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Tirumeninathar Temple

Tirumeninathar Temple, located at Tiruchuzhiyal in Virudhunagar District, spans an area of about 45000 square feet. The temple deity is Tirumeninathar. Goddess Thunaimalainayagi is also worshipped here. The Sthala teertham is Pralaya teertham. Saint Sundarar is said to have composed pathigams in praise of the lord. Major festivals celebrated here are Palani Andavar festival in Thai (mid January - mid February), the grand Brahmotsavam in Panguni (mid March - mid April) and the Amman Tapas festival in the month of Aadi (mid July - mid August). The temple can be accessed from Virudunagar which is 31 km away.

Updated on 13th September, 2015
District: Virudhunagar


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