Pakkapuresar Temple is situated at Achirupakkam in Kanchipuram District
. The temple is one of the 275 Shivasthalams
in Tamil Nadu
. The presiding deity here is Lord Pakkapuresar (Shiva
). There is also a worship place for Goddess Sundaranayagi. The Sthala Teertham
is Deva teertham and the Sthala Vriksham (sacred tree) is Konrai Maram. Sage Sambandar is said to have praised the lord through his pathigams. Chennai
is approximately 90 km away.