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Virupaksha Cave

Pavazhakundur, Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu 606601, India

Hindu Temples
Caves

About Virupaksha Cave

Virupaksha Cave located in Thiruvannamalai was the abode of the saint Virupaksha Deva in the 14th century. It is believed that saint Virupaksha spent most of his life in this cave.


Attractions near Virupaksha Cave

Arulmigu Arunachaleswarar Temple0.67km from Virupaksha Cave

This is one of the renowned temples of Tamilnadu with its architecture and history. This temple is located in the foothiills of Arunachaleswar hills.

Arunachala Hill1km from Virupaksha Cave

Mountain, Spiritual way, Trekking, viewpoint, nature etc.

Sathanur Dam22.5km from Virupaksha Cave

Sathanur Dam is formed by Sathanur Reservoir, one of the major dams in Tamil Nadu. It is constructed across the Thenpennai River also called as Pennaiyar River in Thandarampet taluk among Chennakesava Hills.

Parvathamalai Top24.72km from Virupaksha Cave

A hilltop location, viewpoint . There is a temple dedicated to Shiva and this place is vested with a lot of spiritual power.

Ulagalantha Perumal Temple33.34km from Virupaksha Cave

A Hindu temple dedicated to Vishnu constructed in the Dravidian style architecture. Historically important place having so many beautiful structures and a serene surrounding.

Gingee Fort36.32km from Virupaksha Cave

The Maratha king Shivaji ranked this fort as the "most impregnable fortress in India" and it was called 'the troy of the East'.

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Famous for spiritual religious aspects. Also considered as largest district in Tamil Nadu