Kurinji Andavar Temple, Kodaikanal

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#1 of 7 in Historic Sites in Kodaikanal
One of the most sacred places of worship in the city, Kurinji Andavar Temple was built in 1936 by the Australian wife of a local politician who adopted the Hindu faith. Explore the natural forest surroundings with picturesque views of the valley when you visit this temple, appropriately dedicated to Lord Muruga, the "God of Hills." If you need some souvenirs of your trip, consider picking up some locally made items like chocolates and medicinal oils from one of the nearby stores. Make Kurinji Andavar Temple a centerpiece of your Kodaikanal vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Kodaikanal day trip planner .
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  • Apart religion, best place to feel evening breeze. Couples can have a good feel spiritual and loveable.  more »
  • Kunrinchi aandavar temple was very peaceful place. When we visited work was going on there as they were getting ready to receive flowers that were displayed in flower show just concluding. It was trad...  more »
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