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Thirukkozhi Temple

Thirukkozhi Temple is situated at Urayoor in Tiruchirapalli District, in Tamil Nadu, 2 miles from Tiruchirapalli Junction Railway station. The temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu, known by the name Azhagiya Manavala Perumal. The idol of the deity is shown in a standing position. According to legends, this temple was constructed to celebrate the wedding of Lord Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi. An annual festival called ‘revathi natchatiram’, which lasts for 10 days is celebrated here.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Tiruchirapalli


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