Places to visit in Jaffna – Nallur Kandaswami Kovil

The famous Murugan temple

Nallur Kandaswami Kovil

Nallur kandaswami kovil is a religious worship place for the Hindus and a travel sit for many foreigners. This is the fourth temple that was constructed during the reign of the dutch in Sri Lanka. This Murugan temple is a model for many other Murugan temples because of the epitome of punctuality, order and neatness. They have the annual festival which spans upto 25 days and it beings with the hoisting of the flag – kodiyetram and ends with the there thiruvilla. This is indeed a graceful event to witness.

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