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Subrahmanya Temple (Kartikeya Temple)

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Address: Dindigul District, Kodaikanal, India

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Landmark temple of Kodaikanal

Located in a scenic cliff overlooking Palani. On a clear day one can see Palani, but marred by construction and buildings between. It is always chilly and windy, worth taking a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LakshmiChand
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Kodaikanal, India
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Kodaikanal, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in a scenic cliff overlooking Palani. On a clear day one can see Palani, but marred by construction and buildings between. It is always chilly and windy, worth taking a woollen when visiting the temple.

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Reviewed 7 January 2017

Very good temple to visit. People are saying one 3 best murugan temple in the world. Other two are Palani & Malaysian murugan temple.

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Thank Venkata r
Mumbai
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Reviewed 23 November 2016

Was an ethereal experience. My first ever visit to Karthikeya Temple. Very beautiful architecture and beautiful statue of Lord Karthikeya and Lord Ganesha inside the altar. The pujari explained to us that this Temple was built by an European Lady. Behind the Temple, their is a hall where the poor are fed daily for free. Also, many handicraft shops around... More 

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Thank 285anahitad
Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

We drive to Poombarai village in evening, located in the heart of the Palani hills after driving 18 kilometers from Kodaikanal. Kuzhanthai Velappar Temple is a well-known temple of Lord Murugan and is also called mini Palani and is under administration of Palani Murugan Temple. The temple is located in a scenic location surrounded by beautiful hills and valleys. A... More 

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Thank JAGDISHJAGDISH
Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

This is a very very temple located in poomparai village. It was very calm and nice temple to visit in kodaikanal. This is not kurinji andavar temple. This kulandai velar temple has wider place to sit and there is a tree in the centre of attraction. Good one!!

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Thank anithaaravamuthan
Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

Good & spiritual experience with Kuinji Andavar temple visit. Small temple with a palani temple view point makes it special. Kodai visit is incomplete without paying visit a Lord Muruga...

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Thank RMKV
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

its one of the most beautiful temple. Its almost 3000 years old and powerful. you fell completely relaxed and refreshed here.

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Mumbai
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Reviewed 11 June 2016

This temple is located in Pooparai village and the idol is supposed to be made from Navapashanam ( meaning made from 9 minerals) and the temple itself is nearly 3000 years old. The priest was very patient in explaining us the details and history of the temple. It was a very calm and serene experience to be inside this temple.I... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 15 May 2016

Excellent Temple. View is good you can see Palani hill view from this place. Good place to relax. Powerful god need to if you are visiting Kodai.

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Thank aanl21
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

ery good Subramaniya Swami Temple. Very clean environment. If you have a chance better take a walk and visit this temple. You can also see a park. That is also nice. Its truely blissful enviornment inside the temple

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