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Powerful Place dedicated to Lord Shiva

I visited this place when we went to Vaitheeswarankoil town, this place is famous for nadi... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bengaluru, India
Powerful temple

This temple is very famous for its naadi jodhidam. Tonsuring place has been moved out of the temple... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
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“lord shiva”(4 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Rly Station Road, Vaitheeswarankovil 609117, India
+91 4364 279 423
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited this place when we went to Vaitheeswarankoil town, this place is famous for nadi astrology - upto 90 percent accuracy, this place is known to heal health issues hence the name vaitheeswarankoil translated as doctors temple. The place is also known for praying...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2018

This temple is very famous for its naadi jodhidam. Tonsuring place has been moved out of the temple recently and so we had to take an auto. A guide had accompanied us and he was good.

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

This temple is one of the important Navagraha Temple. When you enter the temple itself you will feel the positive energy. Though the Theppa Kulam (Pond) in the temple is being recharged, many pilgrims make it unusable by throwing all items including paper, waste, etc....More

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Reviewed 4 July 2018

Lord Siva Vaitheeswara Temple for Mars Planet Dosha Relief and Lord Muruga as Muthukumara Famous , Worth to get bliss.

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Located approximately 25 kms from Chidambaram and 15 kms from mayiladuthurai. This is a navagraha sthalam for chevvai and famous for Nadi jothidam. But beware of touts and fakes. There is a big pond inside where we can feed the fish. The main God is...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

This temple is one of the oldest temple for planet mars , located in tamilnadu , nagapatinam district. Most of the astrologers will suggest lighting a lamp and do archana for the lord. The lamps and also pooja items for archana also available are available...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

This timeless Abode of the almighty Lord Shiva in the form of Vaitheeswaran(doctor) and his compatriot in the form of Theyyal Nayagi (Surgeon) attracts millions of pilgrims who have either taken a vow to visit the temple or have this in their bucket list. The...More

1  Thank Rajagopal K
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Vaideeswaran temple is one of the ancient temple which have very good vibration and medical benefits at this temple, you will feel the peace of mind on the devotion of this Vaideeswaran and Thaiyal Nayaki

Reviewed 23 April 2018

Visited this place last week Archakar are asking for money and sayin if cant put 200Rs why the hell you are coming to this temple...go and beg ...such nasty usage of language...such a poor treatment to people....we go to temple to get some peace...we lost...More

Thank SonyR127
Reviewed 5 March 2018

this is one of the holy abode of Lord Shiva. It had a certain aura and it is one of the important temple in the Sivite Sect. However the temple needs some good cleaning and maintenance. IT is a temple visited by quite a number...More

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18 January 2018|
Response from murugesan k | Reviewed this property |
Roughly 90 minutes by own vehicle 2-2.5 hours by public/govt buses 45 minutes - 1 hour in trains
Satish G
10 March 2017|
Response from Siva M | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, there is almost none. Everyone in one way or the other will induce fear, extort money. But some of them could be >75% accurate. So it is a hit or miss. Also, many of the family members of the original readers... More