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Sivagiri Road | 3 Km from Varkala, Varkala, India
+91 470 260 2807
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Varkala Sivagiri

A small family visit to see the belongings and samadhi of Sri Narayana Guru. Beautifully... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
K Prem Kumar M
Trivandrum, India
Big and clean temple

Very big mutt of Shri narayan guru in varkala. Very clean and well maintained place. Temple is well... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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Sivagiri Road | 3 Km from Varkala, Varkala, India
+91 470 260 2807
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small family visit to see the belongings and samadhi of Sri Narayana Guru. Beautifully maintained, a tourist spot, can see the belongings. a good place to spend time with family members and children. Some even consider him as god.

Thank K Prem Kumar M
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Very big mutt of Shri narayan guru in varkala. Very clean and well maintained place. Temple is well built. mainly accessed by the followers of the guru

Thank AnkitJain1368
Reviewed 10 May 2017

This is a wonderful Shrine to the enlightened social reformer Sree Narayana Guru. He worked to break down the caste system and founded schools for the poor. The energy, peace and tranquility are palpable in the temple and the tomb. The grounds are beautiful with...More

Thank AnneCampbell48
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Sreenarayanaguru who lived for the poor and whose main words, 0ne caste, one religion, one god is now well spread across the globe. It is very difficult to narrat what he has done for the wold. Go to sivagiri and try to understand about it...More

Thank Chandra B
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This is a short tuk tuk ride from Varkala and is well worth visiting. The saint advocated the abolishing of the caste system and there are many interesting signs in the trees advising the followers not to seek money; to work hard etc etc. There...More

Thank traveltottie1954
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

It's a divine place and can be visited alone as well as with family. It's like a temple and one of my favourite places

Thank Rana R
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The place is located away from the city centre, not much to see. Its usually a place where people get married and marriage ceremony is brief, I happened to attend one there which hardly lasted for like 5 minutes. They do serve tasty food and...More

Thank Sunand S
Reviewed 26 December 2016

A friend suggested this place, so we decided to visit. For non-malyalis it is difficult to understand what is happening. The significance of the place is nice and it has a meditative feel to it, and seeing all the devotees is a very humbling experience....More

Thank jenifer_amrita
Reviewed 24 December 2016

its worth going there if u are in varkala . tough there is no activity as such happening they do have a good lunch at times. rather serene place

Thank Ravin K
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Sivagiri famous in India with name of sree Narayana Guru, anyone visit varkala must visit and see the sivagiri,

Thank vmsatheesh22
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Julie P
29 August 2015|
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Response from Kaleshkumar | Reviewed this property |
Hello Julie, This is a tough question. Sivagiri is a holy place, which consists of a temple and the last resting place and memorial of a Social reformer Sree Narayana Guru, who is considered as God by atleast one-fourth of... More

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