Karanthayar Palayam Kambangudi Sastha Temple, Kallidaikurichi, Thirunelveli
Kambangudi Sastha Temple is located in Karanthayar Palayam near Kallidaikurichi in Thirunelveli District of Tamilnadu. Sastha preethi festival here is one of the most ancient and vibrant one to be witnessed by the Ayyappa devotees at least once in lifetime. Kallidaikurichi is located on the Southern bank of the river Thamirabarani at about 12 Kms West of Cheranmahadevi, 8 Kms from Veeravanallur, 4 Kms from Ambasamudram, 43 kms from Thirunelveli, 210 Kms from Madurai and 147 Kms from Thiruvananthapuram. The temple is located very close to the bus stop. Nearest Railway Station is located at Ambasamudram. Nearest Airport is located at Madurai and Thiruvananthapuram.