This sacred sannidhi forms an integral part of
temple, a pilgrim centre of global eminence and the
El Dorado of AIwars in particular. Both the archamurthis poongavali Tayar and
Trivikrama swamy are known for their
grant of boons and so are drawing a steady streams of devout
bhaktas since Krita yoga. Built in the Dravidian architectural style, this temple is vast in dimension,
majestic in stature. Its tall towers and sturdy prakara with mahadwaras proclaim the rich endowments made by
of several dynasties. The Mother's sannidhi is independent and imposing
in stature and superb in sculpture adornments.
The icon placed on high dias looks exceedingly charming
and is decorated with dazzling diamond studded jewels and fragrant garlands. In front of the principal
icon is placed the processional
deity which is equally rather more to profusely beautified with jewels. They are
soul lifting and wring veneration, the moment one comes into arbit Elaborate
offered every day with due rituals. As she is favorably disposed
to her pious adorers, she is a much sought after goddess
of popular acclaim. Though the shrine is quite apart and
separate lying to the southern part of the main temple, every visitor
invariably worships her with great devotional fervour.
is 35 km off Tiruvannamalai the famous Saiva kshetra, accssible by train and bus.