Thiruparankundram, Tamil Nadu 625005
5:30 AM to 1 PM, 4 PM to 9 PM
The temple is recognized as one of the six holy abodes of Murugan. It also symbolizes the victory against Surapadman, the demon and where Murugan married his beloved. The origins of this ancient structure dates back to the 6th century and were built by the Pandyas. The architectural designs are fascinating to observe, including the symbolisms on walls and the idols that bear some distinct features. It is a rock-cut temple and hence creates an extraordinary environment where visitors will feel the ambience of ancient Indian civilization, learn about its historical significance and worship in a satiable way.