Sri Gokilambal Thirukameswarar Temple is a shrine with archeological and religious importance. It is located in Villianur, which is 10 km west of Pondicherry town
This temple, which dates back to the 12th century, excels in its architecture. Spread over 2 hectares area, it consists of two gopuras on the east and south, which are the rare example of excellent craftsmanship.
A Car Festival named Brahmotsavam is held here during May-June. Devotees, in large number, assemble here on this occasion. Nearby is Ousteri Lake, which is home to rare species of birds.