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Arathuraiappar Temple

Arathuraiappar Temple is situated at Tirunelvayil Arathurai, Cuddalore district in Tamil Nadu. The deity of this Shivasthalam is Lord Shiva known by the name Arathuraiappar. There is a worship place for Goddess Ananda Nayagi in the sanctum. The temple teertham is Vellaru. Saints Sambandar, Appar, and Sundarar have contributed pathigams in praise of the lord. One can approach the temple by traveling just 5 km from Pennadam railway station.

Updated on 2nd April, 2015
District: Cuddalore


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