Koodal Azhagar Temple

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Koodal Azhagar Temple
Koodal Azhagar Temple is located in Tamil Nadu
Koodal Azhagar Temple
Koodal Azhagar Temple
Location in Tamil Nadu
Proper name Koodal Azhagar Temple
Coordinates 9°54′51″N 78°06′49″E / 9.91417°N 78.11361°E / 9.91417; 78.11361Coordinates: 9°54′51″N 78°06′49″E / 9.91417°N 78.11361°E / 9.91417; 78.11361
Country India
State Tamil Nadu
District Madurai
Primary deity Koodal Azhagar (Vishnu)
Architectural styles Dravidian architecture

Koodal Azhagar Koil is a famous Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu located in the center of the city of Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. Koodal is another name for Madurai and Azhaghar means The beautiful one, in Tamil. The temple is an ancient one and very close to the famous Meenakshi Amman Temple. It is one of the 108 divyadesams the holy abodes of Vishnu.[1]



  1. ^ M., Rajagopalan (1993). 15 Vaishnava Temples of Tamil Nadu. Chennai, India: Govindaswamy Printers. pp. 119–128. 

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