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Kurinji Andavar Temple

Kuringi Andavar Temple Road, Kodaikanal 624101, India
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A small temple for murugan, very peaceful. you get to see the kurinji plant which flowers once in... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2016
Narayani M
,
Bengaluru, India
Unique Place in the World of Flowers -Kurunji Flower & Murugan Temple at Kodaikanal

There is an uniqueness at Kurunji Andavar Temple at Kodaikanal, Kurunji Flower is a rare of the... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2016
Govindarao K
,
Chennai (Madras), India
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  • Excellent35%
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  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
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“palani hills” (28 reviews)
“city view” (11 reviews)
“main deity” (6 reviews)
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Kuringi Andavar Temple Road, Kodaikanal 624101, India
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

A small temple for murugan, very peaceful. you get to see the kurinji plant which flowers once in 12 years. There is a handicrafts shop outside the temple which had good collections.

2  Thank Narayani M
Reviewed 11 October 2016

There is an uniqueness at Kurunji Andavar Temple at Kodaikanal, Kurunji Flower is a rare of the rarerest flower - it blossoms only once in 12 years- it is following the cycle for so many decades. I have personally seen it close to 36 years...More

1  Thank Govindarao K
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Very small temple located atop the hill. It is a small and clean Murugan temple.It is not crowded. From the temple, the view of the land / city looks great ! You can shop for craft-work close-by.

1  Thank Rajan T
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Temple premises was big, neat and clean. The scenic view was good. Locally grown fruits like guava and pears sold at the entrance of the tremple were OK in taste.

Thank ckjk23
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

If you go during off season, it is probably ok. But during peak times, it is a headache. Traffic jams everywhere all the way back to Chettiar Park. The noise from all the honking makes it very disturbing during the visit. Best to park a...More

Thank CConn
Reviewed 29 September 2016

A small and peaceful temple for the Lord of Kurinji (Muruga/Subramanya/Karthikeya). This temple is small and clean. The main deity is Lord Muruga but also houses shrines for Lord Ganesh, Lord Vishnu and the Navagrahas.

Thank Ramji S
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

It is lovely temple located on a very beautiful and scenic place. Palani can be seen from here. The temple is very old and nice.

Thank Ajay S
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Small temple but very beautiful. Very serene and peaceful. The deities are beautiful and viewing them in reverence brings hope and joy to the mind. Must visit. Very clean.

Thank smukerji9455
Reviewed 21 September 2016

If you visit Kodai, you should not miss visiting Kurinji Andavar temple which is a very ancient one. They have renovated the place well

Thank jaggu
Reviewed 19 September 2016

view from kurinji temple is super. nice temple. from kurinji temple we can see palani hills. very silent place...

Thank Gopika_Praveen
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