Directions to Dhamma Madhura

Location:

Dhamma Madhurā is located in Chettiyapatti which is a small village/hamlet in Dindigul Block in Dindigul District of Tamil Nadu State, India. Chettiapatti is situated at 9km towards East on NH 45A from Dindigul and 4 km interior on the Eastern side of the Highways. It is located adjacent to Gandhigram University, Chinnalapatti.

Dindigul is 160 km from Coimbatore, 100 km from Tiruchirapalli, 64 km from Madurai, 75 km from Karur and 84 km from Kodaikanal hills.

How to reach Dhamma Madhurā?

By Bus

The NH 7 connects Madurai to Dindigul. NH 45A, which connects Kanyakumari to Chennai, passes through Dindigul. Also, NH 209 connects Bangalore to Dindigul via Pollachi, Palani.

  • From Dindigul:

Take a Local Bus that goes through Ghandhigram University and get down at Chettiyapatti Indian Petrol Pump, it is also called as Chettiyapatti Privu. From this junction, the Centre is approximately 4km on the Eastern side and you can take a local auto to Dhamma Madhurā

  • From Madurai

Take a Bus from Arapalayam Bus Stand that goes to Dindigul and get down at Chinnalapatti or Ghandhgram University. In case you get down at Chinnalapatti, you can ring up one of the autos or hire an auto from the bus stop and reach the Centre, which is approx. 6 km. In case you get down at Ghandhigram University., which is the next stop to Chinnalapatti, you will have to cross the road and go on the opposite side and reach near Canara Bank ATM counter or Khadi Gram Udyog Bhavan. From here you can take an auto which is approximately 5 km to Dhamma Madhurā

  • From Tiruchirapalli / Coimbatore/ Karur / Salem / Erode

Take a Bus that goes to Dindigul. From Dindigul bus stand take a local bus that goes through Ghandhigram University and get down at Chettiyapatti Indian Petrol Pump, it is also called as Chettiyapatti Privu. From this junction, the Centre is approximately 4 km and you can take a local auto to Dhamma Madhurā

 

By Car:

  • Madurai to Dhamma Madhurā:

Take a Route that goes by Madurai towards Paravai to Vadipatti to Kodai Raod to Chinnalapatti, After crossing the Gandhigram University and Indian Oil petrol Bunk (located on the opposite side of the road), take a U-Turn to reach the Indian Oil Petrol Bunk on the other side. This is Chettiyapatti Privu and the road close to the Petrol Bunk goes to the Centre via Chettiapatti Village. Go straight along the road, keeping to the right crossing small pockets like  Kallupatti, Valayapatti till you reach Dhamma Madhurā at Vinayagapuram.

  • Dindigul to Dhamma Madhurā:

From Dindigul, join the National Highways NH 7,  leading to Madurai and about 10 km, there is a Indian Oil Petrol Bunk on the Highways (on the same side). This place is called Chettiapatti Pirivu and adjacent to the petrol Bunk, there is a road, leading to Chettiapatti village. Drive along the road, cross the Railway crossing to reach Chettiapatti village. Go straight along the road, keeping to the right crossing small pockets like  Kallupatti, Valayapatti till you reach Dhamma Madhurā at Vinayakapuram

 

By Train:

Dindigul Railway station provides excellent connectivity both to Madurai and Chennai and all trains going southwards from Chennai to Madurai pass through Dindigul. You can get down at Dindigul Railway station or take a Train that stops in Ambathurai Railway station (Note:  Only Pandiyan express 12637 and 12638 and all local trains stops at this station)

From railway station you you can either take a bus route or you can hire a local auto or Cab (Fast Track – 83444 44000, 83444 46666, 83444 66648, 83444 45555)

 

 

By Fight

You can take a Flight to Madurai International Airport (closest Airport to Dhamma Madhurā) or to Tiruchirappalli International Airport

  • Madurai International Airport (IATA: IXM, ICAO: VOMD) is serving Madurai and its surrounding districts in the Indian State of Tamil Nadu.
  • Tiruchirappalli Int

     

    ernational Airport (IATA: TRZ, ICAO: VOTR) is serving Tiruchirappalli in the State of Tamil Nadu, India.

From Airport you can either take a bus route or car route or reach the railway station and avail the train facility if connecting train is available.