6 Temples Elderly Travellers Must Visit In Madurai

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Spiritual Sojourn

For elderly globetrotters seeking a unique blend of spiritual exploration and historical intrigue, Madurai’s temples offer a captivating experience.

Meenakshi Temple

This sprawling complex, dedicated to Lord Shiva and his consort Parvati (Meenakshi), is a symphony of Dravidian architecture. 

Koodal Azhagar Temple

This serene temple complex offers a welcome respite from the grandeur of Meenakshi. The intricate carvings on the pillars and the gabled roof (mandapa) are architectural gems.

ISKCON Madurai

Dedicated to Lord Krishna and Radha, the temple is built in a modern architectural style with a blend of traditional elements.

Pazhamudir Solai Murugan Temple

Dedicated to Lord Murugan, the temple is perched atop a hillock, offering panoramic views of Madurai. The climb to the temple is manageable, with well-laid steps and resting points.

Vandiyur Mariamman Temple

Dedicated to Goddess Mariamman, the protector deity, the temple is known for its colourful facade and vibrant rituals. 

Compiled By Himani Verma

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