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Arulmigu Swaminatha Swami Temple, Swamimalai

Kumbakonam 612 302, India
0435 54421
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Lord Muruga’s Temple

It was a sudden visit and the sudden reaction is priceless.. Completely spiritual Karthikeya Temple.

Reviewed 3 days ago
Akshay S
via mobile
Swamimalai swaminatha swami

One of the six abode of lord Murugan. Well maintained temple. About 3-6hours can be spent. Best... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Saravanan P
Tuticorin(Thoothukudi), Tamil Nadu, India
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Kumbakonam 612 302, India
0435 54421
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was a sudden visit and the sudden reaction is priceless.. Completely spiritual Karthikeya Temple.

Thank Akshay S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the six abode of lord Murugan. Well maintained temple. About 3-6hours can be spent. Best hindu traditional place.

Thank Saravanan P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the beautiful temples in Kumbakonam dedicated to Lord Karthikeya . The architecture is superb and it's wonderful to see the typical methods of worship .

Thank Vipin A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the site where the Om mantra was explained to Lord Shiva by Lord Muruga. We took the 50 Rs. special entry ticket to beat the queue. It was worth it as there is a shorter queue and also a closer darshan of the...More

Thank mack_mohan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

me and my friends are visiting Swamimalai Murugan temple on the day of Pongal (2018) festival. we have travelled with our two Wheller. it was the nice journey to reach the temple. nice environment and peaceful place to visit for reducing your tension and all...More

Thank Lionrajkumar
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Visited Swami malai temple during the last week of Dec17 which is one of the arupadai veedu temples. Having completed all other 5 located in Tiruttani, Tiruchendur, Palani, Tirupparankundram, Pazha muzhur cholai, this one was the last one to visit. Huge but people temple. Not...More

Thank Giri S
Reviewed 2 January 2018

being one of the 6 abodes of muruga , this temple attracts a good crowd . its a big temple and one has to climb a flight of steep steps to reach the place of the main deity .

Thank Lakshmi B
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Great to reinvent our culture. Very courteous than other temples. Well organized and it’s has own charm of the past

Thank sarvysweet
Reviewed 24 December 2017

During the Navagraha Temple tour, this is one additional temple ( along with Upillapan and Ayyawadi Sri Pratyingara Devi temple)that one must visit ..It is a nice temple located on a hillock....One has to climb about 100+ steps to reach there...but that was not difficult...More

Thank binithasajith
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This temple is on a small hillock tucked away from the road. It is of the six temples for Lord Murugan. It requires one to climb steps to access the temple. It is quite serene up the stair and nice place for darshan

Thank karthikb1973
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Narayana M
23 December 2016|
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Response from ashlokan | Reviewed this property |
I dont think so. Kumbakonam is hardly 8 kms and has all categories of accomodation.