Namakkal Anjaneyar Temple


Namakkal Anjaneyar temple is located in Namakkal, a town in Namakkal district. It is dedicated to the Hindu god Hanuman. It is constructed in the Dravidian style of architecture. The legend of the temple is associated with Narasimha, an avatar of Hindu god Vishnu appearing for Hanuman and Lakshmi. The image of Anjaneyar is 18 ft (5.5 m) tall, making it one of the tallest images of Hanuman in India. The Agamam is followed by “Sri Vaikhanasam”.
The temple has a pillared hall leading to the sanctum. The temple is maintained and administered by the Hindu Religious and Endowment Board of the Government of Tamil Nadu.

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How to Reach:

By Air

The nearest airport is Salem Airport [at] 60 Km Coimbatore International airport is [at] 160 km Trichy airport is [at] 90 Km

By Train

Namakkal railway station in between Salem - Karur line.

By Road

Namakkal is 50 Km from Salem and 45 Km from Karur. It is on National Highway