful. There is also a cave temple close...More

Thank Ramanathan A
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Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

It is situated on the river banks of nandhiaaru and like in Forest area. The temple is built in the traditional Kerala style of temple architecture and rock cut cave temple,once jains are present in these caves. Though the temple is the abode of Shiva,...More

1  Thank Latheesh C
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Reviewed April 29, 2017

Ancient cave temple. Will be loved by history lovers also. Near by the Thirparappu water falls. A very nice Temple.

Thank arunkk1
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Reviewed February 12, 2017

One of the most ancient temples which cannot be missed out by people like me who are history lovers and try exploring these kind of places.

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Reviewed January 23, 2017

A very old Rock cut Temple built 1000 years back. Worth visiting for history lovers & for every one.

Thank Nandana1
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Reviewed September 19, 2016

enjoyed the trip. cave temple is some what thrill. its near to the thirparappu falls. no much crowds

Thank shymathans
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Reviewed July 13, 2016

Thirunandhikarai Cave Temple is arguably one of the most ancient temples in and around Kanyakumari. Built around 10th century AD, it had very many scriptures etc till sometime back, that helped attract a lot many visitors. When I went, I didn't find much of those...More

2  Thank ShaunakMarulkar
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Reviewed August 19, 2014

Enroute to pechiparai, this rock cut temple is there maintained by ASI. Though there is a board from the main road, you will have to go through small road for around 400 mtrs to reach this place. This is behind a sivan temple. This is...More

6  Thank mannaiprak
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