Marudhamalai Murugan Temple, Coimbatore
Marudhamalai Murugan Temple is located about 15kms away towards the north west direction of Coimbatore city. The main deity here is Lord Muruga.
It is as high as 500 ft from the ground on the western ghats. The vibrations and the positive energy felt in this temple, makes people repeat their visits quite often. This Hillock temple is called as the 7th house of Lord Muruga.
Near the foothill, there is a temple for Pillayar known as the “Thaan thondri Vinaayakar”. There is a cave referred to as “Paambaatti Sitthar Kugai” dedicated to a Sitthar who lived here.
Apart from all these, medicinal herbs are grown here on the hill and those are being used in Ayurvedic medicines. It is open throughout the week with no ticket charges for darshan.