Thiruporur Murugan Temple

Thiruporur Murugan Temple

Thiruporur Murugan Temple Thiruporur Murugan Temple refers to the Kandaswamy (Muruga) Temple of Thiruporur, a panchayat in the Chengalpattu district of Tamil Nadu state. It is one of the most famous temples in the state, dedicated to Muruga, and lies about 40 km south...
Mahanandi Temple

Mahanandi Temple

Mahanandi (Maha Nandi) Temple refers to the Mahanandiswara Swamy Temple located in the Mahanandi village in the Nandyal District of Andra Pradesh state. The village is about 20 km from Nandyal town and lies to the east of the hills of Nallamala, surrounded by forests....
Dharmapuri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple

Dharmapuri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple

Dharmapuri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy Temple is dedicated to Narasimha, the fierce Man-lion Avatar of Vishnu, the supreme God of Protection and Sustenance. Narasimha was the 4th of Vishnu’s 10 famous incarnations, where he assumed a unique form with the body of a...
Theerthamalai Temple Legend, History & Festivals

Theerthamalai Temple Legend, History & Festivals

Theerthamalai Temple refers to the Theerthagiriswarar Shiva Temple. This is a hill shrine situated in the Aroor circle of Dharmapuri District of Tamil Nadu, about 50 km from Dharmapuri Town near the South Pennar River.   This ancient Shiva Temple is located in...
Tharamangalam Temple

Tharamangalam Temple

Tharamangalam Temple refers to the Kailasanathar Temple in the municipal town of Tharamangalam in the Salem District of Tamil Nadu. It is dedicated to Shiva, whom people worship here as Kailasanathar, the Lord of Kailasa, the legendary mountainous abode of Shiva. This...
Thyagaraja Temple, Chennai 

Thyagaraja Temple, Chennai 

Thyagaraja Temple (also called Vadivudai Amman Temple) is dedicated to Lord Shiva or Adipurishwarar. It is in Tiruvottiyur, north Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The temple finds mention in the Thevaram hymns of the Shaiva Nayanars, Tamil saint poets who lived during the 7th...