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We visit this temple often.Very well maintained and divine.Very ancient temple.Important as... read more

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sekaran n
Chennai (Madras), India
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We got here as great crowds of pilgrims were arriving. As with all the temples removal of shoes is... read more

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Sani Bhagawan | 3 Km from Karaikal, Thanjavur, India
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visit this temple often.Very well maintained and divine.Very ancient temple.Important as navagraha athala for saneeswara bhagavan.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got here as great crowds of pilgrims were arriving. As with all the temples removal of shoes is a must. The amount of activity taking place outside and inside the temple is incredible. The temple statues and the quantity of them is inconceivable. This...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are around Tanjavur, a visit to this temple is a must. Its ~ 95 kms from Tanjavur with Shani God as the main deity. Gets very crowded on Saturdays

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited in December month, Saturday 2018. Usually Saturdays are crowded and takes 1 hour to see the God using special entrance ticket ₹50 or ₹100. You have to leave your clothes in the pond after taking bath there. So there are hundreds of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have visited or freequented various Shrines of Lord Shanidev in India amongst them Kokillavan,Shingnapur and this Temple in Karaikal are my favourites.Shanidev May be one of the dreaded lords in the cosmology order of things,but for me he has been my greatest benefactor in terms...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 20 November 2018

This Temple is mostly visited by the People in the Sani Peyarchi days other than festival and holidays. Though the temple's urchava Moorthy is Darabareaswarar but the temple is very well known to the peoples mind is Saniswara Temple.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Hi friends, Recently visited thirunallar saneeswarar bagavan temple. Had a very good darshan by 8.00 am. I was looking for a Good home made breakfast , checked with the locals for a tasty breakfast and they suggested me Hotel Annapurna. As the name suggests my...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

This temple is only one Temple for lord saniswarar.many peoples are come in this temple on festival days.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

The main deity is Dharbareaswar. But the temple is well known as Sanibhagavan temple. This temple is representing one of the Navagirahas namely Saturn. This Particular Sanibhagavan in Karaikal is said to be PONGU Sanibhavan and all his prasadams can be taken home.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

One must visit this thirunallar temple in thanjavur when they visit. Very divine temple. We got nice darshan.

Date of experience: May 2018
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6 February 2018|
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Response from meghashyam | Reviewed this property |
6 a.m to 1 p.m and 4 p.m to 9 p.m
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Response from NellaiG2 | Reviewed this property |
Dear friend, it's just 3kms from Karaikkal. You have many options of travel like bus 5rs, auto 80rs, share auto 10rs, car etc available. If you travel through Kumbakonam they will drop you at thirunallar itself. If you have... More
3 March 2017|
Response from Siva M | Reviewed this property |
There are buses but I don't know about Timings. Check out the state transport website. There are also many private Operators I m told. Good luck.