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Arunachaleshwara Temple

Foothills of the Annamalai Hill, Thiruvannamalai 606601, India
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Magnificent Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva

Magnificent Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva in the form of Fire (One of the Panchabootha... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bengaluru, India
Magnificent Temple

Annamalaiyar Temple stands so beautifully and majestically in the town of Thiruvannamalai. It is... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Prabhu P
Chennai (Madras), India
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Foothills of the Annamalai Hill, Thiruvannamalai 606601, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Magnificent Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva in the form of Fire (One of the Panchabootha element) Large spacious corridors, Hundreds of pillars, Clean surroundings, interesting sculptures! A must visit! Early morning is the best time to visit as crowds will be less and also...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Annamalaiyar Temple stands so beautifully and majestically in the town of Thiruvannamalai. It is one of the temples of 5 Forces of Nature depicting the element of Fire. The architecture is brilliant, and the area is big. One of the most famous and highly visited...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Huge and breath taking temple for Lord Shiva, serene and peaceful place is a must visit for all Hindu devots..Architecture is mesmerising, the agni linga darshana mesmerize you....Pls do plan to giri pradhaskana before you visit the lord

2  Thank TravellingMe1234
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The temple was very clean and organized nice to worship the god Arunachaleshwara. This is my first visit and when I entered into the temple believed and felt vibration of the power and I thanked to Arunachaleshwara at I made it to come here and...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017

As a Hindu, worshiping Shiva, I have been to most of the Sivan Temples in Sri Lanka and India. I can say without any hesitation that this temple is full of spiritual vibration. I may have visited this temple several times. In fact every time...More

1  Thank sanmugasundaran s
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I personally love Tiruvannamalai and Lord Arunachaleshwarar & Devi Unnamulaiyal so, visiting this temple was a dream come true for me. The Annamalai Hill is situated right next to the temple, hence it is a visual treat to have dharshan of the majestic gopuram and...More

Thank Vikneswari V
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Arunachalam Temple – Pancha Bootha Sthalam Kanchipuram – Ekambeshwara Temple – Prithvi Lingam (Earth) Thiruvanaikaval – Jambukeswara Temple – Appu Lingam ( Water) Thiruvannamalai – Arunachaleswar temple – Agni Lingam (Fire) Kalahasthi – Shri Kalahastheeshwara Temple – Vayu Lingam (Air) Chidambaram – Thillai Natarajar Temple...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Pray daily the great annamalaiyar give us all kind of good thinking power to you Agnishwarar temple 9

Thank Rangan V
Reviewed 20 June 2017

What a Majestic Temple this one is. One of the largest Hindu Temples in India with 09 Gopurams...exquisite carvings depicting Chola, Vijayanagara & Hoysala Dynasties. Temple is clean & well maintained..I went early morning on a week day & the crowd was less...Prasadams were tasty...Main...More

1  Thank mchandrashekhar
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Peaceful temple...not crowded at all..20 rupees entrance fees. Should spend some time to soak in the good vibrations here.

Thank ganagap
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Adithya S
12 October 2017|
Response from akshayhejjaji | Reviewed this property |
You can take a train till Katpadi jn and from Vellore you have continuous buses to Thiruvannamalai.
25 August 2017|
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Response from rajeshwar g | Reviewed this property |
You can stay at hotels just opposite to temple or head to yogi ram surat kumar ashram for a decent room of 500₹ Alternatively email to ramana ashram for a beautiful stay at their ashram with food