Thiruchendur Murugan Temple, Thiruchendur

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Head to Thiruchendur Murugan Temple and see one of India's largest and most visited temples. Dedicated to Lord Murugan, the 40 m (133 ft) sandstone tower represents one of six sacred temple complexes of the Kaumaram region, and the only one located by the sea. Pilgrims from around the world visit the holy place every year. You can see the tall, thin, pyramid-shaped Dravidian design from all around the city; up close you can marvel at the seemingly countless intricate figures making up the facade. Before you head to Thiruchendur, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Thiruchendur online day trip planner , to make sure you see all that Thiruchendur has to offer, including Thiruchendur Murugan Temple.
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  • Thiruchendur temple is specially for lord murugan.It is one of the house of the aarupadai murugan.The place is very beautiful and we enjoyed the workship of lord muruga.  more »
  • This place is best to visit and the seashore are good. Only the prohits are very money minded, I don't know why the government is not taking any actions on them. They are byepass all the special ques ...  more »
  • Tiruchendur is well connected by Train and buses to Chennai, Tirunelveli and Nagercoil. It is the temple of Lord Muruga or Karthikeyan as called by North Indians. It is a must visit on every special o...  more »
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  • Very nice place for getting good inspiration from God... But sea water is more salt be careful with water.... After bath... Drinking water is not available.... We have to buy water from local stores... That's one is want to improve
  • Very famous Lord Murugan Temple! It's beautifully located on the sea shore! Don't miss to visit this place!
  • Nice place.. power full god lord muruga🙏 sea water is so salty.. carefull in sea while bathing
  • Simply superb. Very powerful Murugan temple on the sea shore. Very peaceful
  • Very good temple, however beach is not that clean but good to have bath in early morning, there is moovar samadhi near by where three siddar jeevasamathi is there.

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