This is one of the 276 Devara Paadal Petra Shiva Sthalams and 37th 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 Sonnavaaru Arivar, Sri Uktha Vedeeswarar
Ambal:Sri Mukizhambikai, Sri Parimala Sugandha Nayaki, Sri Arumpanna Valamulaiyal
Theertham (Holy water):Sundara Theertham, River Kaveri
Sthala Vriksham (Sacred Tree):Kayilai tree/ Uththala tree
Pathigam (Hymn) rendered by :Saint Thirugnanasambanthar, Saint Thirunavukarasar and Saint Sundaramurthy.
This west facing temple’s main tower (Rajagopuram) has 5-tiers and it has 2 corridors. Goddess Parvathy’s main tower has 3-tiers and a single corridor.
Last consecration ceremony (Kumbabishekam) took place on 01.02.1960.
The historical name of this place is Uththala Vanam which has been changed over a period of time to Kuththalam.
In the scriptures found in this temple, this place has also been referred to as Choleeswaram and Thiruthurutthi. In the Devaram hymns, this place is mentioned as “Thuruthi” which means an island in Tamil.
It is believed that in the ancient times this place was an island in the river Cauvery.
This is one of the 27 temples which comes under the administrative control of the Dharumapuram Aadheenam.
Devotees believe that worshiping the lord here will remove obstacles from their wedding proposals.
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 Uktha Vedeeswararaswamy Temple at Thiruthuruthi (Kutthalam).
Soundaryaraja Perumal Temple.
Nellukadai Mariamman Temple.
Finally drop at Railway Junction / Airport.
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2.Double sharing Rooms
5.Royal Suite Rooms
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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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Sri Uktha Vedeeswararaswamy Temple - Thiruthuruthi (Kutthalam),Nagapattinam,Tamil Nadu (276 Shiva Sthalangal)