About Temple:Karpaganatharkulam Karpaganathar Temple is a Hindu temple located at Karpaganatharkulam in Thiruvarur District of Tamilnadu.The main idol is a Shivalinga is hexagonal in shape.It is one of the shrines of the 276 Paadal Petra Sthalams - Shiva Sthalams glorified in the early medieval Thevaram poems by Tamil Saivite Nayanar Tirugnanasambandar. This is the 226th Devaram Paadal Petra Shiva Sthalam and 109th Shiva temple on the south side of river Cauvery in Chozha Nadu.
The Rajagopuram is of 3 tiers and facing east. Lord Shiva in the temple is a Swayambumurthy and called as Karpaganathar as he blesses the devotees like a Kalpaka Vruksha which grants all the desires.
There is an exclusive shrine for Ganapathi parallel to Karpakanatha’s Temple and he is called as Mangani Vinayaka.
Lord Shiva graces in the form of a hexagonal Linga. This gives the hope the to the devotees that worshipping Lord Shiva in this form rewards them with eight kinds of assets from Mother Mahalakshmi such as wealth, grains, education, success in endeavors, children etc.
Devotees pray to Lord especially on Ashtami days – eighth day of new moon or full moon days and Wednesdays between 6.00 a.m. to 7.00 a.m. or between 1.00 p.m. to 2.00 p.m. covering Mercury Hora time, with a mix of Butter and Saffron to achieve their desires. Butter Prasad is very famous in this temple.
Vinayagar, Dhakshinamoorthy, Lingothpavar, Brahma and Durgai are Koshta idols located around the sanctum. Sannadhi for Naalvar, Sthala Vinayagar, Muruga, Gajalakshmi, Saneeswarar, Bairavar, Suryan, Chandran, Navagrahas and Kaala Bairavar can be seen in this Temple.
Adjacent to Karpaga Vinayaka’s Temple is Kothandaramar Temple indicating that Ramar has visited this place on the way to Srilanka.
Maha Shivarathri in the month of February-March, Thai Poosam and Panguni Uthiram are celebrated annually.
Devotees seek boons for different needs. A suitable place for performing rituals related to ancestors. Realizing their wishes, devotees donate butter and worship the Lord.
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 Karpaganatharkulam Karpaganathar Temple.
Sri Agnieeswarar Temple
sri Seshapureeswarar Temple.
Then Starting Our Journey Towards Theni/Dindigul.
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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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Karpaganathar Temple- Karpaganatharkulam, Thiruvarur, Tamil Nadu (276 Shiva Sthalangal)