Friday, August 31, 2018

Karaikandeswarar Temple, Kuruvimalai, Thiruvannamalai

Karaikandeswarar Temple, Kuruvimalai, Thiruvannamalai
Karaikandeswarar Temple is a Hindu Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva located at Kuruvimalai Village in Polur Taluk in Thiruvannamalai District of Tamilnadu. Presiding Deity is called as Karaikandeswarar and Mother is called as Periyanayagi Amman / Brahannayaki. This Temple is considered as one the Saptha Kailaya Sthalams established and worshipped by Lord Muruga on the northern bank of river Cheyyar. Like the other Karaikandeswarar Temple, here also Cheyyar river flows towards North and hence this is considered equivalent to Kasi.









Legends
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The Temple
There are two Temples in this Village combinedly called as Karaikandeswarar Temple. First Temple is called as Aadhi Karai Kandeswarar Temple and second as Karai Kandeswarar Temple. Both the Temples are located within 300 meters distance. For Adhi Karaikandeswarar Temple, Presiding Deity is called as Adhi Karaikandeswarar and Mother is called as Periyanayagi Amman / Brahannayaki. For Karai Kandeswarar Temple, Presiding Deity is called as Karaikandeswarar and Mother is called as Periyanayagi Amman / Brahannayaki.









Contact
Karaikandeswarar Temple,
Kuruvimalai, Polur Taluk,
Thiruvannamalai District – 606 751
Mobile: +91 97870 73260 / 99444 16571
Connectivity
The Temple is located at about 2.5 Kms from Kalasapakkam Bus Stand, 3 Kms from Kalasapakkam, 6.5 Kms from Polur, 8.5 Kms from Agaram Sibbandi Railway Station, 28 Kms from Thiruvannamalai, 30 Kms from Thiruvannamalai Railway Station, 160 Kms from Chennai Airport and 174 Kms from Chennai. Regular Buses are available from all parts of Thiruvannamalai and neighboring districts to Kalasapakkam. The Temple is conveniently connected to Kalasapakkam Bus Stand.
Location

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