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The Aalayas of Andhra Pradesh The Mandirs Of Maharastra
Mighty Atoms For Tiny Tots Lord Siva Of Sri Kalahasthi
Bhagawan Vithoba Of Pandharpur Bizarre Beliefs And Odd Traditions
Asoka Priyadarsin The Mother Of Melmaruvathur And Her Miracles
Vishnu Mayam Jagat Sarvam Sakti Mayam
The Temples Of Tamilnadu Hindu Ethos In Capsules - Vol I

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TAMILNADU - INDEX

Author

Palani - Dandayudhapani Temple

Introduction about Author K.K.Moorthy.



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Palani, the tri-syallabled word that treasures up several legends and myths is a combination of two meaningful words PALA-NEE.

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Tiruchendur - Bala Subrahmanyaswamy Temple

Tirupparakundram - Murugan Temple

Of the six sacred abodes - Arupadi Veedus of Shanmuga, the Chief Field-Marshal of the celestial army.

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It is the venue of Lord Muruga's wedding with Devasena the lovely daughter of Devendra, the king of gods.

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Tiruttani - Subrahmanyaswamy Temple

Palamudircholai - Murugan Temple

This is one of the six reputed hill temples of Lord Muruga, occupying much coveted place in legends and devotional literature.

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It is one of the Six Hill abodes of Muruga. A few miles off Alagar boil hill temple.

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Swamimalai - Swaminathaswamy Temple

Ilanji - Ilanji Andavar Temple

It is situated on the other side of the river Cauvery in the temple city called Kumbhakonam.  

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It is situated on the other side of the river Cauvery in the temple city called Kumbhakonam. 

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Gatikachalam - Kadikachala Muruga Temple

Rettipatti - Kandagiri Dandayudhapani Temple

This is a hill temple renowned for the curing of snake bite. Atop the hill, in the garbhagriha, a charming archamurti is installed.

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It is a hill temple enshrining the images of Kandan - a popular name for Subrahmanya and hence the hill is called Kandagiri.

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Chinnaalapatti Nangumukha Murugan Temple

Yettikudi - Velavan Temple

This temple has a fantastic legend revealing the inimitable boyhood sports of Muruga and their aftermath. 

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Thiruvaimoor is another name for this holy kshetra Yettikudi. And as it was over grown with Yetti trees once.

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Enkan - Shanmuga Temple

Kumaragiri - Dandayudhpani Temple

The Moolavar of this famous temple has acquired the attribute of asritarakshaka-Protector of the dependents.

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Philanthropists and devout bhaktas strive incessantly to turn the moor-lost mankind go god-wards. 

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Konkanagiri - Vattamalai Murugan Temple

Ratnagiri - Murugan Temple

This famous ancient temple dedicated to Muruga has the special distinction of being visited by the famous Saiva saint Arunagirinathar once.

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This hallowed Murugan shrine came into existence by the indefatigable efforts of one Muruga bhakta called Ratnagiri Swamigal.

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Kunrakudi - Kumaran Temple

Videeswaran Koil - Selvamuthu Kumaraswamy Temple

This peacock shaped hill temple houses many adorable gods both on the top of the hill and at the foot of a charming little hill provided with flight of stairs. 

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Despite being an integral part of the world-renowned Vaideeswaran temple, this imposing sannidhi has special and unique. 

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Kumarakoil - Kumaran Temple

Madras - Kumarakottam - Kumaran Temple

The legend of Murugan meeting Valli for the first, and the rebuffs he received from that haughty-headed.

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Lying in the busy commercial centre of Madras - the metropolitan capital of Tamil Nadu.

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Vadapalani - Dandayudhapani Temple

Kandakottam - Muthukumaraswamy Temple

Just like conjurers materialising fantastic objects with the dexterity of their hands, this much-hallowed.

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The origin of this temple is quite fantastic, and it emerged by the divine will communicated to two merchants living in Madras.

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Kanchi Kumarakottam - Somaskandar Temple

Kanchamalai - Balamurugan Temple

Error is error, committed by god, god man or man. And it is accompanied by castigation and ends with retribution. 

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Yet this is another benefaction made by a Siddhar whose soul force won the hearts of devout bhaktas.

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Sivanmalai - Subrahmanyaswamy Temple

Kapilaramalai - Balamurugan Temple

This hill-temple has been consecrated by the deep penance of a Siva bhakta of great renown.

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Kapiladevar, one of the great Maharshis did penance atop the hill and his desires were fulfilled with the infinite mercy of the presiding deity.

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Tindalmalai - Murugan Temple

Kalugumalai - Murugan Temple

Lying in close proximity to Erode, the flourishing industrial town of Tamil Nadu.

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Kalugumalai Muruga Bhagawan is the much sought-after daivam for reasons more than one. 

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Surilmalai - Murugan Temple

Viralimalai - Murugan Temple

Famous in legends and literature, this much-hallowed and frequently visited yatrasthala is drawing a steady stream of visitors throughout the year.

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This hill temple has a fascinating legend that highlights the unexcelled glory of the presiding deity Murugan.

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Kudimiyamalai - Kuduminathan Temple

Marudamalai - Subrahmanya Temple

Here is an ancient temple with an exciting sthalapurana imbued with mystery of rare kind. 

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This seat of Muruga set against the back drop of high hills.

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Tiruvannamalai - Murugan Temple

Sennimalai - Kumaran Temple

Thiruvannamalai, a prominent Saiva kshetra of eternal spiritual significance is occupying one of the highest places in the Saivagamas.

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Over and above this lofty hill, about 420 metres high, there lies a beautiful temple dedicated to Muruga.

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Vallimalai - Murugan Temple

Tirumalai - Tirumalai Kumara Temple

Famous in song and legend as the birth place of Valli, the darling spouse of Lord Subrahmanya.

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In this holy Muruga kshetra, the Saptamatrukas are adored with unprecedented ardour.

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Tiruporur - Kumaran Temple

Kielvelur - Balasubrahmanya Temple

Deemed the august war theatre, where the most formidable war was fought against Surapadma.

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Situated on the bank of Adampokki, a tributary of holy Cauvery, visited by Siva Peruman.

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Chettikulam - Aandikola Murugan Temple

Tiruvidaikuli - Sivasubrahmanya Temple

This ancient Muruga kshetra built on the top of a hill has the special distinction of commanding two flights.. 

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This two-in-one ancient holy kshetra has a great legendary significance and it is drawing unending streams of devotees throughout the year.

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Yelathur - Kandaperuman Temple

Karamadai - Kurundamalai Murugan Temple

Here is a hill temple unique in construction and sacrosant  in divinity. 

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It is a holy hill temple dedicated to Murugan. It is a temple with a difference. 

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Andavarkuppam - Murugan Temple

Sikkal - Singaravelan Temple

This is a unique Muruga kshetra with a fantastic and rare traditions.

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The sthalapurana of this hoary temple takes us back to Krita Yuga.

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Mailam - Murugan Temple

Voilur - Adikumara Temple

The legend of this kshetra begins with the end of Surapadma's atrocious rule and his tearful appeal to Lord to accept him as his mount.

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Famous as Agneeswaram in legends, it is an ancient tempt housing many highest divinities, such as Lord Siva, Muruga.

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Tirumurgan Poondi - Murugan Temple

Tiruchengodu - Murugan Temple

The legends of this kshetra envisage the glory of Lord Maheswar and the power of devotion through the life of Sundaramurti Nayanar.

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This is one of the ancient Saiva kshetras of unparalleled spiritual significance and legendary importance.

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