This is one of the 276 Devara Paadal Petra Shiva Sthalams and 61 Shiva Sthalam on the Southern bank of the river Cauveri in Chozha Nadu (Thenkarai). Lord Shiva in this temple is a Swayambumurthi (self-manifested).
Moolavar:Sri Nethrarpaneswarar, Sri Veezhi Azhakeesar,Sri Veezhinathaswamy, Sri Kalyanasundaramurthy
Ambal:Sri Sundarakujambigai, Sri Azhagiyavanmulaiammai, Sri Karthiyayani
Theertham (Holy water):Vishnu Theertham
Sthala Vriksham (Sacred Tree):Veezhi tree
Pathigam (Hymn) rendered by:Saint Thirugnanasambanthar-15,Saint Thirunavukarasar (Appar)-8, Saint Sundaramurthy (Sundarar)-1.
Location:Thiruveezhimizhalai, Thiruvarur, Tamil Nadu
This is a famous “Parihara Sthalam” to remove obstacles from marriage proposals.
This is one of the 44 Paadal petra sthalams where the “Moovar” (the three saints - Saint Thirugnanasambanthar, Saint Thirunavukarasar (Appar) and Saint Sundaramurthy (Sundarar) had rendered their Pathigams.
This east facing temple has two corridors and its main tower (Rajagopuram) has 5-tiers.
The last consecration ceremony (Kumbabishekam) took place on 11.09.2013 and prior to that on 20.01.2000.
This ancient temple is situated on the northern banks of the river Arisilaru.
According to legend, in ancient times, this region was a forest densely covered with jackfruit, sandalwood, Shenbakam and Vila trees. This forest was called the “Veezhi” forest.
This ancient temple is believed to be more than 2000 years old. There are 68 stone inscriptions available in this temple which relate to the periods starting from the Chola King Kulothungan-I.
Now this temple is under the administrative control of Thiruvavaduthurai Aadheenam.
Other than the shrines of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvathy, shrines and idols of lords Vinayakar, Murugan, Patikkasu Vinayakar, Natarajar with Sivakami, Somaskandar, Pitchandavar, Kalasamharamurthy, Thiyagarajar, Dakshinamurthy, Nalvar, Irattai Vinayakar, Munnai Vinayakar, Bala Ganapathy, Balasubramaniyar, Selva Thiyagarajar, Thirugnanasambanthar, Sundarar, Few Shivalingams, Sri Muktha Devi, Somaskandar, Ekambareswarar, Arunachaleswarar, Vaidhiyanathar, Kalahastheeswarar, Mayuranathar, Chandikeswarar, Padala Nandhi, Suryan, Bairavar and Meikkandar can be seen in the corridors. There is a separate shrine for Lord Saneeswaran.
There is a separate Shivalingam near the flag post (Dwajasthambam) that is praised as “Sri Thirumulanathar”. It is quite unique to see a Shivalingam near the flag post.
Goddess Parvathy has a separate shrine and it has a separate corridor. In that corridor, there are shrines for lords Vinayakar and Murugan.
The procession idol of Lord Kalyanasundareswarar can be seen with Lord Mahavishnu offering his eye.
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 Nethrarpaneswarar Temple (Veezhinatheswarar) Thiruveezhimizhalai.
Sri Agnieeswarar Temple
sri Seshapureeswarar Temple.
Then Starting Our Journey Towards Theni/Dindigul.
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Sri Nethrarpaneswarar Temple (Veezhinatheswarar) - Thiruveezhimizhalai, Thiruvarur, Tamil Nadu (276 Shiva Sthalangal)