Venugopalaswamy Kuraiyur

Venugopalaswamy, Kuraiyur

Vaishnavite Temples, Madurai District


Venugopalaswamy, facing east


Rukmini & Satyabhama, facing east along with main deity

Other Deities


Venugopalaswamy Kuraiyur is a small east-facing temple with an entrance gate in the east. The temple is situated in a single spacious prakaram. The temple has been renovated in recent times and is well maintained. A Mukha Mandapam is in front of the Mahamandapam. This is followed by an Ardha Mandapam and Antralaya before the sanctum sanctorum of the Lord. A little distance before this temple is a small and old temple of Lord Shiva as Chidambareswara situated in a single Prakaram.

Holy Water (Theertham) – No information

Sacred Tree (Sthala Vriksham) – No information


Venugopalaswamy Kuraiyur is an old temple. Historical information is not available as of now.


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Venugopalaswamy Kuraiyur is 18 kilometers south of Thirumangalam off the NH44. After the Kalligudi Chathram junction and after the police station take a left towards the east and go for about 7 kilometers crossing Odaipatti to reach Venugopalaswamy Kuraiyur.

Stay and Food

None locally. The closest is Thirumangalam and Madurai. There are a few tea shops at the Kalligudi Chathram junction.

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