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Brahma Temple

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Thanjavur District, Kumbakonam 612001, India
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Unique, but not worth a detour

This is a relatively small temple, but we didn't have any problems locating it as almost every... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2017
Yogaesh R
four faces brahma idol is special

in this temple,brahma has four faces.the back face is female face can seen in the mirror.it is less... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
raja p
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Hyderabad, India
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Thanjavur District, Kumbakonam 612001, India
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

This is a relatively small temple, but we didn't have any problems locating it as almost every person in town was familiar with the temple. There were two differentiating elements about this temple - Brahma as everyone else pointed out, and the fact that it's...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

in this temple,brahma has four faces.the back face is female face can seen in the mirror.it is less crowded.

Thank raja p
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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

"The Great Great om Brahmde Namah"its very mind to say its temple of Brahma ji our feeling by time i was in there 12:30 Pm temple was open but some people was saying temple was close 12 noon and again open 2:00 pm ,it is...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2017

This is one of the very few temple for brahma. It is a very small temple which is an hour from tiruchi. There is a believe that visiting this temple and placing your horoscope at brahma feet will change your luck for the better. Before...More

1  Thank nermala
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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We had visited this temple located at a walking distance of 1 km from MahaMaham tank during our vacation in Kumbakonam. We were staying in a hotel near the tank and used Google maps to locate this temple which is located in the by lanes....More

2  Thank Kaushik G
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Reviewed 4 December 2016

authentic tempel i never saw before in my life. So old, so full with symbols, truth hindu, etc. More, and more of this you see in south india. Especially Brhama, the foundator of Hinduism.

2  Thank anonyme321
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Reviewed 16 January 2016

Small temple. Its popularly know as Brahman Koil but the moolavar (main diety) is Vedanarayana Perumal. The inner sanctum just outside the garbagriha is a sannidhi for 3-faced Brahma and Gayatri devi. The fourth head behind brahma is covered with a cloth but u can...More

4  Thank AminaRai
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Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

The priest told us that there are only 2 temples dedicated to Bramha in Tamil Nadu. One in Trichy and one in Kumbakonam. We rightly reached there for the curtain closing time- the last Pooja at the temple at 8.00.p.m A very small temple compared...More

Thank Hitha N
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Reviewed 26 November 2015

Even though I had visited kumbhakonam several times I was not aware of this rare temple. By chance my friends informed me about this temple which is close to Hotel Rayaas which we normally stay. I had heard of one temple at Pushkar. This is...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2015

Temples of Brahma are generally very rare to find. This temple is especially wonderful during Navratri, when many different Alankars are portrayed.

Thank RachanaR18
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