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Pazhamudhir Solai

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Address: Near Alagar Koil Temple, Madurai, India

One of the six important abodes (Arupadaiveedu) of Lord Murugamore.

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One of the Six abodes of God Muruga

God Muruga blesses this place with his two consorts ( Valli and Deivyani). The legend has that the Nanny Avvaiyar got her lessons/ enlightenment from God Muruga Located in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chennai (Madras), India

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Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

God Muruga blesses this place with his two consorts ( Valli and Deivyani). The legend has that the Nanny Avvaiyar got her lessons/ enlightenment from God Muruga Located in the Alagar hills and about 10 minutes travel from the Kallazhagar temple which is about 25 Kms from Madurai city. Shuttle service of Mini buses is operated every 10 minutes from... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The presiding Deity is Lord Muruga.. This temple is situated at a Hill top, about 25 Kms from Madurai. From Alagar Kovil, we have to drive to this Hill temple, may be 3 to 5 Kms. This Location is one of the six important abodes (Arupadaiveedu) of Lord Muruga, Apart from Lord Muruga, we can worship Valli, Deivayanai, Lord Ganesha.... More 

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Manama, Bahrain
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Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

This temple is located at a hill top about 25 kms from the city of Madurai. It is dedicated to Lord Murugan or Kartik and is one of the 6 important Murugan temples in India. You can reach the temple by bus, taxi or two wheeler. It takes about 20 minutes to reach the temple. We had seen people even... More 

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Madurai, India
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Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

First time I saw Siva son murugan temple and that location made me so happy after I saw falls that also very nice

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Coimbatore, India
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

fresh juices by fresh fruits.cheap and best.served hygienically.good infrastructure.you can enjoy sit and have

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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

Beautiful temple in a hill. Filled with monkeys. Temple is also green. Good Darshan without any long Q.

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Reviewed 7 March 2017

One of the six famous shrines of Lord Murugan, this is a must visit. Smaller than the other five. Famous for the epic encounter between Lord Murugan and Poet Avvaiyar in which the Lord humbles Avvaiyar . Located on a hill top has a sacred pond nearby where water flows throughout the year. Simple temple and your darshan will be... More 

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Reviewed 27 February 2017

The temple is at solaimalai which is 15 minutes travel from alagar koil. We took 100 rs special darshan ticket. we sat just few steps away from the idol and it was utchikaal pooja timing. the proceeding last for 20 minutes and the aarthi is very divine. there is a hall near temple which is completely covered to avoid the... More 

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Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Pazhamudhir Cholai is one of the six abodes of Lord Murughan, here is is with both his wives. He is the dispenser of divine wisdom in this form. It is in the mountains near Madurai. It was very busy due to Shivaratri but the priest were very thoughtful and we got a good Darshan. A must visit for devotees

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Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

It is one of the padai veedu in arupadaiveedu temple located in alagar malai near Madurai city. A must visit temple.

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