Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Agastheeswarar Temple, Pancheshti, Thiruvallur

Agastheeswarar Temple, Pancheshti, Thiruvallur
Agastheeswarar Temple is a Hindu Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva located at Pancheshti in Thiruvallur District of Tamilnadu. Presiding Deity is called as Agastheeswarar and Mother is called as Anandhavalli. While the two are in separate shrines in the sanctum sanctorum, devotees can get darshan of both from a single viewpoint. This holy place is said to have references in ancient Naadi Astrology for various Pariharams (remedies).

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The Temple
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Temple Opening Time
The Temple remains open from 05.00 AM to 01.00 PM and 04.00 PM to 08.00 PM.
Pooja Timings
·        Kalasanthi - 07:00 AM
·        Uchikalam - 12:00 Noon
·        Sayaratchai - 8.00 PM
All Full moon days, Pradhosham days, Ragu Kalams on Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays, Pancha parvanhal, Navarathri, Shivarathri, Thiruvathirai, Panguni Uthira Kalyana Uthsavam, Vaikasi Visakam, Thai Poosam and Aadi Pooram are most auspicious here and celebrated in a grand manner.
Worship Benefits
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In Hindu mythology, any temple facing the South is called Parihara Sthalam, in which one can find remedy for any kind of problems in life. Doing Annadhanam (free feeding) here is considered most auspicious and believed that it will get us back the lost positions, possessions and will help attain God’s feet. Lighting the Ghee lamp here, one is removed of all his sins.
Agastheeswarar Temple,
Pancheshti, Ponneri,
Thiruvallur District – 601 204
Mobile: +91 93823 16493 / 98413 17500 / 94442 20780
Mobile: +91 94441 46752 / 98413 44867
Mobile: +91 99625 70445 / 97898 92925
The Temple is located at about 400 meters from Pancheshti, 1 Km from Thatchur Koot Road, 1.5 Kms from Thatchoor, 8 Kms from Ponneri, 7 Kms from Ponneri Bus Depot, 8 Kms from Ponneri Railway Station, 8 Kms from Chinnambedu, 31 Kms from Chennai and 44 Kms from Chennai Airport. Pancheshti is a very small village located on Chennai Kolkata highway, about 31 Kms from Chennai.
After crossing Red Hills and Karanodai on the highway, you have to take a right turn before Thatchur Cross road (to Ponneri) to enter this village. The temple is just 500 meters off the highway. Frequent Buses available from Broadway and Koyambedu. No Direct buses from Broadway and Koyambedu. You can get buses going to Ponneri. Go to Redhills from there you can get frequent buses.