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Arunachaleshwara Temple

Foothills of the Annamalai Hill, Thiruvannamalai 606601, India
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Annamalaiyar the great

Pray daily the great annamalaiyar give us all kind of good thinking power to you Agnishwarar temple... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Rangan V
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Majestic Temple

What a Majestic Temple this one is. One of the largest Hindu Temples in India with 09... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mchandrashekhar
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Bengaluru, India
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Foothills of the Annamalai Hill, Thiruvannamalai 606601, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Pray daily the great annamalaiyar give us all kind of good thinking power to you Agnishwarar temple 9

Thank Rangan V
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a Majestic Temple this one is. One of the largest Hindu Temples in India with 09 Gopurams...exquisite carvings depicting Chola, Vijayanagara & Hoysala Dynasties. Temple is clean & well maintained..I went early morning on a week day & the crowd was less...Prasadams were tasty...Main...More

Thank mchandrashekhar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Peaceful temple...not crowded at all..20 rupees entrance fees. Should spend some time to soak in the good vibrations here.

Thank ganagap
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great darshanam Along with great prasadam.. 1.Should be ready to walk 2.Must carry water 3.camera back up to capture utmost architecture.

Thank Sirisha S
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The temple with nine gopurams is huge and awe-inspiring. One of the pancha- bhuta temples and representing the element Fire, it is an architectural marvel, too

Thank AmbiliRamnath
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Famous one of the South Indian temple, Most of them very well know about lord Shiva, who is god among Hindu religion. Very attraction and fully vibration.

Thank arban
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Very big lord Siva temple.located in the heart of the city.neatly maintained.very big temple.minimum two hours needed to see each and every corner of the temple.Another major attraction Bhagavan Ramanar ashram.

Thank sridharml007
Reviewed 18 April 2017

After check-in we visited the temple by 7pm and had a good darshan multiple times. With a quick dinner we completed the girivalam at a leisurely pace. This was better compared to our earlier visit wherein we visited the temple in the morning after girivalam...More

Thank mbharish9
Reviewed 11 April 2017

One of the major South Indian temples, most of this site has very recently been cordoned off allowing only Hindus access. The outer courtyard and the couple of shrines are of great interest, as are the gopurams that are visible from afar. It does come...More

Thank Olav H
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I recently visited this temple with friends.It is one of the well known temples in the world where the main lord is shiva. The temple is very huge and has many gates of entrance.The temple is usually very crowded.The temple will be closed afternoon from...More

Thank rea2der
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Anil H
what are the darshan timings onMonday
5 February 2017|
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Response from Vassant N | Reviewed this property |
Most of the temple timings are same in Tamilnadu.Morning5.30 t0 12.30 and evening 3.30 to 9.00.
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Anil H
what are the darshan timings onMonday
5 February 2017|
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Response from gokulavan | Reviewed this property |
5:00 - 12:30 15:30 to 20:30
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22 June 2015|
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