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Agastiswarar Temple

Agastiswarar Temple is located at Thiruchchunai in Madurai District. The temple deities are Lord Agastiswarar and Goddess Padalambikai. The temple is on top of a rock and can be seen from a distance. It is on the way from Madurai to Tiruchirapalli. Legend has it that when Sage Agastyar was passing this way, he worshipped Lord Shiva on top of the rock, after installing a shivlinga there. The temple is 2 km from Karungalakkudi bus stop.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Madurai


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