Akkur, Tiruvannamalai

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Akkur
village
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Thiruvannamalai
Languages
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Akkur is a village in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is located 20km from Kanchipuram.

Akkur is home to the Ambujavalli Nayikaa Samedha Lakshmi Narayana Temple. The temple is approximately 700 years old, and is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. [1] The temple was renovated in 2003 and a mahasamprokshanam was conducted. [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ambujavalli Nayikaa Samedha Lakshmi Narayana Temple". Thiruvannamalai Directory. 2009. Retrieved 18 December 2010. 
  2. ^ Subramanian, K. (31 Jan 2003). "Ancient temple gets a face-lift". The Hindu. Archived from the original on 25 November 2010. Retrieved 18 December 2010.