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Palani near Madurai enshrines Dhandayutapani in a hill temple. At the foot of the hill is Tiru Aavinankudi. Both these temples are visited by thousands throughout the year.enshrines Dhandayutapani in a hill temple. At the foot of the hill is Tiru Aavinankudi. Both these temples are visited by thousands throughout the year.

Significance: Palani is one of the most visited temples in Tamilnadu and is one of the revered 6 Padai Veedu shrines of Murugan.

Architecture: The Tiruvavinankudi temple is located at the foot of the hill while the Palani Andavar temple with a gold plated vimanam is located on top of the Palani hill.

Legends: Several colorful legends are associated with this ancient temple rich in tradition and festivals.

Festivals: This temple follows a calendar of festivals throughout the year. The annual Bhramotsavam is celebrated in the month of Panguni.

Address: palani at the foot hills of kodaikanal
Directions: palani town in tamil nadu

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Nov 11, 2003
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