This is one of the 276 Devara Paadal Petra Shiva Sthalams and 97th Shiva Sthalam on the Southern bank of the river Cauveri in Chozha Nadu (Thenkarai).Lord Shiva in this temple is a Swayambumurthi (self-manifested). This east facing temple has two corridors and its main tower (Rajagopuram) has 5-tiers.
Moolavar:Sri Swarnapureeswarar, Sri Sempon Nathar.
Ambal:Sri Swarnambikai, Sri Sivambigai, Sri Sivasekari, Sri Poornambikai.
Theertham (Holy water):Thirisula Gangai, Sorna Gangai (well), river Kudamurutti.
Sthala Vriksham (Sacred Tree):Vanni tree
Pathigam (Hymn) rendered by: Saint Thirunavukarasar (Appar).
Location: Kaduvaikarai Puthur (Aandankoil) , Thiruvarur, Tamil Nadu.
This ancient temple is on the banks of the river Kudamurutti. Earlier this river’s name was “Kaduvai”, hence this place gets the name Kaduvai Karai Puthur. “Karai” means bank and “Puthur” means village in Tamil.
However, now this place is called Andankoil.Other than the shrines of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvathy, shrines and idols of Siddhi Vinayakar, Sorna Vinayakar, Murugan with his consorts, Natarajar, Mahalakshmi, Chandran, Musukundan, Roma rishi, Sunda Devar, Nalvar with Sekkizhar, Dakshina Kailasa Nathar, Uthira Kailasa Nathar, Arunachaleswarar, Kasi Viswanathar with Visaalakshi, Navagraham, Saraswathi, Durgai, Suryan and Bairavar can be seen in the main hall and the corridors.
In the “koshtam” (place surrounding the sanctum sanctorum), idols of Narthana Vinayakar, Dakshinamurthy, Lingothbavar, Brahma and Vishnu Durgai can be seen.
There are two shrines for Goddess Parvathy here – one as Sri Sornambikai and the other as Sri Poornambikai.
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 Swarnapureeswarar Temple at Kaduvaikarai Puthur (Aandankoil)
Sri Agnieeswarar Temple
sri Seshapureeswarar Temple.
Then Starting Our Journey Towards Theni/Dindigul.
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