Vayalur Murugan Temple, Trichy
Trichy city is the home of the renowned Vayalur Arulmigu Subramaniya Swamy Temple simply known as Vayalur Murugan Temple. The Vayalur Murugan Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Muruga, located in the village of Kumaravayalur in Tiruchirapalli district, Tamil Nadu, India.
Location: Vayalur Murugan Temple, Google Maps
Dedicated To: Lord Murugan
Vayalur Murugan Temple Timings: 6:00 am – 9:00 pm (Everyday)
Vayalur Murugan Temple Contact Number: 0431 2607344
Vayalur Murugan Temple Built By: Chola Dynasty in the 9th century
Vayalur Murugan Temple Festivals: Vaikasi Visakha, Karthika Festival, Kanda Sashti Festival and Panguni Uthiram
Distance From Trichy:14 Kms (40 mins travel time)
History Of Vayalur Murugan Temple:
The Vayalur Murugan Temple dates back to the 9th century and was built by a King of the Chola Dynasty. It’s maintained by the Hindus & Charitable Endowments Department of the Government of Tamilnadu. The temple is dedicated to Lord Murugan who is a form of Lord Shiva and is worshipped by people who come here to pray for a healthy, happy, successful life. A dip in the temple tank is believed to get rid of any obstacle in one’s life.
What Is Famous In Vayalur Murugan Temple?
Vayalur Murugan temple is also known as the child adoption temple. Adoption of the child takes place here for a certain period due to major defects in the children. It is believed that all the evil things get rid of the children when they are adopted here for some period and also children will reach greater heights in life.
Specialities In Vayalur Murugan Temple:
Along with the main idol of Lord Murugan, the temple has shrines of Nataraj and Lord Ganesha. The surrounding lush green greenery and the Sakhti Theertaham complete the temple. The beautiful carvings on the temple along with the vibrant Gopuram and interiors, add to the charm of the place. There are many festivals celebrated in vayalur murugan temple like Thai Poosam, Vaikasi Visakha, Karthika Festival, Kanda Sashti Festival and Panguni Uthiram. Visit Vayalur Murugan temple to see yet another historic temple in Tiruchirapalli and don’t forget to offer a humble prayer while here.
How to Reach Vayalur Murugan Temple:
By Bus: Somarasampettai Bus Stop.
By taking an Auto-rickshaw.
Private Taxis are available for hire.
By renting a Car/ Bike.
Hotels Near Vayalur Murugan Temple:
(0.06 km) Hotel Gajapria
(0.06 km) Rajasugam Hotel
(0.06 km) Gajapriya Hotel
(0.06 km) Guru Hotel
(0.06 km) Sevana Hotel
Restaurants Near Vayalur Murugan Temple:
0.06 km) Guru Restaurant
(0.06 km) Hotel Rajasugam
(0.06 km) New Kurinji Restaurant
(0.12 km) Pushpam Restaurant
(0.07 km) pushpam hotel(restaurant)