Admire an impressive five-tiered gateway tower covered with elaborate colored carvings at Uppiliappan Temple, an important Hindu temple dedicated to Venkateswara, an avatar of Lord Vishnu. Constructed in Dravidian style of architecture in late 8th century, the temple features exquisite paintings of ten avatars of Vishnu and images of Lord Rama, Lord Garuda Azhwar and Hanuman. A holy tank inside the temple premises and its gardens provide calm and restful atmosphere to numerous visitors. Check out a mahout riding a decorated temple elephant through a pillared corridor out in the holy tank located on temple’s premises. Make Uppiliappan Temple a centerpiece of your Thirunageswaram vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Thirunageswaram trip itinerary maker website .
Uppiliappan Temple Reviews
A divine place. One of the Divya Desams of God Vishnu. Standing pose with Elegance. He is considered as elder brother of Tirupati Balaji and if you have prayed something for Balaji and not able to go ... more »
Uppiliappan temple also known as Thiruvinnagar is about 4 Kms from Kumbakonam and the temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. This temple is near Thirunageswaram. Lord Vishnu is worshipped as Uppiliappan ... more »
Very peaceful place... Feel calm and pleasure here... The vibration makes us feel very happy... Everyone should watch this place... Must watch this place... Loved this place a lot....
Very clean temple and was well decorated at the time I had been there. There is a temple pond which is well maintained with proper barricades. The temple also had an elephant at the entrance which was mejastic. Overall, the place was neat, peaceful and devotional.
Build a planTell us where and when you
want to go, we will build
the best sightseeing itinerary
Refine itYou have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
Book as a packageUse our travel agents to get
package savings and hassle free booking
Enjoy your trip!Enjoy our 24x7
Plans to Uppiliappan Temple by other users
7 days in Madurai, Rameswaram & Thanjavur District BY A USER FROM INDIA January, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Thanjavur BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Tamil Nadu BY A USER FROM INDIA October, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 37 days in Tamil Nadu BY A USER FROM INDIA October, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in India BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Thanjavur & Kumbakonam BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA June, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium