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Address: Kanjanoor Thiruvarur District, Thiruvarur 610001, India

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Great temple

This temple is an old temple and small. We had reached there during the siesta time and had to wait. Also, the flooring was hot and we had difficulty. The temple was beautiful and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 August 2014
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2014

This temple is small and ancient. The main deity here is Lord Shiva known as Agneesswara. There is separate room for Saneeswaran. Generally Lord Sanee is known for punishment for wrong doers. So people, on seeing Sanee started to avoid him. So, Saneeswaran meditated to Lord Shiva and he granted a boon to him that he will grant boons to... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2014

This temple is an old temple and small. We had reached there during the siesta time and had to wait. Also, the flooring was hot and we had difficulty. The temple was beautiful and it compensated for the difficulty faced. I would recommend visiting the temple for everyone

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2012

This temple located about 16kms from Kumbakonam town(Take the state highway to mayiladuthurai and detour to the poompuhar road just after Aduthurai town), in Kanjanoor houses the sukran Sannidhi and is among the 9 Navagraha Temples. Sooriyanar Kovil or the navagraha temple attributed to the Sun God is jsut a couple of Kms away. The presiding deity Agneeswarar is the... More 

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