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Koodal Azhagar Temple

Near Main Bus Stop, Madurai 625001, India
+91 452 233 8542
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The Govind perumal temple (Koodal temple)

All the temples in this city are huge and this is one amongst them. You have a mini city inside the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
hemanth s
Bengaluru, India
Magnificent architecture

One of the 108 Divya Desam this is actually more important than the celebrated Meenakshi temple for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Near Main Bus Stop, Madurai 625001, India
+91 452 233 8542
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Reviewed 5 days ago

All the temples in this city are huge and this is one amongst them. You have a mini city inside the temple. Lord Venkateshwara is huge in size and treat to watch him. I found a singer in this temple and his voice was so...More

Thank hemanth s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the 108 Divya Desam this is actually more important than the celebrated Meenakshi temple for vaishnavas. Bang in the city of Madurai the temple has a reclining god Vishnu in all its splendour. There's a continuous rush of pilgrims but you get a...More

Thank svragh
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This temple is very close to Madurai Junction/Periyar Bus Stand. Vimana dharshan (need to get ticket at the counter) was very good. Here the god can be seen in 3 forms: standing posture, sitting posture and sleeping posture. For the other 2 forms of god,...More

Thank Srinivasan S
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Many get confused between Kalazhagar and Koodal Azaghar (outside of Madurai/nearby folks) I had a recent chance to visit both on the same day. This is inside City and near to Meenakshi Amman temple. The difference in deity between both temple is - in Koodal...More

Thank Mohan M
Reviewed 16 May 2017

The temple architecture is good, about half an hour drive from the city, the place is peaceful. its a must visit place if you are in Madurai

Thank rajeshmohile
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Located 8 km from the center of the city. The Shrine is well known for its sculptures of Vishna in sitting, standing, and reclining positions. They are all place one above the other. The complex is very large. Be sure to visit the tower over...More

Thank Judi L
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Be there to worship and enjoy the grace of God. It's a big complex with Koodal Azhagar as the presiding deity. The tower over the sanctum sanctorum is a special not to be missed, but for the steep steps to climb. The temple collects a...More

Thank Mohan2013
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Vaishna Perumal Vishnu Temple. We can see the Temple with wonderful sculptures of Large Yali. The Main Lord is Koodal Azhagar and We can find Goddess Mathurvalli Thaayar temple near by.

Thank tsdurai
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This is inside the city, the temple tower is so marvellously carved, the dome is huge, the sculptures on the pillar speaks for itself, small but a masterpiece

Thank shankar n
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

If you want an authentic vaishnav temple experience, this is it! The beauty of the main deity takes your breath away. People working there are quite nice. The prasadam is very tasty. When in madurai, this temple should be your second choice after Meenakshi Amman...More

Thank sampathgiri
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Response from others304556 | Reviewed this property |
Greeting of the Day.Please do not worry it is not having many steps. you will easily move. On request Seniors can fast Dharsan.you can visit the full temple with in Four Hours.Have a comfortable visit.
22 October 2016|
Response from others304556 | Reviewed this property |
Madurai you can see in around in a Day means 6 am to 8pm with Breaks. two Bed Guest House Rs 500 to 800 Per night.