Varadaraja Perumal Temple


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Varadaraja Perumal Temple Overview

Ranked 29 of 169 sightseeing in Pondicherry

The Varadaraja Perumal Temple is located at Villianur, which also has the Thirukameshwar Temple. These temples were built during  12th century along with two famous wells. The temple has been constructed in traditional Dravidian style, with coloured Gopuram and sculpted pillars. It is dedicated to Lord Vishnu, locally called Venkatachalapathy.

There is a separate shrine of Lord Narashima behind the temple of the main deity. Thiruvabharanam is also present at this temple, which embellishes the main shrine of Lord Vishnu.

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  • Best Time: During DayLength of visit: Below 1hr
  • Length of visit: 2-3hrsBest Time: During Day
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    Sowmya Seshadri

    Sowmya Seshadri5.0/5

    2 reviews

    Divine serene

    a serene peaceful temple known for its age and crowd. being one of the main Vishnu temples in Puducherry it gains atmost crowd during Vaikunda Ekadasi.

    Sathish Kumar

    Sathish Kumar4.3/5

    4 reviews

    Varadaraja Perumal Temple

    It is a must visit temple for everyone who visits Pondicherry.

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