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Sikkal

Velankanni

13.7/5(3 Ratings)

Sikkal Overview

Ranked 3 of 19 sightseeing in Velankanni

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 collection of paintings that belong to the bygone era and represent a perfect blend of colours and portrayals. The temple complex also has a small shrine dedicated to Lord Shiva, Vishnu and Hanuman. People of the region believe that the offerings made to the deities help to come out of problems and hurdles.
 

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What travellers are saying about Sikkal

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  • Best Time: During DayLength of visit: 1-2hrs
  • Length of visit: 2-3hrsBest Time: During Sunrise
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Timing, fees and more

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Operating hours

Monday - Friday:
7:00 AM -7:00 PM
Saturday:
7:00 AM -7:00 PM
Sunday:
7:00 AM -7:00 PM
Public Holidays:
7:00 AM -7:00 PM
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Other Details

Famous for:
Places of Worship
Entry:
free
Not Allowed:
Pets

Reviews and Ratings

Reena gomes

Reena gomes5.0/5

3 reviews

Good and unique features

Liked the place, different from usual. This small township has its own color and sweetness to share.

Sayeeganesh Chetty

Sayeeganesh Chetty3.6/5

6 reviews

Worth going

I had been with my family on the day of Diwali and so an emotional and religious visit. It is an old temple along with Shiva and Perumal and Subramanyar. Fine place to visit.