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Thiruparankundram Murugan Temple

Thiruparankundram, India
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Thiruparankundram is the first abode of the six celebrated Murugan temples. It is a originally a Sivan temple glorified by Sambandhar and Sundarar. The Sivan however will not be visible for public darshan since the pathway is blocked for pilgrim safety. It is open for...More

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Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

Around 9 kms from madurai, not that crowded. But in December most of the temples of Tamil Nadu will be crowded.

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Reviewed December 2, 2017

Thiruparankundram Murugan Temple is situated on the outskirts of Madurai City of Tamilnadu, which is dedicated to Lord Muruga. Thiruparankundram is the first among the six abodes (Arupadai Veedu Temples) of Lord Muruga. This is the place which is associated with the divine marriage of...More

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Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

Thiruparangundram is in the outskirts of Madurai. The temple is one of the aarupadai houses of lord murugan. Main temple of lord murugan is at the base of a hill. Additionally there are two shrines on top of the hill. One for lord shiva and...More

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Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

One of the ancient rock cut Temple of Lord Subramanya located close to Madurai. Temple follows strict dress code. Visit it at least once.

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Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

Thiruparankundram is one the 6 abodes of Lord Muruga and one of the 2 located near Madurai. Visited this temple with a family including a 2-year old. The temple has 2 entry options - free darshan and special darshan for 100 per person. The free...More

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Reviewed December 5, 2016

Thiruppurankundram Temple shall woo anyone with its megastructure and the labyrinth of passages up the hill to the sanctum sanctorum. Being one of the Six Abodes of Lord Murugan, it gives us an out of the world experience because of the aura of Lord Murugan....More

Thank Anand U
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Reviewed November 24, 2016

This temple is located in Madurai. A nice beautiful ancient temple. It is one of the Arupadaiveedu (6 abodes or holy shrines of Lord Murugan). Lord Murugan graces in a sitting, wedding form with His consort Deivanai. Maharshi Narada, Indira the king of Devas, Brahmma...More

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Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

Visited the temple for the 2nd time when I was at Madurai. Relatively lesser crowd this time and hence able to get good Dharshan. Tip: one of the rarest scenes that you could get in this temple is Lord Shiva & Lord Vishnu are in...More

Thank Prabhu P
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Reviewed August 23, 2016

On 4th day of our religious personal tour, we visited Thirupparamkunram Murugan Temple, Madurai. The Temple is dedicated Lord Murugan and is one of six holy abodes of Lord Murugan in Tamilnadu. It is at a distance of 10 km from Meenakshi Amman Temple. We...More

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