Saturday, March 25, 2017

Vennimalai Subramanyaswamy Temple, Pavoorchatram, Thirunelveli

Vennimalai Subramanyaswamy Temple, Pavoorchatram, Thirunelveli
Vennimalai Subramanyaswamy Temple is a famous hillock temple situated at Kamaraj Nagar, Pavoorchatram in Thirunelveli District of Tamilnadu. This temple is devoted to Lord Murugan who is worshipped as Subramanya Swamy. Lord Murugan graces to his devotees along with his consorts Valli and Devasena here. V.Arumuga Nadar and A.Muthammal donated funds for the construction of Entrance Arch. Narathar, Lord Murugan along with Goddesses Valli and Devasena and sage are found at this arch.

This arch was unveiled by Thanavel, the then Collector of Thirunelveli, on 1.3.1999. Beautiful temple located on a hillock overseeing this wonderful town.  Vennimalai Subramanyaswamy Temple in Pavoorchatram is located at 8.914650, 77.385058 or 8°54'52.7"N 77°23'06.2"E.Pavoorchatram situated in the foothills of Western Ghats, between Tuticorin and Quilon highway National highway.

Pavoorchatram is located at about 10 Kms east of Tenkasi, 200 Kms from Madurai, 118 Kms from Thiruvananthapuram and 51 Kms west of Thirunelveli on the Tenkasi -Thirunelveli State Highway. Pavoorchatram has a train station. Nearest Major Railway Station is located at Tenkasi. Nearest Airport is located at Madurai and Thiruvananthapuram.

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