Kathukonda Ayyanar Temple, Sundarapandiapuram, Thirunelveli
Kaathukonda Ayyanar Temple is a historic Hindu temple located on the Sundarapandiapuram near Tenkasi Town in Tamilnadu. It is dedicated to Ayyanar named Kathukonda Ayyanar. The temple forms the heart and lifeline of the 3000 year old Tenkasi Town. The base of the temple was built on 14th Century by the People belongs to the Vishwakarma (caste). It was rebuilt by the T.Narayanan and family belongs to Rajapalayam Vishwakarma (caste).
The local people believe that this temple is more powerful, it solves their problems and it will help to achieve their needs and aim. Kathukonda Ayyanar Temple is located at about 10 Kms from Tenkasi, 57 Kms from Thirunelveli, 22 Kms from Sengottai, 176 Kms from Madurai and 120 Kms from Thiruvananthapuram. Nearest Railway Station is located at Tenkasi and Nearest Airport is located at Madurai and Thiruvananthapuram.