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An impressive statue of Hanuman

This tall and impressive statue attact the eye of passers by. A busy place with people coming and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Anne232014
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Melbourne, Australia
Chiming in.

The temple was nearby to where we were staying in Jaffna. The statue is huge and a bit grotesque. I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MrThrill
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Adelaide
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16 Off AB | Intersection of B268 & AB16, Jaffna 40000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This tall and impressive statue attact the eye of passers by. A busy place with people coming and going out of the temple either to worship or to take photos

Thank Anne232014
Reviewed 1 week ago

The temple was nearby to where we were staying in Jaffna. The statue is huge and a bit grotesque. I think that there is chiming clock in the temple that kept waking us up.

Thank MrThrill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful temple with an awesome Hanuman statue! We came on Sunday about 5 p.m. and participated in a ceremony puja. There was an outstanding Brahmin in the temple with a rather fair skin who welcomed us. This temple was very interesting for children also because...More

Thank Maria T
Reviewed 10 August 2018

we saw this temple on the way to point pedro.a breatiful ancient temple just like nallur temple.people are friendly

Thank Mohamed N
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Saw him in the night time..it was nice to see him huge and blessing us :) did not had much time to visit the temple but while passing by the road.. we can see him.

Thank AkilaP23
Reviewed 30 March 2018

One of the sights we remember most in Jaffna is the imposing statue of Lord Hanuman which stands tall amidst the busy Chunnakam town … Getting only a glimpse of him on our way visit to meet relatives , we were determined to stop and...More

Thank appoo44
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Beautiful must see temple in Jaffna, there were still works happening when we visited on the bottom floor but the top floor is stunning.

Thank Hassan H
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

It's rite by the road from jaffna to kankasanthurai. It's about 10 km from the jaffna city. Mainly a Hanuman temple. Very colorful and vibrant. Alot of interesting things to see inside. Statues and sculptures of many Hindu God's and goddesses. A must visit for...More

Thank Yohan P
Reviewed 1 February 2018

A hindu temple for Hanuman, the warrior monkey god. A very different temple from the others I have seen in Sri Lanka. A visit worth.

Thank Eva K
Reviewed 28 December 2017

For men it is shirts off and hats and shoes off for all. Walk around the outside but no photos allowed

Thank Robert H
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