Must visit temple. Mythologically significant. Lord shiva received the pranava mantram from lord skanda(swaminatha swamy). Observing pooja and aarti is a mesmerizing experience.
Sri Swaminatha Swamy temple is a holy temple dedicated to Lord Murugan.It is located atop a small hill.The temple is beautiful and well maintained.One has to climb some steps to reach the top. Though the temple was quite crowded we managed to have a very good darshan of the Lord. One can get peace of mind on having a glimpse... 更多
This is one of the 6 abodes of Karthik swamy. The place is good for having a peaceful darshan of lord Muruga. You have to climb up some steps to have darshan.
Sri Swamintaha Swami temple is located in Swamimalai, which is about 7 Kms from Kumbakonam. This temple is dedicated to Lord Murugan alias Karthikeyan. This temple is one of the Six Aaru Padai Veedu (Six Holy Shrines) dedicated to Lord Murugan. Here, the shrine Swaminathaswamy is located on a Hillock which is about 60' from the ground level. One has... 更多
We booked Abishekam. You have to collect the tickets from the Office at the main entrance down the hills. To reach the temple you need to claimb nearly 40 steps. On entering the special entrance, you will find a counter there you have to register your name. At this point one guy by name Vaithi, saying that he is the... 更多
As the title of my review suggests, I am glad that I went to this temple. The main sanctum is situated at the top of a long flight of stairs. After Lord Murugan's dharisanam you can head out of the sanctum to admire the beautiful surroundings. Do sit down at the temple after your prayers, and enjoy the view, the... 更多
One of the six abodes of Skanda - this is a Holy shrine dedicated to Karthik or Lord Murugan. It is believed that Sri Subramanya explained the meaning of OM to his father Lord Shiva here !! This is temple is for the pilgrims, it does have beautiful sculptures if you are interested in architecture too. The temple walls have... 更多
Visited during saturday with family at around 5pm. car parking facility was available. Difficult for elderly people to climb the steps ( 50 steps appx). Abhisekam being performed when we reached at the top of temple. Had a good dharsan. Nearby Vijayanagar temple (ThiruValanchuzhi Nathar ) is located around 2 km. A must visit location
On 3rd day of our twelve days religious personal tour in pious Shravan month from Chennai to Trivandrum by taxi, we visited this holy temple. It was our 5th destination of the day. Swaminathaswamy Temple is located in Swamimalai dedicated Lord Murugan 5 km from Kumbakonam. The temple is one of the six holy shrines of Murugan called Arupadaiveedu. The... 更多