10 Amazing Temples in Madurai for a Divine Pilgrimage

Meenakshi Temple

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

ISKCON Madurai

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.