About Temple:Swarna Kaaleeswarar Temple is dedicated to Hindu God Shiva situated in Kalaiyar Kovil of Sivaganga District, Tamilnadu, India which was ruled by the Maruthu Pandiyar. There is a very large Shiva temple. Kalaiyar Kovil is owned by the family of the Raja of Sivaganga. It is run by their Devasthanam, and a trust of the Zamindar family of Devakottai.
Kalaiyar Koyil (Also called as Thirukkanaper) is a highly revered Shivastalam in Pandya Naadu. There are three shrines in this temple associated with the three functions of creation, preservation and completion.
This shrine is regarded as the 10th of the Tevara Stalams in the Pandya region of Tamilnadu.
This is one of the oldest temples of Lord Shiva known as Mukthi Sthalam, occupies 4 Acres of massive land with two majestic Rajagopurams built by Maruthu Pandya brothers and Sundara Pandya of Pandya Dynasty.
Sambandhar, Navukkarasar and Sundarar sang hymns on Kaleeswarar of this temple.
All the three deities are in different sanctums and Goddesses are also in separate sanctums.
Lord Kaleeswarar temple is in the middle, we see Lord Someswarar to right side and to the left we see Lord Sundareswarar. Agasthyar, Ashtadhik Balakas, Thirumal, Veerasena Pandiyan, Varaguna Pandiyan and Vikrama Pandiyan worshipped Lord Siva of this place. Arunagirinathar sang Thirupugazh on Lord Murugan of this temple.
This is the 254th Devaram Paadal Petra Shiva Sthalam and 10th sthalam in Pandya nadu.
The temple Kalaiyar Kovil is in Sivaganga District. It is 16 km (10 mi) east of Sivaganga, 35 km (22 mi) west of Devakottai on the Devakottai - Manamadurai Road and 66 km (41 mi) south-east of Madurai by Thondi Road.
Pick up from Theni/Dindigul.
Proceeding towards Sivaganga.
Hotel Check in.
Then proceed to visit Swarna Kaaleeswarar Temple, Kalaiyar Kovil.
Vettangudi Bird Sanctuary.
Come back to Hotel.
Overnight stay at Hotel.
After Refreshment and Breakfast at Hotel.
Check out from Hotel.
Then proceed to visit Idaikattur Church
Kanadukathan Maharaja's Palace
Then Starting Our Journey Towards Theni/Dindigul.
What 's Included
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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Swarna Kaaleeswarar Temple -Kalaiyar Kovil, Sivaganga, Tamil Nadu (276 Shiva Sthalangal)