Thirukkozhi Temple is situated at Urayoor in
, 2 miles from
Tiruchirapalli Junction Railway station
. The temple is dedicated to
, 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
. An annual festival called ‘revathi natchatiram’, which lasts for 10 days is celebrated here.
Updated on 7th June, 2005
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