About Temple:Chandramowleeswarar Temple in Thiruvakkarai, a village in Villupuram district in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu, is dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva. Constructed in the Dravidian style of architecture, the temple is believed to have been built during the Cholas period in the 10th century.
Moolavar : Chandramouleeswarar
Amman / Thayar : Amirthambikai
Thala Virutcham : Vilwa
Theertham : Surya Pushkarini
Old year : 1000-2000 years old
Historical Name : Vakrapuri
Location : Tiruvakkarai,Viluppuram,Tamil Nadu.
This is one of the 276 Devara Paadal Petra Shiva Sthalams and 30th Shiva Sthalam in Thondai Nadu.
Lord Shiva in this temple is a Swayambumurthi (self-manifested).
This temple has three corridors and its main tower (Rajagopuram) has 7-tiers.
Although this is a Shiva temple, Goddess Vakrakali is more prominent here.
Everything in this temple, including the idols, the structures and the flag post are “Vakram” (Contrary / Unusual).
The temple is located on the banks of river Varaha.
As per the information displayed at the temple, it is more than 2000 years old and was built by King Adithya Chola.
Thiruvakkarai is a famous Parihara Sthlam for all “Vakra Dhoshams”.
Those experiencing Vakra Sani period in their horoscope, can pray here for relief from its adverse effects.
There is a small shrine for Deepalakshmi, next to the Goddess Parvathi’s shrine. It is strongly believed by devotees that worshiping Deepalakshmi after lighting a lamp and tying a Mangalsutra during Rahukalam, can help remove obstacles in their marriage proposal.
Devotees pray to Lord Shiva in this temple to seek mental peace and to seek absolution from the sins of their previous lives.
Pick up from Theni/Dindigul.
Proceeding towards Viluppuram
Hotel Check in.
Then proceed to visit Serenity Beach Road.
Auroville Visitors Center.
Come back to Hotel.
Overnight stay at Hotel.
After Refreshment and Breakfast at Hotel.
Check out from Hotel.
Then proceed to visit Sadhana Forest.
Sri Karaneswar Nataraja Temple.
Sri Chandramouleeswarar Temple and Sri Vakrakali Amman Temple at Thiruvakkarai
Then Starting Our Journey Towards Theni/Dindigul.
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We can provide stay for ( 2*, 3*, 5*, 7* )
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 Chandramouleeswarar Temple and Sri Vakrakali Amman Temple - Thiruvakkarai,Villupuram,Tamil Nadu(276 Shiva Sthalangal)