Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, Tiruchirappalli

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A monumental Hindu shrine dominating the Srirangam skyline Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple is dedicated to an incarnation of Vishnu. Constructed in the ornately decorated Dravidian architecture, the temple remains one of the most significant shrines devoted to the Supreme God. Take your time to explore the seven prakharas, stretched out gloriously over 63.1 hectares (156 acres) and containing 21 magnificent towers. A bustling, colorful hub, the temple hosts festivals for almost 250 days of the calendar year, and as one of the largest religious complexes in the world, the site attracts pilgrims from across the globe. For Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple and beyond, use our Tiruchirappalli road trip planning tool to get the most from your Tiruchirappalli vacation.
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  • Recently I visited this temple. Neatly maintained and due to covid-19 , the temple allows devotees in small groups with proper social distancing.. mask should be weared, hands are sanitised using an.....  more »
  • One of the Pride of Indians....Majestic Architecture... Well maintained... Not much Commercialised...Divine Sculptors... Spiritual destination...  more »

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