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Meenakshi – from the forest to the temple, part one


A  raindrop rolled down one leaf to land on another, sparkling in the dawn light, among the golden spherical flowers. The clear voice of a rose-ringed parrot called, “Meeakshi, Meenakshi” through the trees.  656 more words

Tales Of India

24 hours in Madurai

Whether you are going from Kerala to Pondicherry or heading to the southernmost tip of India, Kanyakumari, chances are you are going to have to make a visit to Madurai. 552 more words


Madurai Meenakshi Temple...A marvelous architectural spectacle!!

Madurai Meenakshi temple (in the district of Madurai, Tamilnadu, India) is well known through out the world for its marvelous architecture  and sanctity. I got the lucky opportunity to visit the temple last October along with my family. 371 more words


Temples, Seas, and Gandhi

After realising trains from Madurai to Kanyakumari only left at ridiculous hours of the morning, we visited Madurai’s famous Meenakshi Amman Temple at 8 o’clock the night before we left. 1,288 more words

Tamil Nadu

Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple

Meenakshi Amman Temple is Located in Madurai on the banks of River Vaigai. The Male Deity of the Temple is Lord Sundareeswarar ( Lord Shiva ) and Female Deity is Meenakshi Amman ( Parvathy Devi ) . 32 more words

Female Deity