Places of Worship in Tamil Nadu

Places of Worship in Tamil Nadu

Top Places of Worship in Tamil Nadu recommended by travellers

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  • Type: Place of Worship
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Balaji Temple, Valparai
Rank 110
Ranked 110 of 1927
Places to Visit in Tamil Nadu
Average Rating
6.1 / 7 1
5 Ratings & 5 Reviews
Balaji Temple is currently owned by the Peria Karamalai Tea Industries and is located about 10 km away from Valparai, in Karamalai.  Read More »
"Best temple"Dec 8, 2015 "Very pleasant place to Pray"Aug 31, 2015
  • Type: Place of Worship
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Karamalai Annai Velankanni Church, Valparai
Rank 122
Ranked 122 of 1927
Places to Visit in Tamil Nadu
Average Rating
6.6 / 7 1
5 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Karamalai Annai Velankanni Church, dedicated to the Velankanni Matha, is located around 10 km away from Valparai. This church was constructed in 2003. An annual festival is organised here every year, in the month of September. Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
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Tenkasi, Tirunelveli
Rank 136
Ranked 136 of 1927
Average Rating
6.1 / 7 1
6 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Tenkasi is known as the Varanasi of the southern region of India. This place is famous for a temple known as the Vishwanatha Temple, devoted to Lord Shiva. The temple is around 500 years old and belongs to the era of the Pandya Dynasty. The major attractions of this temple are... Read More »
"60 km from Tirunelveli"Aug 27, 2016 "Must visit"Jul 21, 2015
  • Type: Place of Worship
67%
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Papanasam, Tirunelveli
Rank 142
Ranked 142 of 1927
Average Rating
6.3 / 7 1
6 Ratings & 5 Reviews
Papanasam is a village located in the Tirunelveli District and has a famous temple called the Papanasam Temple. Papavinaseswarar, an incarnation of Lord Shiva, is the presiding deity of this temple. Another attraction of this village is the Papanasam Dam, also known as... Read More »
"My first trip"Jun 13, 2017 "City ofShiva Temple and a fall"Aug 27, 2016
  • Type: Place of Worship
Anjaneya Temple, Namakkal
Rank 153
Ranked 153 of 1927
Average Rating
6.0 / 7 1
5 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Anjaneya temple is situated at the right and opposite to Lord Narasimha temple that is approximately 100 m apart. The idol of Anjaneya is 13 ft high and is located in such a manner that the face of Lord Anjaneya is directing Lord Narasimha. Read More »
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  • Type: Place of Worship
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Thindal Murugan Temple, Erode
Rank 167
Ranked 167 of 1927
Average Rating
5.9 / 7 1
9 Ratings & 7 Reviews
Thindal Murugan Temple is one of the major worship places in the region. The worship centre is dedicated Lord Muruga, the reincarnation of Lord Vishnu. This revered place is positioned on the Thindal village at a hillock that is located at a distance of 6 km from the centre of... Read More »
"Lovely Thindal temple visit"Feb 18, 2016 "Feel peacefulness"Dec 27, 2015
  • Type: Place of Worship
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Sri Thyagarajaswamy Temple, Thiruvarur
Rank 173
Ranked 173 of 1927
Average Rating
6.6 / 7 1
5 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Sri Thyagarajaswamy Temple is dedicated to Somaskandar, a form of Lord Shiva. The temple complex has shrines of other gods, such as the Kamalaamba, Vanmikanathar and Thyagarajar. It also has a Kamalalayam temple tank which is considered to be the largest in India. The... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Thirumoorthy Hills, Tirupur
Rank 196
Ranked 196 of 1927
Average Rating
5.8 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 3 Reviews
The Thirumoorthy Hills is located near the Thirumoorthy Dam and is famous for the Thirumoorthy Temple. According to a legend, Athari Maharishi along with his consort, Anushiya Devi, resided at this hill. This couple is believed to be a great devotee of Lord Vishnu, Lord... Read More »
Chandira Choodeswarar Temple, Hosur
Rank 206
Ranked 206 of 1927
Average Rating
7.0 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
The Chandira Choodeswarar Temple is situated on top of a hill at Hosur. It is situated in the Krishnagiri District of Tamil Nadu and was built by Thirupuvanamalla Barvatharaja Anthiyazhvar of the Hoysala dynasty in the year 1260. It is dedicated to Lord Shiva or Choodeswarar... Read More »
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  • Type: Place of Worship
99%
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Pasupathieswarer Temple, Karur
Rank 207
Ranked 207 of 1927
Average Rating
7.0 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Pasupathieswarer temple is one of the chief attractions of Karur. Pasupathieswarer temple, which dates back to the time of Cholas, is dedicated to Lord Shiva. This temple is considered among the seven Sivalayams or the Sivasthalams or the holy abodes of Lord Shiva in western... Read More »
"Beautiful place of Lord Shiva"Apr 15, 2016 "Historical place"Sep 2, 2014
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Abirami Amman Temple, Dindigul
Rank 211
Ranked 211 of 1927
Average Rating
7.0 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Abirami Amman Temple is situated in the heart of the city and is famous for the Kolu that is kept during the Navratri festival. During this festival, the temple priests perform over 1 lac archanas to Goddess Abirami Amman. A procession during all Fridays of Adi month is held... Read More »
"New temple"Oct 19, 2016 "New temple"Oct 19, 2016
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Thillai Kali Temple, Cuddalore
Rank 222
Ranked 222 of 1927
Average Rating
6.8 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Thillai Kali Temple was constructed by Kopperunjingam who ruled the place during 1229 to 1278. Read More »
"Thillai kali amman temple darshan"Apr 30, 2014 "Ellai Kali"Sep 13, 2013
  • Type: Place of Worship
67%
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Patteeswaram, Kumbakonam
Rank 225
Ranked 225 of 1927
Average Rating
5.7 / 7 1
9 Ratings & 8 Reviews
Patteeswaram is located around 8 km from Kumbakonam and is famous for the Sri Durgai Shrine and a Shiva Temple called the Sri Dhenupureeswarar Temple. It is believed that Sri Durga, also known as Vishnu Durga, was placed in the Durgai Temple by the Cholas. The Cholas brought... Read More »
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Thiruppullani, Ramanathapuram
Rank 258
Ranked 258 of 1927
Average Rating
6.3 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
The Thiruppullani also referred to as Dharbasayanam is famous for its Vishnu temple. The presiding deity of this temple is Lord Adi Jagannatha Perumal. Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Sikkal, Velankanni
Rank 263
Ranked 263 of 1927
Places to Visit in Tamil Nadu
Average Rating
5.2 / 7 1
3 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Sikkal is a city, which is known for housing a beautiful Muragan Temple. This temple is dedicated to Lord Singaravelan. Possessing a large complex, the temple premises and its pillars are adorned with intricately designed stone carvings. The temple also houses a wide... Read More »
"Good and unique features"Jan 20, 2014 "Worth going"Nov 7, 2013
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Thiruvilliputhur Andal Kovil, Sivakasi
Rank 273
Ranked 273 of 1927
Average Rating
5.8 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Thiruvilliputhur Andal Kovil or Srivilliputtur Vatapatrasayi Temple or Thiruvilliputhur Divya Desam is one of the 108 Divya Deshams or the holy abodes of Lord Vishnu.  This temple is located at Srivilliputtur town, which is about 20 km from Sivakashi en route Virudhunagar. Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Srivaikuntam, Tirunelveli
Rank 274
Ranked 274 of 1927
Average Rating
5.8 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Srivaikuntam is a temple dedicated to one of the forms of Lord Vishnu, known as Srivaikuntapathi Swami. The temple has a gopuram and mandapam that are decorated with numerous sculptures of elephants, yallis and warriors. Another mandapam called the Ekadasi Mandapam is also... Read More »
"Hari Hara sthalam"Dec 31, 2013 "Enjoyed the greenery"Dec 7, 2013
  • Type: Place of Worship
Nanguneri, Tirunelveli
Rank 299
Ranked 299 of 1927
Average Rating
7.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Nanguneri is a taluk headquarters and is popular for the Totadrinathar Temple, also known as the Totadri Mutt. It is managed by the Vanamamalai Mutt and Thothathri Nathan is the presiding deity of this temple. An oil well, called the Ennai Kinaru, is located within the... Read More »
Sri Badrakaliamman Temple, Sivakasi
Rank 303
Ranked 303 of 1927
Average Rating
7.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Sri Badrakaliamman Temple is the most famous temple in Sivakasi. This temple is dedicated to Goddess Badrakaliamman, who is also the patron goddess of the town. The main feature of this temple is its ‘rajagopuram’, which is considered to be the highest amongst all... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
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Brihadeshwar Temple, Trichy
Rank 305
Ranked 305 of 1927
Places to Visit in Tamil Nadu
Average Rating
6.5 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Brihadeshwar temple is the popular destination of tourists visiting Tiruchirapalli, which is situated at Thanjavur at a distance of 100 km away. Brihadeshwar temple was built in the Early Chola period of 1st century by Rajaraja Chola I. The temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, is... Read More »
"Big temple."Oct 24, 2017 "Huge temple with architectural..."May 24, 2015