Nadhan Koil, Aandan Koil, Jayavijaya Anjaneyar and Marudha Nalloore Temple. Kumbakonam.  

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  1. Nadhan Koil:

    One of 108 Divya Desam temples. the place is about 2kms from pazhiarai, and 14kms from Kumbakonam.

    Main Deity: Jaganadhar and Senbagavalli Thayar,in sitting posture.Teertham is known as Nandi teertham.

    Importance: Sthala Vinayakar is Siddhi vinakayar. Nandi worshipped Siva in this place. Jaganadha perumal with Sword, Bow, Chakram, Sanku and Dandam in his hand. On friday's special abishekam is performed. Wishes are fulfilled in this temple.

  2. Aandan Koil:

    one of 275 important Siva Devara sthalam. the place is about 2kms from Valangimaan.

    Main deity: Swayambu linga known as Swarnapureeswerar and sornambikai amman.
    Sthala Vruksham is Vanni.

    importance: Kasyapa Muni worshipped siva here. king Musukunda and Kandadevar had seen God personally here.

    Navakkuarasar sang hymns on Siva here.

  3. Jaya Vijaya anjeneyar:

    We see a single banian tree which is multiplied into many number or trees by roots spreading all over.

    There is a Rama temple near by with Anjeyana sculpture is seen here. The place is calm and pleasant.

  4. Marudha nalloore:

    One of 275 important Siva Devara Sthalam. It is also known as Thirukarukkudi. The place is about 6kms from Kumbakonam to valangaimaan route.

    Main Deity is known as Karukkudi nadhar and Sarvalankara ammai.Teertham is Ayama teertham.

    Importance: Linga here is made of mud .It is small and impression of hand is visible on it.Sri Ramar and brahma worshipped Lord Siva of this place.

    Sambandar sang hymns about Siva here.

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