10 Amazing Temples in Madurai for a Divine Pilgrimage
Meenakshi Temple dates back 2500 years and is bellieved tahat the Shiva Linga inside the sanctum is around which the whole city was built
Azhagar Kovil Temple
The Temple is located 21km from Madurai in Azhar Kovil Village. It is also known as Kallazhagar Temple and has Large Granite Walls
Dedicated to Radha Krishna, the temple is built in the heart of Madurai just 2-3 kms away from the Madurai Railway Station.
Koodal Azhagar Temple
The temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and is contructed in Dravidian Style Architecture
Narasingam Yoga Narasimha Perumal Temple
Located just 8 km from the main city, the temple is dedicated to Yoga Narasimha Perumal and was built in 770 A.D.
Shri Solaimalai Murugan Temple
Shri Solaimalai Murugan Temple is one of the 6 important abodes of Lord Muruga and is a true reflection of the ancient architecture.
Sri Dhandayuthapani Swamy Temple
Sri Dhandayuthapani Swamy Temple is third of the 6 important abodes of Lord Muruga and was consecrated by sage Bogar (Bhoga Muni).
Sri Mavoottru Velappar Temple
Sri Mavoottru Velappar Temple is dedicated to Lord Murugan and Lord Velappar in the temple is a 'Swayambhumurthi'
Tirupparam Kunram Murugan Temple
Tirupparam Kunram Murugan Temple is famous for its rock-cut architecture. It is believed to have been built by the Pandayas.
Vandiyur Mariamman Temple
Vandiyur Mariamman Temple is dedicated to the Goddess of rain and is just 3 kms away from Meenakshi Temple.