Marudhamalai Hill Temple
Subramaniyaswami Temple, Marudamalai is a popular 12th-century hill temple dedicated to Hindu god Murugan, situated near Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India. It is considered as the SEventh House of Lord Murugan. Like most Murugan temples, the temple is situated on a hillock, part of the Western Ghats about 12 km west of the city of Coimbatore. Thai Poosam and other Murugan festivals are celebrated.
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The Marudhamalai hill temple is located at a towering height of 500 ft in the highland on the Western Ghats.
15 kms away to north-west of Coimbatore city, the temple has an excellent invigorating atmosphere. Vehicles are allowed to pass through the Marudhamalai temple and the devasthanam has granted three buses from the low slope of the hill to get through the temple on top. The Marudhamalai temple has its main deity as Lord Muruga and the temple attributes quite delightful facilities to the habitu making their visit a comforting one while offering their prayer to the deity. The major feature of this hill is that it grows important medicinal herbs, which is used extensively in making ayurvedic medicines.