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Suriyanar Koil

Navagraha Sthalas | 1 Km From Tirumangalakkudi, Kumbakonam, India
+91 435 247 2349
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Suryanayar Kovil

Located near to Aduturai railway station at a distance of 2kms. It is in between Kumbakonam and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Reetesh K
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Visited the temple in the evening time and it's a huge number of devotees there. The queue is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kochi (Cochin), India
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Navagraha Sthalas | 1 Km From Tirumangalakkudi, Kumbakonam, India
+91 435 247 2349
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located near to Aduturai railway station at a distance of 2kms. It is in between Kumbakonam and Mayiladurutai railway line. It is one of Navagraha Sthalam which is for Lord Suryanayar. Sunday it will be crowded as lot of people who have to do pooja...More

1  Thank Reetesh K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the temple in the evening time and it's a huge number of devotees there. The queue is really long and very hot too. There are two stalls selling merchandise.

Thank abhik_fe
Reviewed 7 June 2017

The temple is visited to wipe off doshas / some obstacles in the Jatakam and worshipping these Navagrahas will wipe of those small obstacles prevailing and it is widely believed that wishes will happen really.

Reviewed 16 April 2017

visited this 1500 yrs old temple with family in april 17. the temple has all navagraha deities. and has a wonderful architecture ...lot of shops outside temple who are selling the prasadam as offerings for temple. there are shops inside as well .. so better...More

1  Thank Arjunsharmaarmy
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Last September 2016, we went to this temple staying in Sithi Residency, Kumbakonam as we are from Coimbatore. This is our second time visit to this temple. on your entry, at left, cash counter is there. you can buy tickets for all ten Deities (nine...More

Thank Moondraavathu K
Reviewed 31 March 2017

There is no maintainance in temple .No development by the Government for the temple.Beggars are disturbing around

Thank Udiyana Nanjund... R
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Crowded unorganised temple.Sun god is at the centre all the Nava graghas are surrounded by the GOD SUN.Less space more crowd poorly organised when compared to other temple.

Thank amirthavkm
Reviewed 21 February 2017

If you are going not to do a puja to one of the planets but simply to see and experience this unique temple where all nine planets are featured for worship, first of all know that you don't need a guide. The temple complex is...More

Thank Devi1008
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Sun is considered the lord of 9 planets as per Indian Astrology though this is an ancient temple is not very big compared to the most of the temples around Kumbakonam town, The Sun idol is between 4 to 5 feet and you can also...More

Thank RatnaPrasad
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We had visited this temple dedicated to Sun God and located about 15 km in the outskirts of Kumbakonam town. We reached just in time since the temple was about to close at 1 pm in the afternoon. We found that this temple is part...More

Thank Kaushik G
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Thirunelai n
23 April 2017|
Response from Arjunsharmaarmy | Reviewed this property |
i think it's from morning 5 till 8 in evening..
27 February 2015|
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Response from Durgaprasad R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Being the Sun Temple normally Sundays are crowded. On other days it should take between 30 to 45 mts. At that temple there also the other 8 grahas. You can get a package deal for the archana's for all the 9 grahas.