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Padikkasalitha Nathar Temple

Padikkasalitha Nathar Temple is situated at Arisirkaraiputtur, in Thanjavur District. This shiva sthalam is about 8 km south-east of Kumbakonam. The temple was built at an elevation by Kochengannan Cholan. It was renovated during the reign of Raja Raja Chola I. There is also a separate worship place for Goddess Azhakambikai. The sthala teertham is Arisilaru. Saints Sambandar, Appar and Sundarar have contributed pathigams praising Lord Swarnapureeswarar.

Updated on 30th September, 2005
District: Thanjavur
Location: Arisirkaraiputtur


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