This is one of the 276 Devara Paadal Petra Shiva Sthalams and 59th Shiva Sthalam in Chozha Nadu on Southern bank of the river Cauveri (Thenkarai).Lord Shiva in this temple is a Swayambumurthi (self-manifested).
Moolavar:Sri Seshapureeswarar, Sri Pampuranathar
Ambal:Sri Vanduserkuzhali Ammai, Sri Bramarambigai
This is a very popular parihara sthalam for “Raghu-Kethu” dosham. It is also popularly known as “South Kalahasthi”.
This east facing temple has 2 corridors and it has a 3-tiered main tower (Rajagopuram).
The last Consecration ceremony (Kumbabishekam) took place on 10.04.2017 and prior to that on 11.09.2002.
This place’s name “Thiru Pampuram” is derived from “Pampu” + “Puam” – “Pampu” means snake and “Puram” means place in Tamil. “Thiru” is a respectful prefix.
There are 28 stone inscriptions available in this temple which are from the periods of Kings Kulothunga Cholan-III, Rajaraja Cholan, Rajendra Cholan, Thiribhuvana Veera Devan, Sundara Pandiyan and Saraboji Maharaja.
The historical names of this place are Pampura Nannagar, Sheshapuri, Uragapuram and Pampuram.
Other than the shrines of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvathy, shrines and idols of lords Rajaraja Vinayakar, Murugan with his consorts, Natarajar, Somaskandar, Dakshinamurthy, Sattanathar, Durgai and Chandikeswarar can be seen in the corridors.
There is a separate shrine for Lord Malaieswarar which is in the form of a “Maadakkoil”. Lord Adhi Pampureswarar’s shrine is under the Sthala Viruksham.
There is also a separate shrine for Raghu and Kethu. In this shrine, idols of Lord Vishnu, Brahma, Suryan, Adisheshan, Bairavar, Saneeswaran, Five Shivalingams and Devara Nalvars can be seen.
This temple is very famous as a parihara sthalam for Raghu-Kethu doshams such as “Kaala sarba dosha”, “Puthira dosha” and “Kalathira dosha”. A large number of devotees can be seen performing poojas to seek relief from the ill effects of such doshas.
Pick up from Theni/Dindigul.
Proceeding towards Thiruvarur
Hotel Check in.
Then proceed to visit Veerataneswarar Temple, Thiruvirkudi,
Arulmigu Abathsahyeswarar Temple.
Arulmigu Saraswathi Temple.
Come back to Hotel.
Overnight stay at Hotel.
After Refreshment and Breakfast at Hotel.
Check out from Hotel.
Then proceed to visit Sri Seshapureeswarar Temple at Thiruppampuram.
Sri Agnieeswarar Temple
sri Seshapureeswarar Temple.
Then Starting Our Journey Towards Theni/Dindigul.
What 's Included
We can provide stay for ( 2*, 3*, 5*, 7* )
2.Double sharing Rooms
5.Royal Suite Rooms
( as per requirement )
From Trip start to till end the Tour Guide will be take care
Local Speaking Guide - ( English,Tamil,Hindi,Telugu & Malayalam ) *
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All local vehicle transport
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Sri Seshapureeswarar Temple - Thiruppampuram, Thiruvarur, Tamil Nadu (276 Shiva Sthalangal)