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A holistic place, where we can get peace & feel Hinduism

From "Vathirayiruppu" near Virudhunagar, we have to take Share Auto/Bus up to "Thanipparai". Then have to walk for Hours to climb up the Mountain inside the forest. Recent... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 November 2015
tamizh1974
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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015

From "Vathirayiruppu" near Virudhunagar, we have to take Share Auto/Bus up to "Thanipparai". Then have to walk for Hours to climb up the Mountain inside the forest. Recent flood in May, has made Forest Dept enforce restriction for public on all days. Monthly "Sivarathri" , "Pournami (Full moon)" and "Amavasai(No moon)" are the three days when public are allowed inside.... More 

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Madurai, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015

Sathuragiri is not a Tourist location and not a place for trekking. It is a place for spirituality. Distance from Thaaniparai to Mahalingam temple is around 10 plus KM and entire track is totally steep. This Hill has lot of herbs and these herbs can be identified by those who are experienced in knowledge about medicines with spirituality. It is... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

"Chaduragiri Dharshan" "OM NAMACHIVAYA" On 11th April 2015, I had the opportunity to go to Chaduragiri along with three of my friends. It was an unforgettable experience. We went to Madurai by train from Chennai and from there we reached the foothills, called Thaanipaarai via Thirumangalam and Vathrayeruppu by road. We were informed that the route to the temple may... More 

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8 Thank Natarajan T
Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2015

I would rate this place as one of moderate - hard trekking experience as base of hills will be muddy as like beach mud and we have heard in the past that floods happened and hills were closed. Pair of Shoes is highly recommended over slippers as slippers very uncomfortable.Some Prefers bare foot, it's actually good while climbing up but... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2014

After planning for so many days, I and my friend ram fixed a date for the trip. We booked “Pothigai Express” for both ways from Chennai to Srivilliputhur and back. Boarded the train at 8.55 PM @ Chennai and reached Srivilliputhur by 7.30AM. Booked a hotel (Raja Hotel, near to bus stand – Rs.550 non ac for double occupancy) and... More 

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108 Thank sivaprakashsp
Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2012

We started from Madurai via Srivilliputher reached Thaniparai the foot hill and started walking on 7th by 3 p.m and reached hill by 7 p.m.. My wife had severe back pain and had hired doli. Two persons will carry you in a cradle like bed sheet tied to a 8 foot long bamboo stick. The person should lie down and... More 

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chennai
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2009

I went to chaturagiri on June 29 2009 and returned back by June 30 2009.The place is very beautiful and took me to a distant world apart from my day to day work. I am a computer professional working in a busy city!!! I was travelling with my sidha Guru - Maha sanyasi. We started our journey by around 4... More 

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65 Thank ramuk_u
Madurai
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2008

Once at Kailash, Lord Siva and Parvathi were worshipped by several saints, ganas, siddhars and sanyasis. When everybody made pradakshinam to both one Maharishi called "Bringi" made pradakshinam to Lord Siva only, ignoring Parvathi. When Parvathi asked Lord Siva as to why Bringi Maharishi did not pay his tributes to her, Lord Siva explained that those who have left everything... More 

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