About Temple:Manathunai Nathar Temple is a Hindu temple in the village of Valivalam in the Nagapattinam district of Tamilnadu, India. The temple is located at a distance of 5 kilometres from Kachanur on the Tiruvarur-Thiruthuraipoondi route.
This Shivastalam is located 9 km southeast of Tiruvarur and is a Maadakkovil built at an elevation. Saattiyakkudi, a shrine to the Northeast of this temple has been sung in Thiruvisaippa.
The temple is praised in Thevaram hymns of saints Gnanasambandar, Appar and Sundarar.
This is the 238th Devaram Paadal Petra Shiva Sthalam and 121st Sthalam on the south side of River Cauvery in Chozha Nadu.
The temple is believed to have been constructed by the Early Chola king Kochenganan and renovated in more recent times. Stone inscriptions of 2nd Kulothungan, 3rd Rajendran, and Sundra pandiyan period is seen in the temple.
This temple with 3 prakarams occupies an area of 1.8 acres, and has an 85 feet tall Rajagopuram. The sanctum is a monolithic structure.
Traces of a moat and grand walls remain in this temple. Ambal's shrine is located in the outermost prakaram. Ekachakra Perumal has a shrine here. The presiding deity is Shiva. Lord in the temple is a swayambumurthy.
Chithirai Brahmotsavam in April-May; Thai Poosam in January-February; Maha Shivrathri in February- March; Panguni Uthiram in March-April; Vaikasi Visakam in May-June; Aavani Sundays in August- September; Purattasi Navarathri in September-October; Aipasi Annabishekam in October-November; Tirukarthikai in November-December and Margazhi Tiruvadhirai in December-January are the festivals celebrated in the temple. Six worship services are offered each day. The annual Bhrammotsavam conducted in the month of Chittirai concludes with the float festival in the Chakra Theertham.
Proceed towards Nagapattinam.
Then transfer to Hotel.
Hotel Check In.
Then proceed to visit Dutch Fort.
Sikkal Singaravelar Temple.
Come back to Hotel.
Overnight stay at Hotel.
Morning Breakfast at Hotel.
Check out from Hotel.
Then Proceed towards Manathunai Nathar Temple, Valivalam,
Soundaryaraja Perumal Temple.
Nellukadai Mariamman Temple.
Finally drop at Railway Junction / Airport.
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Local Speaking Guide - ( English,Tamil,Hindi,Telugu & Malayalam ) *
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All local vehicle transport
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Manathunai Nathar Temple - Valivalam, Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu (276 Shiva Sthalangal)