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Oothukadu Kalinga Narayana Perumal Temple

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Famous for songs and dances

Any bharatanatyam song or Carnatic music song on Lord Krishna that touched your heart.. Well this... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
ss2787
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Bengaluru, India
An Old Temple renovated recently

A very old temple that has been the subject of the famous Carnatic composer, Oothukadu Venkata... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
AnandL20151013
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Chennai, India
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Any bharatanatyam song or Carnatic music song on Lord Krishna that touched your heart.. Well this was the place where those songs were sung by the composer Oothukaadu Venkatakavi. The main lord is Lord Krishna doing a Kalinga Narthanam and the Singer was impressed by...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2017

A very old temple that has been the subject of the famous Carnatic composer, Oothukadu Venkata Subbiyer, it has been literally given a new life with the recently done renovations. THe Utsava murthy of Krishna as Kalinga narthana Perumaal is exquisite and make us keep...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2015

This temple is located in a small village near Kumbakonam. Public transport is very less and you have to go by taxi if you want to reduce the travel time. At present construction of gopuram and other works going on for Kumbabishekam planned in August...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2012

The Dietys name is Kalinganarthanar Swamy which means joyous dancing of krishna on Snake Kalingans Heads and it is not Kalinga"narayana"swami as mentioned in earlier reviews. This temple is in the list of UNESCO heritage list for the Kalinganarthanrs Moorthy which is said to be...More

6  Thank rswaminathan
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Reviewed 18 July 2012

The Oothukadu Kalinga Narayana Perumal Temple is located in a small village, about 20 km from Kumbakonam, and about 7 km from Thirukarugavoor, and 1 km from Avoor. It can be reached by hired cars, and buses that drop nearby. The temple gained popularity after...More

11  Thank Cancer_Moon
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