Palani Subramanya Swamy Temple: Address, Puja Darshan Timings, Tickets Booking

Palani Subramanya Swamy Temple:

Palani Murugan (Kartikeya) temple is very famous among Hindu religion. People come by walk (bare footed) to take darshan of Lord Murugan. Devotees going to Shabarimalai also visit Palani on their way to take blessings of Lord Murugan.


Palani is located in Dindigul district of Tamilnadu state in India. Both Palani hills and Kodaikanal hills are at the backdrop of the Palani temple (South side). Lord Murugan temple is on a small hill.

This hill is called Shivagiri. At the foot hill, there is also one more temple (locals say, it is the main temple) dedicated to Lord Muruga. Beside this temple, Lord Ganesha temple is also located. Before climibing the hill, main pooja is performed here. There will be huge gathering at this place and entry into the steps is a little difficult sometimes.

The main temple is called, Palani Arulmigu Dhandayudhapani temple. The temple hill is surrounded by a circular road (also called Giri (means temple) Veedhi (means road). Here devotees pay their prayers through singing and dancing while making rounds around the temple hill. This road reaches to other places via connecting or bypassing roads.

Various poojas are performed at the temple premesis. Contact the temple management for timings and cost of each puja. The cost of each pooja varies with season (normal and special days). Various types of Archana and Abhishekas are done.

Special darshan tickets can be purchased either at the main area outside the Garbha griham or inside itself while standing in the qeue. Limited people will be allowed at a time from various doors to avoid rush inside.

Palani subramanya swamy Temple Address: Palani Subramanya Swamy Temple, Giri Veethi, Palani, Tamil Nadu.Pin:624601.

Best time to visit: All Time

Palani Subramanya swamy Temple entry Fee: Free and Paid entry. Paid entry fees (separate entry) is different for normal days and special days. It is INR 5, and upto 150.

Palani Murugan Temple Timings:
Darshan : 6.00am to 20.30 pm.
Special days opened : 4.00am.
Normal days opened : 5.30am to 21.00pm
Festival and special days : 3.30am to 21.00pm

Accomodation at Palani: Temple accomodation facility is available at various places surrounding. Advance booking facility is available.

One comment on “Palani Subramanya Swamy Temple: Address, Puja Darshan Timings, Tickets Booking

  • May 17, 2020 at 2:38 pm

    Respected sir , Iwant to send hundi amount to lord Sri subramanyaswmy.How can I send.pl give the details how to send.Thank u sir .waitng fir your reply. G Lakshmipathy sastry.

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