Paadal Petra Sthalam and the birthplace of Nambiyandar Nambi, without whom we would not have the Tevaram!
Paadal Petra Sthalam near Chidambaram associated with Kiratarjuneeyam
Paadal Petra Sthalam where Siva, as an old man, cultivated a farmer’s crops instantly
Paadal Petra Sthalam consecrated by Agastyar, built by Cholas and hidden under the sand until about 200 years ago
Paadal Petra Sthalam in the Nadu Nadu. Tirulnvalur is also the birthplace / avatara sthalam of Sundaramurti Nayanar (Sundarar).
Beautiful temple near Viluppuram, with a separate temple for Ambal, built by Pallavas with later Chola additions
One of 5 Siva temples associated with the palm tree, and a Paadal Petra Sthalam
Famously known as the Vakrakali Amman temple, and a Paadal Petra Sthalam near Viluppuram. Tiruvakkarai is also the site of various fossil findings.
Famous hill temple near Viluppuram, dedicated to Murugan
Divya Desam temple associated with Lord Vishnu’s Vamana avataram
Paadal Petra Sthalam near Pondicherry
Paadal Petra Sthalam temple and one of 3 Makalam temples
Abhimana sthalam and Perumal temple on the banks of the Vellar River
The Holy of Holies for Saivites, where Siva as Natarajar dances the Ananda Tandavam. The temple also houses the Govindaraja Perumal shrine, a Vaishnava Divya Desam.