This is one of the 276 Devara Paadal Petra Shiva Sthalams and 60th Shiva Sthalam in Chozha Nadu on Southern bank of the river Cauveri (Thenkarai). Lord Shiva in this temple is a Daiviga (Dhivya) lingam.
Moolavar:Sri Sukshumapureeswarar, Sri Mangalanathar, Sri Chirukudiesar, Sri Kalyanasundaresar
This east facing temple’s main tower (Rajagopuram) has 3-tiers and it has a single corridor.
There is no flag post (Dwajasthambam) in this temple.
The last consecration ceremony (Kumbabishekam) took place on 22.05.2013.
The historical name of this place is Sukshamapuri.
It is believed that this is the birth place of Pannan, a landlord and a friend of Chola King Killi Valavan. Pannan is famous for his philanthropic activities. He has been praised in the Sangam age literary works – “Akananuru” and “Purananuru”.
Shrines and idols of lords Mangalavinayakar, Murugan with his consorts, Dakshinamurthy, Mahavishnu, Brahma, Arthanareeswarar, Navagraham, Saint Thirugnanasambanthar, Suryan, Bairavar and Chandikeswarar can be seen in the corridors.
There is a separate shrine in this temple for Ankarakan.
This is a parikara sthalam for doshas related to Planet Mars (“Sevvai dosham” - Ankaraka dosham).
Devotees believe that worshiping the lord here would remove obstacles from their marriage proposals.
It is also believed that worshiping the Lord Shiva here will result in the reunion of estranged couples.
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 Sukshumapureeswarar Temple at Sirukudi.
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 ) *
(As per requirement *)
All local vehicle transport
Based On Itinerary
According To Itinerary
All Excluding Paid Activities.
Sri Sukshumapureeswarar Temple -Sirukudi,Thiruvarur, Tamil Nadu (276 Shiva Sthalangal)