About Temple:This is one of the 276 Devara Paadal Petra Shiva Sthalams and 26th Shiva Sthalam on the northern bank of the river Cauvery in Chozha Nadu (Vadakarai). Lord Shiva in this temple is a Swayambumurthi (self-manifested).This is one of the Atta Veeratta Sthalams.
Pathigam (Hymn) rendered by :Saint Thirunavukarasar (Appar)-2
Location:Thiru Kurukkai (Korukkai) ,Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu.
This west facing temple has two corridors and it has a 5-tiered main tower (Rajagopuram).
The last consecration ceremony (Kumbabishekam) took place on 29.04.1959.
The historical names of this place are Yogeesapuram, Kaamathakanapuram and Kampakaapuram.
The stone inscriptions in this temple date back to the periods of Chola and Vijayanagara kingdoms.
Other than the shrines of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvathy, shrines and idols of Vinayakar, Murugan with his consorts, Mahalakshmi, Suryan, Chandran, Bairavar, Kurungai Vinayakar, Navagraham and Soha Hareswarar (Mahavishnu) can be seen in the hall and corridor.
There is a separate shrine for Sri Kaamathakana Murthy who is in a seated posture. His left leg is folded and his right leg hangs down. His right hand is in the “Abhaya Mudra” and his left hand is placed on his left leg.
Procession idols of Rathi and Manmathan are also placed in the main hall.
In the “koshtam” (place surrounding the sanctum sanctorum), idols of Maha Ganapathy, Dakshinamurthy, Lingothbavar, Brahma, Durgai and Chandikeswarar can be seen.
Devotees believe that worshiping the lord here will cleanse them of the sins that they may have unintentionally accrued.
Devotees also believe that by worshiping the lord here, they will be blessed with mental strength and fortitude.
“Puthrakameshti Yaga” can be performed in this temple by those seeking child boon (“Santhana Prapthi”).
This temple is also a Parihara Sthalam for “Varga dosham”.
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 Sri Veeratteswarar Temple at Thiru Kurukkai (Korukkai)
Soundaryaraja Perumal Temple.
Nellukadai Mariamman Temple.
Finally drop at Railway Junction / Airport.
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Sri Veeratteswarar Temple - Thiru Kurukkai (Korukkai) ,Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu (276 Shiva Sthalangal)