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TIRUVIZHANAGAR - TURAIKATTU VALLALAR TIRUKKOVIL

This old Siva temple is adorned with many sculptural beauties and so detains the visiting bhaktas with its architectural and sculptural splendours. The icon of Muruga is artistically chiselled and leaves an indelible impression on the viewers. Its sthalapurana recounts an exciting episode that bends the heads of the listeners in veneration. According to legend, one Sivabhakta by name Arulvittan was once carrying a basket of flowers to the Lord. White crossing the rivulet on the way, all on a sudden there came a heavy flood from up stream, and it was about to drag him down the fall. He then soulfully prayed to the Lord clutching the basket tightly, though his life was in great peril. Who else could come to his rescue except that All-benevolent Lord ? Lord Siva appeared and saved his life at the right time, in addition to giving Gnanopadesa for blissful life.

It lies 4 km off Mayuvaram commanding bus facilities.

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