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Kanjanur Temple

Near Surynar Koil | Northern bank of River Cauvery, Navagraha Sthalas, Kumbakonam, India
+91 435 247 3737
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Agniswarar Temple, Kanjanur

The Agniswarar Temple (கஞ்சனூர் அக்கினீஸ்வரர் கோயில்)[1] is a Hindu temple in the village of... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2018
Senthil281281
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Chennai (Madras), India
Good temple!!!

The kanjanur temple is situated in kumbakonam. It's a beautiful, pleasant and divine temple... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2018
anithaaravamuthan
,
Chennai (Madras), India
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Near Surynar Koil | Northern bank of River Cauvery, Navagraha Sthalas, Kumbakonam, India
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

The Agniswarar Temple (கஞ்சனூர் அக்கினீஸ்வரர் கோயில்)[1] is a Hindu temple in the village of Kanjanur, 18 kilometres north-east of Kumbakonam. The presiding deity is Sukra (Venus). However, the main idol in the temple is that of "Agniswarar" or Shiva. In concordance with the Saivite belief...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

The kanjanur temple is situated in kumbakonam. It's a beautiful, pleasant and divine temple. Oldest temple.

Thank anithaaravamuthan
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

It is one of the nine Navagraha (nine planets) temples and is associated with the planet Venus ( Shukiran)

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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Famous temple for Sukra Bhagavan(Lord Venus). One can light 20 deepas to Sukran to get his blessings on us. White lotus, white cloth can be offered

1  Thank Reetesh K
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

This temple is nicely tucked in off Kumbakonam to Mayiluduthurai highway and narrow roads to get there. The place has paid parking and is quite ok with less shops hazzling you around. the Temple itself is a neat affair - quite serene experience for any...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This is just like any other temple in Tamil Nadu architecturally. Religious piousness is there. Nothing great in structure. You can visit but not must visit.

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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Dedicated to Lord Siva and Planet Sukran. Close to Suryanar, Sun Temple. Beautiful Suryanar can be worshipped by puja and or by lightning ghee lamps. Prasad sold are delicious.

1  Thank shrinagesh
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

6th Navagraha God. Good Place to Visit.It is very near to Suryanarayan Temple(5 km) 16 km from Kumbakonam. You can proceed to Vydeeshwar Koil( Angaraka/Mars/Mangala) near Myladudorai.

1  Thank Udiyana Nanjund... R
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Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We had visited this temple dedicated to Lord Sukkiran located about 18 km on the outskirts of Kumbakonam town. We found that this temple is part of Nava graha temple circuit in Kumbakonam and represents planet Venus or Sukra. The main deity in the temple...More

Thank Kaushik G
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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Situated off kumbakonam , near suriyanar temple Moolavar is known as Sri agnishwarar Maa Karpagambal is his consort , the Lord's shrine exudes peace , Nandi Bhagavan is very potent here , thirumananjeri , Thiruvalanchuzhi , Patteswaram , Swamimalai are nearby temples .

Thank meghashyam
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