Thiruthani Murugan Temple, Thiruthani

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Thiruthani Murugan temple is a Hindu temple, on the hill of Thiruttani, Tiruvallur district, Tamil Nadu, India, dedicated to Lord Muruga. The hill has 365 steps indicating 365 days of the year. It is fifth among the six abodes of Lord Muruga (Aarupadai veedugal) The other five are Palani Murugan Temple, Swamimalai Murugan Temple, Thiruchendur Murugan Temple, Thiruparankundram and Pazhamudircholai Murugan Temple. Thiruttani is 87 kilometres (54 mi) from Chennai.Earlier Thiruttani was called as Thiruveragam,After correct Demon Tharagan(Soorasamharam) he got subsided his angry so here Kandha sasti festival(Soorasamharam) is not conducted.
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  • Sacred place. Glad to have Swamy darshan.Valli Deva sena sametha swamy is great pleassure to watch.One shoudl visit to this sacred place for sure in life time  more »
  • Almost it's a biennial trip for us to go and worship this 6th abode of God Muruga. Temple situated on a hillock reachable by both road and steps. A new and huge tower Rajagopuram is now erected near....  more »
  • Best devotional place near Chennai within 1 hr travel. Butter milk are very tasty. Monkeys are rome around temple be careful. Some lovers using this temple as park. Over all good experience
  • Very nice temple. The temple is open throughout the day time. Special darshan at Rs.150 is also available. Don't get misled by news that temple will be closed from 1 to 4 pm
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