Destination Details

Destination Title Meenakshi Temple
City / State Tamil Nadu
Description
Meenakshi Temple, also referred to as Meenakshi Amman or Minakshi-Sundareshwara Temple is a historic Hindu temple located on the southern bank of the Vaigai River in the temple city of Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. It is dedicated to Meenakshi, a form of Parvati, and her consort, Sundareshwar, a form of Shiva.The temple is at the center of the ancient temple city of Madurai mentioned in the Tamil Sangam literature, with the goddess temple mentioned in 6th century CE texts.