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Chidambaram Nataraja Temple

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This is one of the most significant temples in the region.
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East Car Street, Chidambaram | Vijay Gems, 608001, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

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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

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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

Thank VarunN174
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
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Must visit place, nice gopura, can visit to Pichavaram mangroves, excellent place. In chidambaram lot of options to stay, very nice food we will get

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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

One of the biggest temples in Chidambaram. We were able to get in touch with a priest who took us around the temple and explained the importance behind each idol in a very leisure manner. It takes around 1-1.5 hours to cover the full temple

Thank Sanjaykumar V
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srinifromchennai
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Response from Mamta 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
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