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Chidambaram Nataraja Temple

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East Car Street, Chidambaram | Vijay Gems, 608001, India
+91 93450 05815
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited this temple in the month of November 2018.Nataraj temple had a very big premises and there are lot of small temples of Lord Ganesha,Murugan in the premises There is separate temple for Lord Shivagami and there is a temple tank.

Thank Bala S
Reviewed 29 October 2018

You don't / can't review places of worhip !! This is a very venerable old temple, well run by a group of priests. A well known icon of beauty and veneration, a sacred belief of " Chidambara Rahasyam "--which you should learn about from the...More

Thank Passport648127
Reviewed 30 September 2018

This beautiful temple fills one with a sense of awe. The gopuram displays magnificent art-carvings of Gods and Goddesses. The main temple is of Nataraja that is, Shiva as the Lord of Dance. If we go further inside, there are shrines of Lord Vishnu in...More

Thank 123veena123
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Chidambaram Nataraja temple is magnificently built by the Cholas and stands as a testimony for our cultural heritage.The beauty of the architecture is that one can stand at intersection place and worship both Govindaraja perumal and Nataraja. Similarly, there is also one point near the...More

Thank mukesh t
Reviewed 26 August 2018

The Famous Cosmic Dancer and Historical Temple in Natarajar Temple in Tamil Nadu, South India. Very Good Pilgrimage Temple

Thank choladynastytourism
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Great pious architecture in the heart of the South. Highly recommended. About an hour’s distance from Pondycherry.

Thank boelka
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Area wise a big temple (bigger than MADURAI MeenakshiAmmam Temple) and it is maintained by DHIKSHITHERs who are the custodians and the major donors are from CHETTIAR community.

Thank Sunnbala
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

The temple was magnificent awesome. It really feels like to see such a extraordinary building. The temple has four gates. If your planning to visit please be early and spend some time praying relaxing and sit on calm place and practice yoga.. The sculptures are...More

Thank sMahendrakumar
Reviewed 20 July 2018

The temple is both huge and impressive; the gopurams are massive; the 1000 pillar hall is beautiful; the statues and paintings are breath taking

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Reviewed 11 July 2018

One of the biggest historic temple. the temple that talks about historic and scientific values. Car Parking is a huge issue here. I was lucky enough to find a one...The service inside the temple is horrible. Each and every person inside would be asking you...More

Thank Ashok K
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4 October 2017|
Response from mamti11_h | Reviewed this property |
hello sir, sorry I won't be able to answer your question as we went there in the car and left our slipper & luggage in the car. any other thing I can clarify thanks mamta