Arunachalam Temple Darshan Timings Tiruvannamalai History

Arunachalam Temple Darshan Timings (Tiruvannamalai), History

About Arunachalam Temple and Darshan Timings: Arunachalam Temple occupies great importance in Hindu culture. It is the largest Shiva temple in India. Girivalam or Circumambulating the sacred hill is an important spiritual activity. The significance of this activity is that the walk relieves the devotees from his sins and the cycle of birth and rebirth.

This Tirvannamalai (Arunachalam) temple construction is dated back to several thousands of years. Chola Kings built the temple in 9th century.

Giri Pradakshina is one of the most important acts that which is performed by the devotees to lord shiva at Arunachalam Temple.

Pilgrims do pradakshina around the hill which covers the distance of nearly 14 km on bare foot and worship the temples along their paths.

Because devotees believe that Lord Shiva established himself as jyothirlinga in the scared hill behind the Tiruvanamalai temple.

In this we provide you the information about the Arunachalam Temple, darshanam timings, accommodation and ways to reach Arunachalam temple.

The below is the information regarding Arunachalam Temple.

Arunachalam Temple (Tiruvannamalai) Darshanam Timings:

The below are the Darshanam timings of the Arunachalam Temple.

Timings From To
Morning Darshanam 5 A.M 12:30 PM
Evening Darshanam 3.30 PM 9:30 PM
Gomatha Pooja 5:30 AM 6 AM
Noon Pooja 11 AM 11:30 AM
Arthajama Pooja 9 PM 9:30 PM
Arunachalam Temple Tiruvannamalai, darshan Timings, Photos
Arunachalam Temple Tiruvannamalai, darshan Timings, Photos

How to Reach Arunachalam Temple (Tiruvannamalai)?

The below are the different ways to reach Arunachalam Temple.

  • There are many buses to reach Arunachalam temple. Many buses operate from Chennai and all important towns and cities in Tamil Nadu. Buses are also operated from Bangalore to Tirupathi.
  • Tiruvannamalai Railway station is the nearest railway station to Arunachalam Temple. It is around 10kms from the temple.

Accommodation Room Booking Details:

Pilgrims can get the accommodation near to temple. There are several Ashrams and charitable trusts that provide lodging at a very nominal tariff.

You should book the hotels in advance if you are planning on travelling during festival or weekends.

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