Pancha aranya kshetram near Kumbakonam, where Sambandar’s difficulties in reaching the temple are reimagined as part of the boat festival every year
A Siva temple where Yama is accorded higest priority and respect; and where you can go only if the Lord wishes so!
Temple with exquisite sculptures and architecture, where the story of Ardhanari comes to life
A Sapta Vitanga Sthalam and Paadal Petra Sthalam created by Brahma, where Bheema and the Navagrahas have worshipped Lord Siva
Maadakoil built by Kochchenga Chola, with the legend of Valian, the bird, who was blessed by Lord Siva with the Mrityunjaya mantram
Paadal Petra Sthalam where Indra located and worshipped a Lingam made of nectar
Kottur is located 15km from Mannargudi and 27km from Tiruvarur.
Paadal Petra Sthalam where Siva blessed sage Durvasa to overcome his anger
Paadal Petra Sthalam near Tiruvarur and Mannargudi, with a beautiful sculpture of Sabapati Natarajar
Paadal Petra Sthalam where Siva danced his Ajapa Natanam and showed His Rudra Padam to Patanjali and Vyaghrapada
Paadal Petra Sthalam associated with Naminandi Adigal Nayanar who lit the temple lamps using water in place of ghee
Paadal Petra Sthalam where Sambandar revived a boy who died from snakebite
Two Paadal Petra Sthalams in a single temple, and mukti sthalam of Appar (Tirunavukkararasar)
Divya Desam where Lord Vishnu kept up the word of his devotee, the temple priest
Paadal Petra Sthalam connected with Siruthondar Nayanar and Vatapi Ganapati
Paadal Petra Sthalam and Ashta Veerattanam temple associated with Jalandhara Samharam.
Paadal Petra Sthalam associated with Muchukunda Chakravarti and the maragatha Lingam
Paadal Petra Sthalam associated with Indra’s penitence, which features the Lingam he created, imprinted with his hand marks
Paadal Petra Sthalam with a puranam where even the impossible has happened!
A Paadal Petra Sthalam and one of the 70 Maadakoils built by Kochchenga Cholan, this temple has a legend associated with bees