Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, Tiruchirappalli

A monumental Hindu shrine dominating the Srirangam skyline Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple is dedicated to an incarnation of Vishnu. Constructed in the ornately decorated Dravidian architecture, the temple remains one of the most significant shrines devoted to the Supreme God. Take your time to explore the seven prakharas, stretched out gloriously over 63.1 hectares (156 acres) and containing 21 magnificent towers. A bustling, colorful hub, the temple hosts festivals for almost 250 days of the calendar year, and as one of the largest religious complexes in the world, the site attracts pilgrims from across the globe. For Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple and beyond, use our Tiruchirappalli road trip planning tool to get the most from your Tiruchirappalli vacation.
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  • The biggest temple complex in the world and love to spend during the time spent inside the temple complex.  more »
  • The temple site is on a large island bounded by the Cauvery River and Kollidam River.It is vast and planned as a temple town with Sapta-Prakaram design where the sanctum, gopuram, services and living ...  more »
  • A majestic creation by humans of older days. Very ancient place but the spoilers i Here are the poojaris inside and the commercial shops outside.  more »
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