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Koodal Azhagar Temple, Madurai

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Adorning the old part of the city with its specific, Dravidian architectural style, Koodal Azhagar Temple is a famous religious site dedicated to the Vishnu deity. The temple is divided into three parts, on three floors, which house three Vishnu idols in different positions. So on each one you can see the sitting, standing, and sleeping Vishnu’s huge idols. Pay attention to the decorations and carvings on both the walls and doors, as well as the idols themselves, and enjoy the lively atmosphere of the site. A visit to Koodal Azhagar Temple represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Madurai tour planner to plot your vacation.
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  • This temple is very near the oeriyar bus stand. Just 50 metres walk and you reach the temple. The important sannithis that you should have a Darshan in this temple are - 01. Surya Ratha stone image....  more
    This temple is very near the oeriyar bus stand. Just 50 metres walk and you reach the temple. The important sannithis that you should have a Darshan in this temple are - 01. Surya Ratha stone image....  more »
  • Set in the heart of Madurai, this is an architecturally very elegant temple. Must see temple in Madurai. 
    Set in the heart of Madurai, this is an architecturally very elegant temple. Must see temple in Madurai.  more »
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  • Oldest temple that connects history of Madurai

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