Shri Suriyanar Temple – Suriyanarkoil

Presiding deity  :    Sivasuriyan Related planet:      Sun Shape:     Rath Goddess:     Ushadevi – also Chayadevi Vinayaka :    Koletheertha Vinayakar Holy tree :    Vellerukku Holy spring  :    Surya … [Read more...]

Sri Mahasaraswathi Temple – Koothanur

Goddess :     Mahasaraswathi Respect :     Gnanapeetam (a place of wisdom) Other name:     Kalaimagal – (Goddess of wisdom) Height:    5 feet Reputation :    The shrine is known as Dakshina … [Read more...]

Shri Sorimuthu Aiyanar Temple – Karayar

Presiding deity:      Sorimuthu Aiyanar Origin :    Sri Aiyappan Consorts :     Bommakka and Thimmakka Goddess :    Pechiamman Watching deity :     Boodhathar (Kaval Deivam) Importance:     Valai … [Read more...]

The Navabashanam Temple – Devipattinam

Deities  :     The nine planets – Sun, Moon, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Venus,Saturn, Dragon’s head dragon’s tail. Installation by :    Sri Rama Speciality :    In the midst of sea Epic :    The … [Read more...]

Sri Nagarajar Temple – Nagercoil

Presiding deity:       Nagarajar also known as Nagaramman Installation:      Under the water Reputation :     Swayambu - exists of its own Sanctum:      Sanctorum Palm leaf roof Holy tree:      … [Read more...]