Sunday, November 19, 2017

Nedungalanathar Temple, Thirunedunkulam, Trichy

Nedungalanathar Temple, Thirunedunkulam, Trichy
Nedungalanathar Temple is a Hindu Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva located at Thirunedunkulam in the Trichy District of Tamil Nadu. Presiding Deity is called as Nedungalanathar / Nithya Sundareshwarar. Mother is called as Oppila Nayaki / Mangalambikai. This temple is spread over 2 acres and is a Chola period temple. It is one of the shrines of the 275 Paadal Petra Sthalams, a group of Shiva Sthalams glorified in the early medieval Thevaram poems by Tamil Saivite Nayanar Tirugnanasambandar. This temple is 125th Devaram Padal Petra Shiva Sthalam and 8th Sthalam on the south side of river Cauvery of Chozha Nadu.

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The Temple
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Temple Opening Time
The temple is open from 6.00 a.m. to 12.00 a.m. and from 4.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.
Monthly Pradoshas (thirteenth day of new moon or full moon days) are devotionally observed in the temple. Special pujas are dedicated to four Saivite Saints, Gnanasambandhar, Thirunavukkarasar, Sundarar and Manicka Vasagar (praised as Naalvar-Four) on their respective birth star days. On Aadi Fridays in July-August special pujas are performed. It is noteworthy that Surya Puja is devotionally performed in the temple from Aadi 7 to 12 – July-August.
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Devotees pray for wedding and child boon and for excellence in education. Devotees perform special abishek to Lord and Mother offering Vastras-clothing. Worshipping the Lord here for 8 Fridays continuously with lighting ghee lamp brings attraction to face. It also brings one fascinating features. Worshipping Mother continuously for nine Tuesdays during Ragu Kaalam lighting ghee lamp in lemon along with nine lemon fruits relieves one of impediments, diseases and poverty according to popular belief. Worshipping the Ayyanar here with ghee lamp of Panguni Uthiram brings one prospects for constructing a house. Yoga Dhakshinamoorthy here offers knowledge and intellect if offered worship with ghee lamp on Thursdays for 5 weeks continuously.
Thiru Nedungala Nathar (Nitya Sundareswarar Temple),
Thirunedungalam – 620 015,
Trichy District
Phone: +91 431 252 0126 / 2510241
Mobile: +91 9965045666
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