Temple goers, artists, history enthusiasts, here's a place for you. Located in the district of Tirunelveli in Tamil Nadu, Ambasamudram has the Tamirabarani River flowing by its side and the natural beauty is guaranteed because it is situated at the foothills of the Western Ghats. Ambasamudram, the land of temples and water bodies has culture and heritage. It was where the great tamil litterateur wrote his works. It’s a place for the religious and the spiritual with all the wonderful temples and churches it is home to. There's the Melaseval Navaneethakrishnan Temple,the Papanasam Papanasar Temple, the Melaseval Venogopalaswamy Temple, and the Melaseval Megalingeshwarar Temple.
For somebody who cannot get enough of the Gods, architecture, history or mythology, this place is like a child's paradise. It's like leaving a child free in a candy shop with no restrictions absolutely. However, the animal lovers are also in for a treat here because of the Mundanthurai-Kalakad Tiger Reserve and for those who just need an excuse to celebrate, there's the grand festival of traditional durbar celebrated during Aadi. You may also visit the Agasthiyar falls, the Papanasar, Karaiyar and Manimuthar dams besides the Manjolai Hills and Vikramasingapuram. Basically, if you are a passionate traveler, you run a risk of going a bit mad here. Lastly, shopaholics don't feel left behind because grass mats to wooden handicrafts, your choices are plenty. Travelers, you know we want to go crazy over places so add this to your basket list. Lush Green paddy fields around the town enthrall you. The town is much famous for “Crispy and tasty Kai Murrukku” an important snack in Tamilnadu.
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Tamil & English