Jambukeswarar Temple, Tiruchirappalli

Admire the countless intensely colored sculptures of Jambukeswarar Temple, an important Hindu pilgrimage site in Tiruchirapalli. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, this huge, 1,800-year-old temple centers on an underground stream of mysterious origin, which never goes dry. An intensely colored, flat-top pyramidal tower adorned with elaborate statues covers the water source, which gushes next to an image of Shivalingam. Marvel at a long corridor with 796 carved pillars and observe as the devotees bring in their offerings. Make Jambukeswarar Temple part of your personalized Tiruchirappalli itinerary using our Tiruchirappalli online trip planner.
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  • This is a great temple to visit. They have cleaned up the temple and it is a nice place to walk around inside the temple. The architecture within the temple is beautiful and you can enjoy it...  more »
  • Jambukeswara temple of lord Shiva is in water form of lord Shiva,a very huge temple,the temple Architecture is treat to watch,must for Shiva bhakta.  more »
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