Marudhamalai temple is located at Marudhamalai, in Coimbatore district in the state of Tamilnadu.
Lord Muruga graces in the temple as Swayambhu. Valli and Devasena are the consorts of Lord Muruga.
Near the foothill there is a temple for Pillayar known as Thaan thondri Vinaayakar.
This is hill temple with about 837 steps to reach the deity.
This temple was built in 12th Century.
Best Time to visit – September to February.
Traditional dress is allowed for darshan.
Temple Timings :
5.30 am to 1.00 pm
2.00 pm to 8.30 pm
Pooja Schedule :
5.30 am – Viswaroopa Dharsanam
8.30 am – Kalasandhi Pooja
11.30 am – Uchikkalam Pooja
1.00 pm to 2.00 pm – Thirukkappiduthal in day time
4.30 pm – Sayaratchai Pooja
7.30 pm – Ardha Jama Pooja (Rakkalam)
How to reach the Temple
2 kms from Maruthamalai
20 kms from Coimbatore