About Temple: This is one of the 276 Devara Paadal Petra Shiva Sthalams and 44th 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 Valampura Nathar, Sri Thalavana Nathar, Sri Vanni Nizhal Nathar, Sri Naga Nathar, Sri Kailasa Nathar, Sri Kasi Visweswarar and Sri Muktheesar.
Ambal:Sri Vaduvahirkkanni Ammai, Sri Swarna Padmambigai, Sankari and Gnana Soundari
Theertham (Holy water):Brahma Theertham, Lakshmi Theertham and Swarna Pankaja Theertham
Sthala Vriksham (Sacred Tree):Male Palm tree (Panai)
Pathigam (Hymn) rendered by :Saint Thirugnanasambanthar, Saint Thirunavukarasar (Appar) and Saint Sundaramurthy (Sundarar).
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 it has no main tower.
There is no flag post (Dwajasthambam) here.
This temple is counted as one of the Maadak Koils built by King Kochengat Cholan.
The last consecration ceremony (Maha Kumbabishekam) took place on 10.02.2008 and prior to that on 08.06.1966.
As per the Sthala Puranam, this ancient temple is believed to be more than 2000 years old and it was originally constructed by King Abhisithu of Dravida kingdom. The king worshiped the lord here and was blessed with a child.
Also, the nearby place Kaveripoompattinam (Poompuhar) is very famous as it is surrounded by seven forests (“Vanam”) and seven temples.
Other than the shrines of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvathy, shrines and idols of Vinayagar, Murugan with his consorts, Natarajar, Somaskandar, Pitchandavar, Naalvar, Nagar, Viswanathar (Shivalingam worshiped by Lakshmanan), Ramanathar (Shivalingam worshiped by Lord Ram), Gajalakshmi, Saptamadas, Suryan, Kala Bairavar and Saneeswarar can be seen in the main hall and in the corridors.
In the “koshtam” (place surrounding the sanctum sanctorum), idols of Vinayakar, Dakshinamurthy, Mahavishnu, Brahma, Durgai and Chandikeswarar can be seen.
There is also an idol of king Dhakshina Maharaja and his wife in the corridor.
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 Valampura Nathaswamy Temple at Thiru Valampuram (Mela Perumpallam)
Soundaryaraja Perumal Temple.
Nellukadai Mariamman Temple.
Finally drop at Railway Junction / Airport.
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Sri Valampura Nathaswamy Temple - (Mela Perumpallam), Nagapattinam,Tamil Nadu (276 Shiva Sthalangal)