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Adi Kumbeswarar Temple

Valayapettai Agraharam, Kumbakonam 612001, India
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Kumbakonam City Name derived from this temple

Adi Kumbeswarar Temple is located near to Bus stand and City name derived from this temple. Adi... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Hyderabad, India
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Tamil Nadu is very famous for temples. More so, places like Kumbakonam are very well known for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Secunderabad, India
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Valayapettai Agraharam, Kumbakonam 612001, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Adi Kumbeswarar Temple is located near to Bus stand and City name derived from this temple. Adi Kumbeswarar Temple is Lord shiva Temple and is represented by Lingam. Temple is located in big area and must visit Temple in Kumbakonam.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tamil Nadu is very famous for temples. More so, places like Kumbakonam are very well known for various temples in the city. The temple is very big. Luckily, when I visited the Temple, there was not much of rush. I went inside and the architecture...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is a very large temple.the architecture of this temple is marvelous.i visited in the evening while pooja going on there with dedication.

Thank raja p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Temple Located Inside City ., Very Easily Reachable ,I felt very good when I visited this temple. It was a great experience worshipping here during sandhya kala witnessing Deepa aradane. If you visit kumbakonam, please don't miss this.

Thank prasadrr
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

City got its name because of the temple God. It's a huge temple but wasn't crowded as I visited in the morning. Went up to sanctum in no time.

Thank abhik_fe
Reviewed 7 June 2017

The Gopurams have excellent carvings and shows the artistic talent of the sculptors. The old monuments have to be preserved as it is. Had great darshan of Shiva and Amman.

Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

It is an experience to go visit Adi Kumbeshwarar temple. Breath-taking view of the temple, massive structural wonder and its accessibility to different places like Tanjore, Thirukarugavur and many other places like Trichi and many great places like Navagraha temples. So loved the stay over...More

Thank Mallesh_san
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The legend says that Shiva cretaed the Linga and worshipped it. The vessel(kumbha) containing the nectar of bliss drifted during the Huge Flood towards the southern part of India and settled here. HE took the form of a hunter to break the vessel which led...More

Thank Mohan2013
Reviewed 24 May 2017

You cannot complete this temple darshan in 1 hour. such a big temple. Lot of visitors. What a temple. Salute to the king who built it.

1  Thank Kartik9779
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Mangalaambigai alangaram was top notch. It is a must visit if you go to Kumbakonam. The temple is also well maintained.

Thank Sathiyakailash S
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9 January 2017|
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Response from muthu1956 | Reviewed this property |
.I am from Kumbakonam. But, residing in Chandigarh.Two months back, I was there. It is better you stick to the main temples in Kumbakonam and a few in Tirunageswaram and Panasam. Two days are more than enough. Some of the... More